Melbourne News

Oblates conference

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The annual meeting of the Asia-Oceania Regional Conference (AORC) of the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate was held in Melbourne recently, hosted by Fr Harry Dyer, OMI, the Australian Provincial.

Singles' speed challenge

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Not everyone would relish the challenge of impressing members of the opposite sex with one’s wit and charm in only six minutes but Melbourne Single Catholics found 40 singles who were nonetheless willing to engage in speed dating.

The living body of Christ

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I sat on the grassy knoll of the hill clutching a blue plastic mug of coca tea in my hands. The scent of the bitter leaves mixed with the freshness of the mountain air returned a sense of clarity to my altitude-affected mind.

Serra anniversary

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More than 100 people participated in a Mass at St Catherine Labouré Church, Moorabbin and 90 attended a dinner to mark the 40th anniversary of the Serra Club of Melbourne and 75th Anniversary of the first official meeting of Serra International in Seattle, Washington.