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Brisbane's newest priests said they could feel the Holy Spirit at first Masses

Jun 14, 2024

"IT is real, it is real," newly-ordained Brisbane priest Fr Michael My Van Tran said about his first time celebrating the Eucharist at St Mary's Church, Ipswich, last Saturday. He said when he called upon the Holy Spirit to come down upon the gifts of...

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We have God's breath in our lungs and God's love in our hearts

Jun 14, 2024

By Terry Lees "... the Lord God formed the man out of the dust of the ground and blew into his nostrils the breath of life, and the man became a living being" (Genesis 2:7). FOLLOWING a stay in hospital and upon discharge, a 93-year-old man was asked...

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Real Talk continues Youth Theology of the Body Retreat success

Jun 13, 2024

REAL Talk's Hannah Tichbon is eager to share Jesus' life-giving message about love, relationships and fulfilment at the heart of Theology of the Body to young people at an upcoming retreat. "It really sets your faith alight," she said. The two day event...

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Who was St Anthony of Padua?

Jun 13, 2024

MOST people probably know St Anthony of Padua as the saint we pray to when looking for things we've lost. But St Anthony is much more than an ancient "find my iPhone". As a Doctor of the Church and a popular figure of holiness, St Anthony is one of the...

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Young people putting off children is no surprise, ACU sociologist warns

Jun 12, 2024

AUSTRALIA has not been at population replacement levels since the 1970s, but newly released data from RedBridge Group shows more than half of young people are putting off having children. Australian Catholic University sociologist Bryan Turner said the...

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Queensland Budget attempts to ease cost of living crisis

Jun 12, 2024

STATE treasurer Cameron Dick handed down the Queensland budget last night with a heavy focus on relieving rampant cost of living pressures. The budget plunges Queensland into a $2.6bn deficit, a decision the treasurer said "should never be an easy choice"...

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Bob Weatherall is fighting to see the remains of Indigenous Australians returned home

Jun 10, 2024

"WE had to kick the doors in, we had to drag them out," Bob Weatherall said, describing his life-long campaign to return the remains of Indigenous Australians held in museums and universities. It was not an easy vocation. "Moving the issue forward and...

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Sacred music is a universal language that reflects God's harmonious light, pope tells Catholic choirs

Jun 10, 2024

POPE Francis praised Catholic choir members of all ages on Saturday, calling music "a universal and immediate language". Choir members and musicians provided a "precious service" to the Church, he said in an audience with parish and diocesan choirs, scholae...

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Britt Gurnett takes on dual principalship with Brisbane Catholic Education's first online school

Jun 10, 2024

IN a click-worthy move, Britt Gurnett has not only been appointed as the Principal of St John Fisher College Bracken Ridge but also the principal of Brisbane Catholic Education's first online school, FisherONE Online Education. FisherONE evolved with...

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Toowoomba mum brings Pietra Fitness to Australia, a uniquely Catholic way to refresh mind, body and soul

Jun 9, 2024

TOOWOOMBA Catholic personal trainer Fiona Webb says Pietra Fitness is a fantastic new way to get your body moving in an authentically Catholic space. "As a Catholic wife and mother, the truth that we are body, mind, and soul affects so much of our life,"...

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