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Serving ‘God’s nobility’

28 May 2014 | Sr Anne Taylor RSC

From the outset, the Sisters of Charity have sought to serve the poor and marginalised above all others. As they celebrate 175 years in Australia, we look at how that vow of service has sown the seeds of many different ministries over the years.


Fair play for all

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28 May 2014 | Yazmine Lomax

Sporting super events like the FIFA World Cup and Olympic games are typically associated with the ideals of cooperation, fair play, and equality. The international hand of friendship is extended across oceans and continents in extravagant celebrations of athletic talent. But with Brazil about to take centre stage for the World Cup, a different picture is emerging of the impact of these events on marginalised communities. 


Laughing in church

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03 Mar 2014 | Fr James Martin SJ

Fr James Martin SJ explores when it's okay to have a chuckle at Mass.


AC Classroom: The Stations of the Resurrection

03 Mar 2014

The Stations of the Cross is a long-held Easter devotion in Catholic communities, a way of journeying with Christ through his suffering and crucifixion.


Letting your light shine

08 Jan 2014 | Aoife Connors

The first-ever Australian Catholic Youth Festival proved a roaring success - with an emphasis on the 'roaring'.


A Hail Mary away from victory

08 Jan 2014 | Gavin Abraham

 Can sport be used to get children excited about religion? A group of teachers in New South Wales decided to find out.


The recipe for a thriving parish

08 Jan 2014 | Clare Deignan

With the election of Pope Francis, parish priests have noticed an increase in Mass attendance. After decades of waning attendance numbers, this news is heartening, but keeping parishioners returning week after week based on papal enthusiasm could prove to be difficult. So what's a parish to do? 


Meredith’s ‘other dimension

08 Jan 2014 | Michael McVeigh

The organisers wouldn't call it 'God', but the Nolan family's influence on the Meredith Music Festival has helped make it something more than just a concert for those who go each year.


Welcoming the homeless

08 Oct 2013 | Giselle Lapitan

Marist Youth Care CEO Cate Sydes says tackling homelessness will make it easier to get young people on the margins on track to better lives.


Welcoming the boats

08 Oct 2013 | Fatima Measham

Stella Maris Seafarers provides a home away from home for itinerant workers.


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