Passion Sunday

Fr Gilbride’s Homily March 21st, 2021 – MHM   Today we begin Passiontide: we have entered the final stretch of Lent before Easter.  The liturgical focus now shifts towards our Lord’s [...]

There will be hell to pay

Written by BT Walters I recently took the time to read a master’s thesis written by a priest.  It was about ‘structural sin,’ but it read more like something out of the Marxist Handbook. It is a [...]

Et Verbum caro factum est

Written by BT Walters   The most important institution on earth is the Catholic Church. Given the current state of the Catholic Church, there would be people who might disagree with that [...]

Deep Listening or Deep Delusion?

Written by Kathy Thompson   The concept of ‘listening’ is very much a part of the post-Vatican lexicon and has been a particular focus during the initial stages of Australia’s Plenary [...]

Parramatta’s Education Fiasco

Written by James Parker   Controversy is ablaze in Western Sydney and, once again, it is all about education. The new draft religious education curriculum for the Catholic Diocese of [...]

Sacrifice Withheld

This article first appeared in the online version of the Catholic Weekly in the 19th April edition.   A couple of weeks ago, my friend and colleague Peter Holmes published an article [...]