News

Decrease font size
Increase font size
Print this page
Home > Media > News
Sr Julianne Mary Tapping PBVM
19/4/1946 - 16/8/2020 Obituary Sister Julianne Tapping PBVM was born on April 19, 1946 to parents Phyllis and Pierre Tapping. She grew up in Sandy...Read more...
Let the light of Christ shine through you
By Cassia Sampaio, Director of the Office of Youth Evangelisation Have you ever experienced looking at someone and noticing that there is something...Read more...
St Robert Bellarmine, patron saint of catechists
Feast Day: September 17 St Robert Bellarmine was a learned Jesuit priest and cardinal whose prolific writings defended the Catholic faith in the time...Read more...
No mention of intolerable suffering in Victorian report
Victorians who are accessing assisted suicide aren’t choosing to die because of intolerable suffering – at least according to a report...Read more...
Assisted suicide may be extended to children after two years
The proposed Tasmanian legislation relates directly to those over 18, but makes provision for assisted dying to be extended to children. Section 142...Read more...
Catholic aged care provider wants nothing to do with assisted suicide
Southern Cross Care believes that Tasmania’s proposed assisted suicide legislation is “fatally flawed” says board chairperson...Read more...
Influence and the potential for pressure in assisted suicide
By Jeremy Prichard Associate Professor of Criminal Law, University of Tasmania A senior doctor from a mainland hospital, Chris, told me he thought...Read more...
Living and dying well
By Dr Helen Lord MB BS MPHC FAChPM GP and Palliative Medicine Specialist The hospice and palliative care movements have their roots in the early...Read more...
Human dignity requires a prohibition on killing
By Dr Brigid McKenna MBBS MBioeth FHEA Debate about ‘voluntary assisted dying’ evokes strong emotions and impassioned pleas for empathy...Read more...
We belong to one another
By Fr Richard Ross Parish priest of Bellerive-Lindisfarne Parish I have spent decades involved in youth ministry and high school chaplaincy roles...Read more...
Syndicate content