DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: A week in review IMAGE Opinion & Comment

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: A week in review

February 20, 2017 Dr Michael Slattery

Last week we presented the Diocesan Teacher Scholarships to seven young people about to begin their studies to become teachers. Each has come from a Catholic school and wants to teach in a Catholic school.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Happy St Valentine’s Day to the romantics among us! IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Happy St Valentine’s Day to the romantics among us!

February 14, 2017 Comments Teresa Brierley

What a relief to have a cool change in the weather after the heat. I have no doubt that this has left us weary and in need of a good night’s sleep.

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: The year so far IMAGE Opinion & Comment

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: The year so far

February 13, 2017 Dr Michael Slattery

The beginning of the school year has permitted me to visit two of our diocesan schools and I was impressed with them both.

“I’m terminally ill and the debate on euthanasia scares me” IMAGE Opinion & Comment

“I’m terminally ill and the debate on euthanasia scares me”

February 08, 2017 Comments Julie Morgan

The doctors have told me that I have a few months to live; the cancer that began in my breast four years ago has now spread to my spine, ribs, hips and, more significantly, to my lungs.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: “The Lord often reveals to the younger what is best” IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: “The Lord often reveals to the younger what is best”

February 07, 2017 Comments Teresa Brierley

Once again, the week begins with Sunday and my sitting at the end of the weekend to scribe something to you about some aspect of life in our diocesan community.

Reality TV: Watching people behaving badly IMAGE Aurora Magazine

Reality TV: Watching people behaving badly

February 01, 2017 Comments Bishop Bill Wright

The New Year break gives someone like me a bit more time to catch up on popular culture. And it’s somewhat disturbing. Of course, the culture I’m seeing may not be all that popular. I’m talking about watching TV...

I’m blessed to call Australia home IMAGE Aurora Magazine

I’m blessed to call Australia home

February 01, 2017 Comments Shirley McHugh

Chair of the diocesan Social Justice Council, Shirley McHugh, reflects on our nation in the wake of Australia Day.

Peace and blessings of God be upon you IMAGE Aurora Magazine

Peace and blessings of God be upon you

February 01, 2017 Comments Farooq Rah

In the first column of a new series, Muslim Farooq Rah offers an introduction to a faith that is followed by some 1.7 billion believers.