News & Views
CRA and members of Religious congregations across Australia reflect on current issues in our world and our Church.
As we look back on this Jubilee Year of Mercy, we can be grateful for and proud of what has been achieved. Yet there is more to be done to help our nation fulfil its potential in the area of mercy, writes CRA President Sister Ruth Durick.
In a media release, the Truth Justice and Healing Council (TJHC) has welcomed the announcement by the Commonwealth Government that it will establish and run a national redress scheme for survivors of institutional child sexual abuse.
Nearly 500 priests and male religious are now registered on the state-of-the-art database making it easier to check the background of priests and brothers exercising a ministry in another diocese or church body.
Sister Anne Gardiner olsh AM was among four finalists nominated for the 2017 Northern Territory Senior Australian of the Year.
The Australian Province of the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart have published their policy on child protection entitled "Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults".
In 22 years living with homeless men, women and children, never have I seen such distress, writes Sister Carmel Hanson rsj, urging us to support the Right to Home Petition which calls on the New South Wales Government to deliver more affordable housing.
On Sunday 6th November 2016, the Australian Catholic Prisoners Pastoral Care Council (ACPPCC) will celebrate a ‘Jubilee for Prisoners’. Get resources to mark this Jubilee and reaffirm the values of human value and self worth in prayer, reflection and advocacy.