Countering Islamophobia IMAGE Aurora

Countering Islamophobia

May 03, 2017 Comments Patrick McInerney

Islam continues to be prominent in news reports, usually for all the wrong reasons. Editor of Bridges (see below), Columban Patrick McInerney, offers helpful suggestions to those who want to penetrate beyond the headlines. In doing so, he echoes the documents of the Second Vatican Council.  

What would Jesus do? IMAGE Aurora

What would Jesus do?

May 03, 2017 Comments Michael O’Connor

In the season of Easter, this is an apt question.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: we all need each other, none of us is an island IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: we all need each other, none of us is an island

May 02, 2017 Comments Teresa Brierley

We seem to have moved from summer to winter in the past week. Many of us are unprepared for this sudden change of season, which can be a metaphor for life.

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: Launch of Learning Framework IMAGE Opinion & Comment

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: Launch of Learning Framework

May 01, 2017 Dr Michael Slattery

The Catholic Schools Office was proud to launch The Learning Framework last week at St Joseph’s Lochinvar.

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: Anzac Day IMAGE Opinion & Comment

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: Anzac Day

April 24, 2017 Dr Michael Slattery

This week we remember all Australians who served and died in war and on operational service. 

While Syria suffers, Iraq, Libya and Vietnam come to mind IMAGE Opinion & Comment

While Syria suffers, Iraq, Libya and Vietnam come to mind

April 21, 2017 Comments Jason Von Meding

A local commentator unpacks the recent US attack on Syria. 

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Prayer and reflection for Easter and Anzac Day IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Prayer and reflection for Easter and Anzac Day

April 21, 2017 Comments Teresa Brierley

I am conscious in writing this message that it will be sent on the eve of Anzac Day. This day, like many major days of remembrance, brings with it a mixture of stories, memories and emotions.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Alleluia, Jesus is risen. Let us be glad and rejoice. IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Alleluia, Jesus is risen. Let us be glad and rejoice.

April 18, 2017 Teresa Brierley

Holy Week, the Chrism Mass (Mass of the Oils) and the Triduum have been celebrated with excellence and exuberance at the Sacred Heart Cathedral. I hope you feel elated by the gift of these ceremonies in your own local churches.