Cath Talk Blog
1 in 5 or 735,403 Australian students currently attend 1,706 Catholic schools across the country. Catholic education is confident that under the 'Better school plan' no school will be worse off and funding arrangements will deliver significant increases over time for every child in the Catholic system.
British PM David Cameron has announced a crack down on online porn. Is it time to take the same action in Australia?
On Friday night Sydney time, Pope Francis announced the appointment of Bishop Julian Porteous as the new Archbishop of Hobart. Sydney will mourn the loss of this dynamic auxiliary bishop and the prayerfulness, energy and humility he brought to his work, but what can the people of Tasmania look forward to?
The Australian Catholic Migrant and Refugee Office call for Australia’s asylum seeker policies to be inspired by the centrality of human dignity and the obligation to care for our brothers and sisters who, in their desperation, ask for our welcome and assistance.
Pope Francis has arrived in Brazil "I am here to meet young people coming from all over the world, drawn to the open arms of Christ the Redeemer. They want to find a refuge in his embrace, close to his heart, to listen again to his clear and powerful appeal: “Go and make disciples of all nations”..
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