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Life, like a gelateria

Monday 22 August 2016

Father Terrance W. Klein, America magazine – a reflection on the Mass readings for the 21st Sunday in Ordinary time. I’D START with stracciatella. It’s such a fun word to pronounce, and what’s there to explain? Other than to say, ‘It’s chocolate chip.’ Of course, they’d want to know how that was different from, the similar looking, bacio, and I’d explain that it was made with the famous chocolates from Perugia. Over here was cioccolato al arancia, dark chocolate with orange flavoring. Of course pistacchio was pistachio. Where’d...

Do this in remembrance of me

Thursday 2 June 2016

Br Mark O'Connor fms, Archbishop's Office for Evangelisation

RECENTLY, I was sitting at a cafe having a coffee in Smith Street, Collingwood. As I sat at a table in the front window I noticed there was a homeless man sitting in a nearby porch, alone.

Mothers teach us about the mercy of God

Friday 6 May 2016

Catherine Sheehan, Media and Communications Office.

WHAT IS IT that we are recognising and honouring every Mother’s Day? We are acknowledging and expressing gratitude for the specifically feminine way of parenting. This is evident by virtue of the fact that we celebrate Mother’s Day and Father’s Day each year, rather than just one big ‘Parent’s Day’.