News & Views
CRA and members of Religious congregations across Australia reflect on current issues in our world and our Church.
Catholic Religious Australia (CRA) received the Highly Commended award for the "Best Layout and Design-Online Publication" in the recent Australasian Catholic Press Association (ACPA) Awards for Excellence 2016.
A comprehensive strategy to enhance professional standards for the safeguarding of children and young people was announced in a media release on 7 September 2016 by Father Brian McCoy SJ, Provincial of the Australian Province of the Society of Jesus (Jesuits).
Some 2,000 young Catholics gathered in Merauke to remember the first evangelizing mission in the Papua region by the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, reports UCAN.
Vocation ministry is about helping others to discern their gifts, to make decisions about how to develop and express those gifts and to do so in ways that they know to be true to themselves, writes Christian Brother Julian McDonald.
If we have learnt anything as a society in recent years, surely we have learnt the evil of secrecy and how it is used to cover up behaviours which, in the open, would be completely unacceptable, writes CRA President Sister Ruth Durick osu.
In the wake of the exposé of the Don Dale Correctional Facility, we have the opportunity to advocate for a better future, writes Sister Leone Wittmack rsc to the Northern Territory CatholicCare community in a message that also speaks to those of us outraged by this injustice.
Mercy Sister Veronica Lawson will speak at this year's eConference on Tuesday, 20th of September 2016, hosted by the Broken Bay Institute (BBI) in partnership with the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference (ACBC).