The Archdiocese of Melbourne has been found to have ignored, dismissed or covered up allegations of child abuse by seven of its priests in a bid to protect the Church's reputation and avoid scandal, The Age reports.
Myanmar’s neighbours were watching the Pope’s recent visit closely, worried that the country's treatment of the Rohingya Muslims could inflame inter-religious conflicts in the region, writes Redemptorist Bruce Duncan.
Describing them as “authentic magisterium,” Pope Francis ordered the official publication of his letter to Argentine bishops on their guidelines for the interpretation of Amoris Laetitia, CNS reports.
A major ecumenical conference addressing Christian persecution in the Middle East and the Holy Lands is being held this week in Washington, The Tablet reports.
Retiring Wollongong Bishop Peter Ingham says leading the Diocese for 16 years was "the privilege of my life", the Illawarra Mercury reports.
A “parish transformer” will be a keynote speaker at PROCLAIM 2018, the national conference that inspires, equips and encourages Catholic communities, reports the Brisbane Archdiocese.
Fundraisers from 10 Catholic organisations gathered at Catholic Mission’s office in North Sydney on Monday to learn more about the Fundraising Institute of Australia’s new Code of Conduct.
People with a devotion to Our Lady of Guadalupe have fewer health issues related to stress, according to a University of Alabama study, The Catholic Herald reports.
Labor will vote against rolling out cashless debit cards across two new trial sites, putting at risk the program's expansion, News.com.au reports.
Gillian Triggs, the former head of the Australian Human Rights Commission, has called the government's treatment of Manus Island detainees "inhumane", insisting the men be brought to Australia, Nine News reports.
The Australian Catholic Youth Festival begins on Thursday. And everything indicates that the occasion will be, as the young are fond of saying, awesome, writes Peter Rosengren in The Catholic Weekly.
The Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network has released the latest Pope Video, reflecting Pope Francis' December prayer intention, which is for the elderly, Zenit reports.
A Federal Labor MP says the potential repercussions of voluntary euthanasia “are too horrible to contemplate”, The West Australian reports.
Pope Francis yesterday released his message for the 2018 World Day of Prayer for Vocations, reflecting on the three aspects of every vocation: listening, discerning, and living, Vatican Radio reports.
Victorian Catholic schools will soon receive millions more in Commonwealth funding for students with a disability than state schools, The Age reports.
Thousands of motorcyclists hit the road on Sunday for the Motorcycle Riders Association of South Australia’s annual Toy Run to benefit the St Vincent de Paul Society, The Advertiser reports.
Grief to Grace retreat director Anne Sherston is changing the lives of abuse survivors, writes Emilie Ng in The Catholic Leader.
The Alma Nuns in East Timor’s capital of Dili tend to many of the nation’s disabled children, and are starting to be widely acknowledged for their amazing work, writes Paulie Stewart on the Jesuit Mission website.