Inaugural Magdalene Award recipient announced IMAGE Local Church

Inaugural Magdalene Award recipient announced

March 14, 2017 Comments Katherine Muscat

Margo Nancarrow of Rutherford is the inaugural recipient of the Magdalene Award.

Answering the call for help IMAGE Local Church

Answering the call for help

March 09, 2017 Comments Barry Urwin

The Community Van which provides meals and social interaction with the homeless each Saturday afternoon at Islington Park has been off the road for repairs. As an interim measure the refugee services van has been used to transport the food items provide by OzHarvest to these clients.

GALLERY: Peter Lewis draws a crowd at the Assembly of Catholic Professionals luncheon IMAGE Local Church

GALLERY: Peter Lewis draws a crowd at the Assembly of Catholic Professionals luncheon

March 09, 2017 Comments Geri Williams

Award-winning newspaper cartoonist and fine artist, Peter Lewis, spoke to more than 40 people at the first Assembly of Catholic Professionals (ACP) luncheon for 2017, on Thursday 9 March.

Shrove Tuesday in Aberdeen IMAGE Local Church

Shrove Tuesday in Aberdeen

March 08, 2017 Comments Carol Bowen

St Thomas’ Catholic Church in Aberdeen hosted the parishioners of St Alban’s Muswellbrook, St Paul’s Spring Creek, St Mark’s Aberdeen and St James’ Muswellbrook on Shrove Tuesday.

Indigenous survivor and artist speaks at Caritas Dinner IMAGE Local Church

Indigenous survivor and artist speaks at Caritas Dinner

March 07, 2017 Comments Tracey Edstein

“When the headlines have gone, Caritas is still there.”

With these words, member of the diocesan Caritas Team, Patricia Banister, introduced the work of Caritas Australia, the international aid and development organisation of the Catholic Church in Australia.

Light to the Nations 2017 IMAGE Local Church

Light to the Nations 2017

March 03, 2017 Comments Sr Rosie Drum MGL

Easter is a challenging and life-giving reminder of the eternal love of God for God’s people. This year at Light to the Nations you too can be immersed in the death and resurrection of Jesus and in the process, encounter the real and living God in the present day.

Australian Bishops offer Lenten reflections IMAGE Local Church

Australian Bishops offer Lenten reflections

March 02, 2017 Comments Aoife Connors

Are you doing something special for Lent this year?

Keeping Mercy in focus with the sweet taste of honey IMAGE Aurora Magazine

Keeping Mercy in focus with the sweet taste of honey

March 01, 2017 Comments Margaret Swift

The parishes of Taree and Wingham are operating a small-scale project to keep alive the message of the Year of Mercy.