Living the Faith

By |2017-09-06T06:19:18+10:00March 30th, 2013|Categories: Articles, Ordinary Time|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The world today repeatedly writes off the Catholic Church as being irrelevant, so the fascination and buzz that has been generated by Pope Benedict retiring has been the source of substantial bemusement here at CathFamily! None-the-less, big things are afoot in the Church and in the world. In all the hype and hysteria, we present

A Year of Grace

By |2017-09-06T05:46:46+10:00January 30th, 2013|Categories: Articles, Ordinary Time|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

On Pentecost 2012 Australian Catholics begin a ‘Year of Grace’: a time for all to deepen our relationship with Jesus. In a courageous and humble statement, Australia’s bishops have committed themselves to a year-long journey of prayer and repentance. They will each direct their focus and energies on the person of Jesus, with particular emphasis