Requiescat in Pace Fr Barry Swift


One-time seminary lecturer Fr Barry Swift, who had spent over 50 years as a priest across the Archdiocese of Sydney, has died at the age of 86.
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Sydney lay theologian Matt Tan to teach at Wagga Seminary


Dr Matthew Tan will take up the role when he moves to the New South Wales rural Diocese of Wagga Wagga
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Drawn to the Land Down Under


NSW southern highlands parish and Vinnies rescue a Belgian family stranded in Australia.
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Questions intensify over money flow


Mystery remains over some Vatican funds, says senator, while investigations continue.
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US bishops head seeks “wisdom, courage” for President Biden


Archbishop José H. Gomez said working with the second Catholic US president will be "unique".
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Sydney priest Fr Isidore Anantharaj dies aged 69


The parish of Blakehurst and Hurstville South is mourning its much-loved pastor.
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Brazil bishops plead for oxygen


In one Amazon city, COVID patients are dying from lack of oxygen in hospitals.
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Faithful mark Eileen’s centenary


A century after she died, Sydney’s homegrown order,  Our Lady’s Nurses for the Poor, gathered on Sunday to mark the passing into eternal life of their fou
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Padre in Paris: Fr Josh’s Mission trip to France


Australia’s lone Emmanuel Community priest, Fr Josh Miechels, is embarking on a two year mission trip  to Paris
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Simcha Fisher: The fairy tale of America


This has been a discouraging year. And yes, I mean 2021. There was a short spell toward the end of 2020 where I kept thinking how wonderful it was that, despite
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