A Queensland priest reflects on his accidental relationship with the Morcombe family, politicians are accused of scare tactics with boat people, the visit of St Xavier's relic labelled a blessing, and the Pontiff is asked to help replace Ricky Ponting (pictured) in the Australian cricket team.
New priest ordained in Tasmania (ABC)
Ethics classes no alternative to religious education (C-Mail)
Plea negotiations for accused priest (ABC)
Politicians accused of scare tactics over boat people (Catholic Weekly)
Relic visit a 'blessing for the Year of Grace' (Catholic Weekly)
Priest humbled by Morcombe family's faith (Catholic Leader)
Pontiff asked to help replace Ponting (Yahoo7)