Giving up sugar, taking up prayer

Thursday 29 October 2015

‘FAST AND PRAY’. This advice has been a Catholic staple for two millennia, and stretching back into the Old Testament. Ask any prophet, research any apparition or mystic and prayer and fasting will get a look in, writes Natasha Marsh.

Asylum seekers and refugees: What parishes can do

Thursday 23 April 2014
MANY Catholic parishes are active in welcoming and supporting asylum seekers and refugees in our communities. Many parishes across Victoria provide accommodation for asylum seeker families or are otherwise deeply involved in support and solidarity.

Bayside landmark: St Brigid's, Mordialloc

Monday 20 April 2015
THE year of the Melbourne Olympics, 1956, came at a time when the beachfront townships strung along the southern part of the Frankston railway line were in transformation from clusters of holiday houses in unmade sandy streets to full-blown suburbs.

Face to face with Shane Healy

Monday 20 April 2015
AS GENERAL manager of 3AW radio, Shane Healy worked with Rex Hunt and Sam Newman, covered countless VFL/AFL matches and broadcast the Commonwealth and Olympic games.

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