The Gonski review into schools funding did not mention the term ‘sector-blind’ (Bigstock)

The Morrison Government's schools funding fix is a step in the right direction for needs-based funding, writes Glenn Savage. Source: ABC News.

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Charities report having to dispose of worn-out clothes, broken appliances and even dirty nappies. (ABC News/Elise Smith)

Australian charitable recycling organisations are spending a staggering $13 million per year sending unusable donations to landfill. Source: ABC News.

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School principal Kerry White (Commonwealth Bank Teaching Awards)

An Adelaide Catholic school principal has won a $45,000 grant for his progressive education strategies. Source: The Advertiser.

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Notre Dame University

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Pope Francis greets Australian Sebastian Duhau during the offertory procession at the Synod opening Mass (Vatican Media)

Pope Francis opened the Church's youth Synod by urging participants to take their lead from younger generations and to avoid “falling into moralistic or elitist postures”. Source: The Tablet.

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Bishop Franco Mulakkal in police custody on September 19 (CNS/Sivaram V, Reuters)

An Indian bishop accused of raping a nun was denied bail yesterday by the Kerala High Court. Source: Crux.

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The Alma Nuns at the Jesuit Mission Indian Bazaar (Australian Jesuits)

The words "rest", "relax", and "day off" don’t feature in the lives of Sisters Anastasia and Gertrudis, two East Timorese Alma Nuns, writes Paulie Stewart. Source: Australian Jesuits.

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Vocal group Gospo Collective (The Southern Cross)

Young people won't need to travel to Panama for a World Youth Day experience next year, with Adelaide Archdiocese hosting a local celebration.

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Mercy Health says the building was designed with mental health patients in mind (Mercy Health)

A new 54-bed inpatient mental health unit has opened at Werribee Mercy Hospital in Melbourne’s west to care for the region’s most vulnerable mental health patients. Source: Melbourne Catholic.

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CRA members Sr Margaret Hinchey RSM, Sr Anne Lane PBVM and Sr Lorraine McCleary FDNSC (CRA)

Catholic Religious Australia has issued a statement of support for faith leaders and refugee advocates who are campaigning for more humane asylum policies.

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Dallas McInerney (CSNSW)

Funding analysis prepared for the NSW Teachers Federation shows the state Government has been underfunding its own government schools, Catholic Schools NSW said today.

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The Synod of Bishops on youth begins today (CNS/Paul Haring)

To strengthen young people in the faith, the Synod of Bishops will need to listen, interpret what they hear in the light of the Gospel and make decisions that lead to the Church’s renewal, a Brazilian cardinal has said. Source: CNS.

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Wentworth voters have expressed concern over Australia’s asylum-seeker policies (Pixabay)

Catholic leaders have joined refugee advocates and other faith representatives in a campaign in the New South Wales electorate of Wentworth calling for more humane asylum policies. Source: The Guardian.

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Notre Dame University

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Pope Francis celebrates Mass in the chapel of Domus Sanctae Marthae (CNS/Vatican Media)

Christians have guardian angels to encourage and guide them so they won’t become sluggish on their journey in life, Pope Francis said yesterday. Source: Crux.

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Funds raised will help Vinnies provide immediate relief to vulnerable people (St Vincent De Paul Society)

“Drive-In, Sleep-In” is a new community event that focuses on those whose only option is to sleep in their car. Source: The eRecord.

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Anne-Marie Mioche (LinkedIn)

CatholicCare Wilcannia-Forbes in New South Wales has secured a $25,000 grant to support women experiencing family violence and homelessness.

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Alice Dunlop (The Southern Cross)

Pope Francis’ call “to care for our common home” is a message that resonates daily with South Australian education and sustainability consultant Alice Dunlop. Source: The Southern Cross.

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Fr Frank Brennan SJ, Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commissioner Kristen Hilton and UNSW’s Megan Davis with the Uluru Statement from the Heart (Eureka Street)

Regardless of previous discussions about Indigenous constitutional recognition, we all need to accept that the 2017 Uluru Statement from the Heart is the new starting point, writes Fr Frank Brennan SJ. Source: Eureka Street.

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Tim Grauel (ACBC)

The fastest-growing vocation in the Church in Australia has a new national coordinator. Source: ACBC Media Blog.

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From Parish of Our Lady of The Way, North Sydney & Lavender Bay. The first Mass of the day on YouTube

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