Catholic Voice

  1. May 8

    Emphasis on family at farm-stay

    “God wills that all His gifts should come to us through Mary” (St. Bernard) BY JOHN MCLAURIN WHEN Pierre and Ruth Fakhry stayed for two nights at Hillview Farmstay it […]

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  2. May 8

    Invisible Mother

    IT ALL began to make sense, the blank stares, the lack of response, the way one of the kids will walk into the room while I’m on the phone and […]

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  3. May 8

    Church listens as youth speak

    BY MARK BOWLING YOUNG Catholic delegates have returned from a week-long meeting in Rome with Pope Francis, energised, enthused and calling for a more transparent and “authentic” Church. “Just for […]

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  4. May 8

    Lisa seeks strength amid the lows

    BY JOHN MCLAURIN LONELY is how Lisa* best describes her current situation in Canberra ahead of Mother’s Day this year. “I am sure this is the same for single mothers […]

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  5. May 8

    Gaudete et Exsultate: On the call to holiness in today’s world

    The third apostolic exhortation of Pope Francis’ pontificate was published on April 9. Shane Dwyer takes a closer look. WHAT defines a Catholic or, more importantly, what lies at the […]

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