E-News - Vol.9 No.7

From the Director - After all these years we are still afraid
Let us listen to the words of Pope Francis who said: "It is my burning desire that, during this Jubilee, the Christian people may reflect on the corporal and spiritual works of mercy." (more)
Fr Noel Connolly - A great welcome for ourselves Pope Francis - A glimpse of the future
Finally and perhaps most surprisingly I learnt the truth of Pope Francis’ challenge to us that we must befriend and draw close to the poor. (more)
Finally on the list for a decent home Finally on the list for a decent home
The family rented a small room used for dining and living. The kitchen was located near the seashore, some distance from the rented room. During the typhoon and the heavy rain seasons, the children would become in danger of being swept away. (more)
Promoter of dignity Promoter of dignity
Sr Mary Neylon SSC met with Andrea Garcia, a committed leader in Peru who accompanies many in their daily struggles and problems. (more)
Declan Coyle Reflection - "The Green Platform" - Positive Force for Change
"Continue to find joy in your life and bring joy to others. You are truly Good News for the suffering poor." (more)
A Catholic Season of Creation - Sundays of September (Year C) ONLINE RESOURCE: Catholic Season of Creation - Sundays of September (Year C)
This Catholic online resource can help believers face the 21st century ecological challenges and help implement Pope Francis' Laudato Si'. (more)
Fr Sean McDonagh Bringing Laudato Si’ to Life: From Vision to Action
'An Australian Speaking Tour' by Fr Sean McDonagh, a Columban missionary priest and one of the foremost Catholic proponents of ecological awareness. (more)