TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Jesus-coloured glasses to view the world IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Jesus-coloured glasses to view the world

August 01, 2017 Comments Vivien Williams

As a diocese we take seriously the requirement to provide opportunities for people’s growth in faith, and over recent weeks Teresa has been speaking about our array of visiting speakers. Building so well on our previous visitors (Cardinal John Dew and Dr James McEvoy), our most recent guest, courtesy of the Catholic Schools Office – Professor Massimo Faggioli – really fired imaginations. Co-ordinator of Adult Faith Formation, Vivien Williams, reports.

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: How do we keep Vatican 11 alive in our communities IMAGE Opinion & Comment

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: How do we keep Vatican 11 alive in our communities

July 31, 2017 Dr Michael Slattery

Pope Francis was not present at the Second Vatican Council, but he has absorbed its relevance and meaning for directing the Catholic Church in the modern era.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Bringing together faith, family, fun and food IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Bringing together faith, family, fun and food

July 25, 2017 Comments Teresa Brierley

The final phrase spoken by Jesus at the end of this weekend’s Gospel reading (Mt 13:24-43) was “Listen, anyone who has ears!”

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: Visit by Professor Massimo Faggioli IMAGE Opinion & Comment

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: Visit by Professor Massimo Faggioli

July 24, 2017 Dr Michael Slattery

Last week the CSO RE & Spirituality Team hosted Professor Massimo Faggioli from Villa Nova Pensylvannia who addressed several diocesan groups on Vatican II and its history, relevance and impact upon society and the Catholic Church fifty years since the event.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: My Dear Young People IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: My Dear Young People

July 18, 2017 Comments Teresa Brierley

During the past week I have accompanied members of the Diocesan Council for Ministry with Young People (DCMYP) on a road trip to three locations in our diocese. This will continue again this week with visits to three other locations.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Listen to the voices of our day IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Listen to the voices of our day

July 11, 2017 Comments Teresa Brierley

Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest (Mt 11:28).

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Immersed in dialogue IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Immersed in dialogue

July 04, 2017 Comments Teresa Brierley

This message is prepared each week for the publication of our Tuesday diocesan e-news – Dio Update. This week’s Dio Update falls on 4 July, the day we remember as American Independence Day, the day in 1776 on which the then thirteen American colonies claimed their independence from the British Empire and became the United States of America.

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: Term 2 in summary IMAGE Opinion & Comment

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: Term 2 in summary

June 29, 2017 Dr Michael Slattery

During this term I have visited another 16 schools and those visits have proven to be highlights of the term.