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Melbourne Prays: Taking the mission online

Friday 5 June 2020

Communications Office As the COVID-19 pandemic spread across the world, schools and churches were inevitably affected and began closing their doors. Where possible, communities shifted online, providing online learning modules and the livestreaming of Masses. But what of the community and social aspects of prayer? Looking for a creative way to bring people together for daily prayer, two priests from the Archdiocese of Melbourne—Fr Nicholas Pearce (Assistant Vocations Director and Parish Priest of Holy Family Mount Waverley) and Fr Marcus Goulding (Assistant Priest at St...

Father’s Kitchen Rules: ACU Melbourne Campus Ministry cooks up connection online

Wednesday 3 June 2020

ACU and Communications Office

With most Australian Catholic University (ACU) students and staff working off campus due to government restrictions, the Campus Ministry team is delivering a range of online initiatives to care for the pastoral needs and spiritual wellbeing of the ACU community during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Back to school: Phase one

Wednesday 27 May 2020

Catholic Education Melbourne 
Students and teachers in Melbourne’s Catholic schools were reunited as the first phase of the return to classroom teaching began yesterday. Following a student-free day on Monday to prepare learning areas, primary students in Prep, Years 1 and 2, secondary students studying VCE and VCAL, and all students in specialist schools returned to face-to-face learning.