Call to Day of Solidarity with people of the Middle East

Archbishop Hart has asked all parishes of Melbourne to set aside Sunday 13 August as a day of solidarity with all people of the Middle East.  "There are many ways we can express our solidarity, "the Archbishop said, "firstly by prayer and secondly through a humanitarian response".

Rising Interest Rates Impact Low Income Households

Media Release: 2 August 2006

Frank Quinlan, Executive Director of Catholic Social Services Australia, said today’s interest rate hike, the second in three months, will have a serious impact on many Australian families, particularly those on low incomes who pay rent, and families with hefty mortgages.