Cath Talk Blog

Thursday, 29 August 2013 07:17

Last week, the editors of the University of Sydney student magazine, Honi Soit, featured a collage of the genitalia of 18 female university students.  The covers were released and then removed from circulation on the advice of lawyers, concerned that the Student Representative Council could be committing the crime of publishing indecent material.

Thursday, 22 August 2013 22:14

This week, the Catholic Church in Australia celebrates Migrant & Refugee Week.  While the Church has done so for almost 100 years, the timing of this year’s celebrations appears especially providential.


Friday, 16 August 2013 05:07

This week, SBS hosted a discussion on same-sex marriage. Michael Cook was in the audience and writes here about his experience on the show.

Tuesday, 06 August 2013 22:31

Caritas Australia has called on the Rudd Government to stop treating the nation's foreign aid budget like a soft target.

Tuesday, 30 July 2013 04:55

World news has been captivated today by comments Pope Francis made about 'judging gay' people. Read here the full answer, the context of the answer, and how it is very much in line with longstanding Catholic teaching.