September 19, 2018

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Chappy’s in no rush to get out of jail

You don’t have to be a saint to minister to the 4000 inmates at Long Bay and Silverwater Jails … but according to Fr Peter Carroll sometimes it would help. The gentle priest is chaplain to some of the state’s most violent prisoners, and says he is probably the only person he knows who is […]


A way through the fog: Tracey Rowland recovers the ‘both/and’ approach in Catholic Theology

Catholic Theology is the latest in Bloomsbury’s series that introduces the theological traditions of the major Christian churches – Anglican, Baptist, Lutheran, Methodist, Reformed and, now, Catholic – to those who want to learn more about their own faith, those wanting to understand better the rival but complementary theological traditions of fellow Christians, and those […]

Members of the emergency services rescue a woman from a flooded property in York City Center in northern England. Photo: CNS/Andrew Yates, Reuters

English priest, parishioners trapped by floods

A 78-year-old Catholic priest trapped in his home was among those rescued as floods ravaged the north of England. Elsewhere, another Catholic priest organised the rescue by boat of an elderly parishioner left stranded when a river broke its banks. Fr John Gott was in the kitchen of the rectory of the Church of the […]

Cardinal George Pell, prefect of the Vatican Secretariat for the Economy, talks with Cardinal Peter Erdo of Esztergom-Budapest, Hungary, on 13 October, 2014. Photo: CNS photoPaul Haring.

Kasper contribution ‘a bit disappointing’: Cardinal Pell interview

Cardinal George Pell has welcomed the assurance of Cardinal Lorenzo Baldisseri, general secretary of the synod, that there will be a paragraph-by-paragraph vote on final synod draft, saying he did not think many fathers would ultimately want to “on the other side” from Jesus and St Paul. The remarks were made in an extraordinary interview […]


Mark Shea: I Believe in One God, the Father Almighty – Part Eight

This is the conclusion of Mark Shea’s eight-part series on the first line of the Creed. Click here for Part One. Last time, in this space, we spoke of God’s willingness to allow his creatures the freedom to do evil and the redemption he brings out of that.  Our own experience of suffering bears witness to […]


Bonding Tips for Dads and Daughters

To win one of 10 copies of Madonna King’s Fathers and Daughters send your name, email address and contact number to [email protected] Good luck! By Madonna King When Dr Bruce Robinson, a leading cancer surgeon, tells a father his medical condition is terminal and he is facing certain death, they ask about the medical questions […]