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Writing a church history

Writing a church history

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In 1958 the small congregation of Catholics of Torquay decided to build a church. Till that time priests from St Mary’s in Geelong and later from St Bernard’s in Belmont had celebrated Mass irregularly in the Torquay Improvement Association Hall.

Millennium Development Goals Exhibition

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A free interactive exhibition about tackling world poverty organised by Caritas Australia and AusAID was recently launched at the BMW Edge Theatre, Federation Square and was open from 19 to 30 January.

Fitzroy shines in Advent

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Christmas 2009 was well and truly alive in the Fitzroy community, with hundreds of people of all ages and cultures turning out to celebrate the Faith Festival held on 13 December 2009.

Mary MacKillop's Victorian foundations

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On Wednesday 2 December From Humble Beginnings, the story of the Josephite Sisters in Victoria, was launched at Mary MacKillop Heritage Centre in East Melbourne by Josephine Cafagna. Josephine, the popular presenter of State Line, was educated by the Sisters of St Joseph.