The Church offers ‘essential services’ says Vatican official


For believers, faith practice is "the highest of essential services," the Vatican foreign minister said.
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Catholic education celebrates 200 years


Australian Catholic's unique educational heritage is unmatched in the world.
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Stay in touch with The Catholic Weekly


Stay up to date while the Facebook page remains affected by a ban on local news outlets.
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Sydney’s link to Nobel Peace Prize nominee


Local Catholics' joy as a man whose work they have supported for years is considered for prize.
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Labour laws must be fair to workers, leaders urge


Leading groups such as Catholic Social Services Australia and Vinnies say reform plans must be revisited.
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Colombian bishop uses fire truck to bless city


Desperate times call for creative measures in Buenaventura, a city rocked by poverty and increasing violence.
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Aid to the Church in Need founder was accused of assault


Charity says it responded appropriately after the allegation came to light.
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Archbishop Fisher lifts dispensation as restrictions ease


Changes across greater Sydney bring relief to parishes in time for the beginning of Lent.
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Melkites mark 130 year milestone in Australia


Oceania’s oldest Eastern Christian community celebrate their 130th year of ecclesiastic existence in Australia.
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Drive to teach the Good News brings joy


Archbishop honours sharers of God's Word in state schools, catechists on fire to serve the Gospel.
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