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Acts of the Holy See
Acts of the Holy See
2 June 2010
OCEANIA/AUSTRALIA - Encounter for vocations ministry in Oceania
Sydney (Agenzia Fides) – Identify and adopt new ways and means to promote vocations in Oceania is the objective of the meeting to be held next week in Sydney with over 40 experts and Vocations Directors from Australia, ...
2 June 2010
OCEANIA/PAPUA NEW GUINEA - Indigenous population has lost rights to territory, natural resources
Port Moresby (Agenzia Fides) – Papua New Guinea’s indigenous people have lost their right to challenge developers and the state over deals involving their land and resources. Numbering some six million people, Papua ...
1 June 2010
OCEANIA/AUSTRALIA - Catholic bishops discuss modifications proposed by government coalition for migration policies
Sydney (Agenzia Fides) - The Australian Catholic Bishops are questioning the coalition’s proposed policy changes on immigration and say that a return to the Pacific Solution would show a lack of appreciation of the eth ...
27 May 2010
OCEANIA/AUSTRALIA - Student art exhibit for conclusion of Year for Priests
Sydney (Agenzia Fides) - Allow students - with their original forms of art, their talent, and their genuine inspiration - to express what they have perceived and reflected on in the Year for Priests and what relationship ...
22 May 2010
OCEANIA/AUSTRALIA - Bishops' petition to defend religious education in public schools
Sydney (Agenzia Fides) - The bishops of Australia have invited all dioceses of New South Wales to consider contributing to the petition which opposes the teaching of ethics classes in time set aside for Special Religious ...
18 May 2010
OCEANIA/AUSTRALIA - Thousands participate in “Mary - First Disciple,” third e-conference held by Australian Bishops' Conference
Broken Bay (Agenzia Fides) – The Mary - First Disciple National eConference goes live today to thousands of participants across the country and the globe this morning, with talks from scripture scholars, bishops and re ...
14 May 2010
OCEANIA - Bishops: challenges for Church in Oceania are building communion, sharing resources, responding to secularism
Sydney (Agenzia Fides) - “We face many challenges in our dioceses and countries including political and economic tensions in some places and the spread of a secularist mentality that seeks to exclude Christianity. Yet, ...
12 May 2010
OCEANIA/AUSTRALIA - Australian PMS show increase in donations to projects worldwide, despite financial crisis
Sydney (Agenzia Fides) - Despite Australian households being buffeted by the global financial crisis of late 2008, Catholic Mission’s donors defied all expectations with their generosity to our appeals in 2009, increas ...
11 May 2010
OCEANIA/AUSTRALIA - Taking the message of Christ forward: Bishops meeting in Sydney address the missions
Sydney (Agenzia Fides) – Nearly 100 bishops gathered in Sydney for the four-yearly assembly of the Federation of Catholic Bishops Conferences of Oceania (FCBCO), have been told about the importance of taking the messag ...
10 May 2010
OCEANIA/AUSTRALIA - Archbishop Wilson of Adelaide re-elected President of Australian Catholic Bishops Conference
Sydney (Agenzia Fides) - The bishops of Australia have re-elected Archbishop Philip Wilson, Archbishop of Adelaide, as the President of the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference (ACBC). Archbishop Wilson has been the Pr ...
5 May 2010
OCEANIA/AUSTRALIA - PMS Australia prays for Assembly Catholic Bishops' Conferences Oceania: “a fundamental forum for the debates and strategies of the Church's mission in the region”
Sidney (Agenzia Fides) – In view of the upcoming meeting of the members of the Federation of Catholic Bishops' Conferences Oceania (FCBCO), in Sydney 10 to 14 May, the Pontifical Mission Societies Australia sent best w ...
3 May 2010
OCEANIA/ SOLOMON ISLANDS - Education for girls ensures a better future
Honiara (Agenzia Fides) –Don Bosco Technical School in Honiara, Solomon Islands, in keeping with the third UN Millennium Goal to 'promote gender equality and empower women', has just launched a carpentry workshop for g ...
27 April 2010
OCEANIA/AUSTRALIA - “Mary - First Disciple”: new eConference from Church in Australia
Broken Bay (Agenzia Fides) - “Mary, First Disciple" is the theme of next eConference that will simultaneously link the entire Catholic Church in Australia on May 18, 2010, featuring the participation of faithful scatte ...
27 April 2010
OCEANIA/AUSTRALIA - “Project Compassion,” initiative of Caritas Australia, helping thousands in the world
Sydney (Agenzia Fides) – Project Compassion, the annual appeal by Caritas, continues to exceed expectations and donations across Australia have already exceeded those for the same period last year. In 2009, the interna ...
23 April 2010
OCEANIA/AUSTRALIA - Religious leaders join government in rejecting hypothesis of Human Rights Charter
Sydney (Agenzia Fides) – Religious leaders from the Catholic Church together with Anglicans, Muslims, Hindus and those from the Jewish faith have welcomed the Federal Government's decision to reject a proposal for a na ...
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