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Catholic Church open to everyone including LGBT: Pope Francis

The Pope has reaffirmed the Catholic Church is open to the gay community but with the caveat that "there are laws that regulate life inside the church".

Spanish chaplain in Canberra, Father Cabezon dies aged 80

A funeral will be held at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Watson this Friday for Father Rafael Cabezon OP (1943–2023), who died on Sunday 22 July.

Canberra nun scores a century

I’d like you to meet 100-year-old nun, Sister Veronica Dunphy, who’s on Whatsapp and has never said no to a spot of hang-gliding or a cruise on a Harley Davidson.

Father of deceased ex-choirboy sues George Pell, Catholic Church

A father of a deceased ex-choirboy is suing Cardinal George Pell and the Catholic Archdiocese of Melbourne.

Over 200,000 French clergy abuse victims

An investigation into sexual abuse in the French Catholic Church has found that an estimated 216,000 children were victims of abuse by clergy since 1950, says Jean-Marc Sauve, head of the commission that compiled the report.