Cardinal Daniel DiNardo (CNS/Bob Roller)

Cardinal Daniel DiNardo, president of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, has pleaded for an audience with Pope Francis over the clerical sexual abuse crisis. Source: The Tablet.

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Scott Morrison and Dan Tehan (LNP)

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has put the new schools funding agreement high on his to-do list. Source: SBS News.

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Archbishop Mark Coleridge (ACBC)

Brisbane Archbishop Mark Coleridge has urged his flock to reject American-style “ideological warfare” over Queensland’s push to decriminalise abortion. Source: The Australian.

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Notre Dame University

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David Hodgett (left) and James Merlino at the forum (Melbourne Catholic)

The deputy leaders of Victoria’s Labor and Liberal parties attended the launch of Catholic Social Services Victoria’s 2018 state election brochure, which highlights key areas of concern for disadvantaged people. Source: Melbourne Catholic.

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Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Wikimedia/Indonesian Government)

Indonesian president Joko Widodo paid a visit to the headquarters of the Bishops’ Conference of Indonesia in Jakarta last week to improve ties with the Church. Source: Vatican News.

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Fr Hans Zollner (ACBC)

The Church in Australia is among the top five countries in adopting processes to safeguard children and vulnerable people, according to a key Vatican advisor. Source: ACBC Media Blog.

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The community care van assists the homeless in Parramatta (Australian Association Order of Malta)

The Order of Malta’s new community care van has hit the road in Sydney, bringing medical care and essential goods to homeless people in the region. Source: Catholic Outlook.

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Fr Erick Niyiragira carries a cross as he commits to the Passionists in 2015, the year before his ordination (Passionist Vocations)

I am in awe of the human capacity to survive, let alone the Christian capacity to forgive, writes Sr Elizabeth Murray SGS. Source: The Good Oil.

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Money raised by the Catholic Womens League will go towards pet enclosures at the crisis accommodation (Bigstock)

Pet-friendly accommodation is helping some South Australian women flee domestic violence. Source: The Southern Cross.

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The agency has provided adoption services for 95 years (Bigstock)

A New York Catholic agency will stop providing adoption and foster services because state rules do not allow it to maintain its practice of only placing children in homes with a mother and a father. Source: CNA.

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Rohingya refugees at a camp in Bangladesh protest on Rohingya Genocide Remembrance Day on August 25 (CNS/Monirul Alam, EPA)

A UN fact-finding mission has recommended senior military officials in Myanmar be prosecuted for genocide and war crimes against Rohingya Muslims and other ethnic minorities. Source: The Tablet.

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The NCEC is hoping to strike a better funding deal for Catholic schools (NCEC)

The Church has engaged management consultants to help head off a repeat of the education funding debacle that has cost its schools billions of dollars. Source: The Australian.

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Notre Dame University

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Andrew Hastie (Wikimedia/TheBardofPeel)

Religious freedom is one of the “bold policy changes” conservative Liberal MP Andrew Hastie is expecting under new Prime Minister Scott Morrison. Source: News.com.au.

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Fr Armado Picardal CSsR (Scala News/Redemptorists International)

A Redemptorist priest who was one of the earliest critics of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s deadly crackdown on drugs has gone into hiding due to fears he is being targeted by hitmen. Source: Crux.

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Principal Scott Donohoe (MNnews.today)

When Scott Donohoe steps into his role as foundation principal of the new Catholic high school in Port Stephens, he will join a community he has been working with from afar for close to a decade. Source: Newcastle Herald.

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Archbishop Timothy Costelloe SDB (The Record/Ron Tan)

Perth Archbishop Timothy Costelloe SDB has written a pastoral letter following a cross-party parliamentary committee report into end-of-life care in Western Australia. Source: Perth Archdiocese.

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The program attendees in Rome (ACU)

More than 30 Catholic school principals and educators have returned to Australia after attending a three-week Catholic leadership program at Australian Catholic University’s Rome campus.

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Pope Francis speaks to journalists on the papal plane yesterday (CNS/Paul Haring)

Pope Francis said Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano’s long document calling on him to resign is written in a way that people should be able to draw their own conclusions. Source: CNS.

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