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Called to communion: Trinity Sunday

Friday 5 June 2020

Archbishop Peter A Comensoli
 
As we approach the Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity, Archbishop Peter A Comensoli invites us to contemplate the beautiful icon of the Trinity by Russian iconographer Rublev. "An icon is a window into the divine," he says, "and as you come to this icon there is, in a sense, room for us at the table."  

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 Anthony’s Parish South Melton)—took to social media to find a way to bring young university students together and provide a way of punctuating their school day with prayer.
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