2016 Nov | Accompany

By |2017-09-07T05:00:42+10:00November 7th, 2016|Categories: E-Magazines, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

From the Editor Marilyn Rodrigues In this edition we feature the testimonials and commentary of people who are walking with those whose life circumstances and choices make it difficult for them to feel that they belong in the Catholic family. Many same-sex attracted or gender questioning Catholics, for example, feel rejected by the Church rather

2016 Oct | Embrace

By |2017-10-25T04:50:13+10:00October 4th, 2016|Categories: Articles, Craft, E-Magazines, FRANKLY, Lifestyle, Manhood, Marriage, Parenting, Recipes, Rituals & Prayer|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

From the Editor Marilyn Rodrigues Marriages are central to the life of the Church, our culture and society. They are vital to our future. St Pope John Paul II said, “Humanity passes by way of the family” and as we know, marriage is the basis of family. The Church is deeply invested in the marriages

2016 July | Creation – Care of the Common Home

By |2017-09-07T04:42:05+10:00June 29th, 2016|Categories: Articles, E-Magazines, Lifestyle, Ordinary Time, Parenting|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

From the Editor Marilyn Rodrigues  On awe, praise and the care of creation Has your child ever been captivated by the sight of a full, golden, moon hanging low on the horizon, drawn to running water, or collected shells, rocks and sticks? It’s been one year since Pope Francis published his encyclical on the environment,

2016 April | Joy

By |2017-09-07T04:34:13+10:00March 22nd, 2016|Categories: E-Magazines, Lifestyle, Ordinary Time|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Pope Francis is big on joy. Not only is he always smiling and delighting in the people he meets, many of his writings express the joy he has in his faith. His first two (not counting the one he finished for Pope Benedict), The Joy of the Gospel and Praised Be!, are firmly planted in

A Vision of Mercy

By |2015-12-22T03:08:14+10:00December 22nd, 2015|Categories: Articles, Mercy|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Pope Francis has invited Catholics to experience in a new and deeper way the joy of giving and receiving mercy during the Jubilee year. In this way, he believes, the Church will be more effective at witnessing to God’s mercy. It is impossible to be genuinely merciful towards others, or even be fully aware of

FRANKLY: a game-changer in Catholic parish life

By |2018-11-14T15:46:44+10:00August 12th, 2015|Categories: Articles, FRANKLY, Media Release|Tags: , , , , , , |

Bursting onto the Catholic scene in parishes this Christmas, FRANKLY is a fresh new publication that will be a power house in evangelisation and a counter-balance to secular negativity about the Church. Visually rich in photography and design, and modelled on the warm and conversational style of Pope Francis, FRANKLY is designed to be given

Pray for the Synod on the Family

By |2017-09-07T02:02:20+10:00September 24th, 2014|Categories: Ordinary Time, Rituals & Prayer|Tags: , , , , , , |

Pope Francis has called all people to pray for him and the upcoming Synod on the Family. This will be a comprehensive review of the challenges facing marriage and family life across the world. The Synod starts on the 5th of October and ends on the 19th. Join us at CathFamily in praying for Pope