- Aug 4, 2021
Thousands of pro-life supporters demonstrated in the streets of Sydney, expressing their opposition to a bill in the New South Wales state parliament that would permit abortion until birth for any reason.
The most senior Catholic cleric found guilty of sexually abusing children will learn the outcome of his appeal on Wednesday though the verdict still may not be the final word on his convictions for molesting two choirboys in an Australian cathedral more than two decades ago.
About 1,000 young Catholic Australians left their homeland to participate in World Youth Day in Panama.
The Australian government will seek to pass religious discrimination protection legislation in 2019.
One group’s voice in some ways seems to be missing from a Synod of Bishops otherwise devoted to inclusion: People with disabilities.
After the first round of voting in the Oct. 3-28 Synod of Bishops, it’s become clear that this is Pope Francis’s event — his people, his rules, his approach.