Archbishop Anthony Fisher OP speaks at the Angelicum University in Rome on Saturday (CNS/Simon Caldwell)

St John Henry Newman’s insights into the function and meaning of conscience “could not be more timely” given widespread moral confusion in the Western world, said Sydney Archbishop Anthony Fisher OP. Source: Crux.

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Domenico Giani at work with Pope Francis in May (CNS/Paul Haring)

Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Domenico Giani, head of the Vatican police, nearly two weeks after an internal security notice was leaked to the Italian press. Source: CNS.

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The pregnant women

A British court ruled has ruled that it is in the best interest of a pregnant woman with severe learning disabilities to have an abortion. Source: CNA.

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Tim Hammond in the 2019 VAD Bill Considerations video (Vimeo)

A campaign to urge West Australian upper house members to rethink the state’s draft euthanasia legislation was launched yesterday, with former federal MP Tim Hammond warning the bill could lead to wrongful deaths. Source: WA Today.

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Scott Morrison at the National Prayer Breakfast at Parliament House yesterday (Phil Edwards/Vision Christian Media)

Prime Minister Scott Morrison promoted the power of prayer in a further demonstration he is perhaps the most religiously motivated prime minister of the modern era. Source: News.com.au.

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The charity submitted case studies as part of its submission to the the Senate Inquiry into the Adequacy of Newstart (St Vincent de Paul Society National Council)

During Anti-Poverty Week this week, the St Vincent de Paul Society National Council is highlighting case studies that demonstrate the extent and severity of hardship faced by people living on Newstart.

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Stained glass window and artist Kathleen Kemarre Wallace (ABC Alice Springs/Samantha Jonscher)

An Alice Springs church has installed a new sanctuary window that celebrates the blending of Catholic and Indigenous beliefs and to pay homage to its many Aboriginal parishioners. Source: ABC News.

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Sr Patricia Powell RSM (The Southern Cross)

Reconciliation with creation is the critical relationship confronting humanity, says Sr Patricia Powell RSM from the Rahamim Ecology Centre in the New South Wales of Bathurst. Source: The Southern Cross.

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Professor Greg Craven (ACU)

Universities should prioritise the teaching of Australian culture and history in the face of growing internationalisation of the higher education sector, Australian Catholic University's Greg Craven says. Source: The Australian.

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Margaret Quirk (ABC News/Andrew O’Connor)

A veteran West Australian Labor MP has blasted her own side over the handling of the euthanasia bill, accusing Premier Mark McGowan of treating backbenchers “with contempt”. Source: The West Australian.

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The growth in demand for food relief was highest in the Northern Territory, Queensland and Victoria.The report found the number of people seeking food relief increased by 22 per cent in the last year (Foodbank Hunger Report 2019)

One in five Australians went hungry once over the past year, according to a new survey that also finds demand for food bank services has increased by more than 20 per cent across Australia in 12 months. Source: The Guardian.

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Eliud Kipchoge (Wikimedia/Denis Barthel)

Family and friends of Kenyan marathoner Eliud Kipchoge say his record in running a marathon under two hours might have something to do with his deep Catholic faith. Source: CNA.

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A banner depicting St John Henry Newman t St Peter’s Basilica yesterday (CNS/Junno Arocho Esteves)

As Pope Francis named English Cardinal John Henry Newman a saint yesterday, he told Catholics that the goal of life is a transforming encounter with Jesus. Source: Catholic Herald.

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-An aerial view of a deforested area of the Amazon rainforest in Brazil (CNS/Nacho Doce, Reuters)

Catholics should admit their crimes against nature in confession, according to one prelate at the Vatican’s ongoing summit for the Amazon region. Source: Crux.

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Participants at the 2019 National Association of Deacons Conference Mass (The eRecord/Jamie O’Brien)

The Australian National Association of Deacons gathered in Fremantle for its fifth biennial conference, under the theme ‘The Father and I are one’. Source: The eRecord.

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Christian Porter (ABC News/Matt Roberts)

Attorney-General Christian Porter says he is convinced about the “achievability” of passing a religious discrimination bill, despite widespread criticism from church and community groups. Source: Sydney Morning Herald.

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St Patrick’s Cathedral, Melbourne (Bigstock)

A City of Melbourne councillor has proposed a motion that the council write to all the Catholic churches in the city, asking if they will abide by Victoria’s new mandatory reporting law. Source: The Age.

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