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Ash Wednesday a prayerful and reflective occasion
Finding ways to love your neighbour, the theme for Project Compassion, was Mersey Leven parish priest Fr Mike Delaney’s key message at an Ash...Read more...
Sisters of Charity celebrate 175 years in Australia
A new plaque was unveiled in March, at the Female Factory in South Hobart to commemorate 175 years of the Sisters of Charity in Australia. Emeritus...Read more...
UTAS welcomes new Volunteer Youth Leader
As the 2017 academic year commences, UTAS welcomes a new intake of students alongside a new Volunteer Youth Leader – Jemille West. After...Read more...
Tasmanian Anti-Discrimination Act has a ‘chilling effect on free speech’
The amendments approved last year to the Tasmanian Anti-Discrimination Act 1998 in the House of Assembly will likely come up for debate in early...Read more...
Life Matters: The cost of ‘voluntary assisted dying’
By Dr Brigid McKenna, Director, Office of Life, Marriage and Family The Canadian Medical Association Journal carried an article in January,...Read more...
Safe Communities – Protecting Children & Vulnerable People Project
In 2016, Archbishop Julian Porteous announced plans for the development of an Archdiocesan Safe Communities – Protecting Children and...Read more...
Gospel Matters: Inspired Books (March 2017)
Dr. Christine Wood, Director, Office of Evangelisation & Catechesis God is the author of Sacred Scripture. We cannot say this of any other...Read more...
Welcome to Kings Meadows Fr Desmond
On 1 February Fr Desmond Holm MSC returned to Tasmania after nearly 30 years, to serve as Parish Administrator at Kings Meadows. Over his first month...Read more...
New priory brings spiritual nourishment to Tasmania
In a momentous occasion for Tasmania, the Notre Dame Priory founded by Fr Pius Noonan launched in Hobart on 22 February at St Patrick’s Church...Read more...
Celebrating the sacraments with people with disability
The Australian Catholic Bishops Conference have demonstrated their commitment to improving the Church’s accessibility to all, through the...Read more...
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