By |2017-03-15T23:19:45+10:00April 9th, 2015|Categories: E-Magazines, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This ANZAC Day, we have gone to a little extra effort to mark the Centenary of the Gallipoli Campaign of WWI. We present to you here a story that is often overlooked in our mainstream histories and national rituals; the story of Catholic military chaplains. These men worked tirelessly for the material and spiritual well

Peace Prayer of St Francis of Assisi

By |2017-09-21T00:32:43+10:00July 31st, 2012|Categories: Activities, Rituals & Prayer|Tags: , , , , , , |

St Francis is well known for his commitment to poverty, simplicity and peace. During the fifth crusade, he travelled to the holy lands spending considerable time in dialogue with the Sultan of Egypt. This famous prayer first appeared during the First World War however, scholars do not believe that St Francis wrote it. It was

War & Peace

By |2017-09-06T04:58:31+10:00July 30th, 2012|Categories: Articles, Ordinary Time|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

People in the armed forces are called in a special way to be servants of peace. We can all do something to contribute to building up peace, by working to increase love and justice in our daily lives and wherever we find ourselves. Each country has its special days set aside for the commemoration of its