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Postal plebiscite on “same-sex marriage” announced

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August 18, 2017

The Australian Government has announced there will be a postal plebiscite on whether the definition of marriage in the Marriage Act 1961 should be changed to include “same-sex marriage”. Ballot papers will be sent out to households on Tuesday, 12 September and all votes must be received back by Tuesday, 7 November. (ABS strongly encourages… Read More ›

Men, Women & the Mystery of Love

2017 FAITH IN MARRIAGE SEMINAR Men, Women & the Mystery of Love Guest Speaker: Dr Edward Sri, American Theologian, author of many books and Catholic speaker When: Friday 8th September, 7.30pm sharp  Address: St Patrick’s Cathedral Hall Parramatta Suggested donation: $10 per person Register: 8838 3460 or lmf@parra.catholic.org.au Website: http://www.parralmf.org.au To download a PDF version… Read More ›

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One Year to Go! Launch of Preparation for World Meeting of Families 2018   The Gospel of the Family: Joy for the World When: Sunday, 27th August 2017   Mt Schoenstatt Family Hall, 230 Fairlight Road, Mulgoa. An Event for all the Family! Find out about the World Meeting of Families taking place in Dublin, Ireland… Read More ›

“A Doctor-Assisted Disaster for Medicine” Event

Right to Life NSW, Right to Life Australia and The University of Notre Dame Australia invite you to hear first-hand the case for resisting the legalisation of assisted suicide in New South Wales. A bill permitting assisted suicide is set to be introduced to the NSW Parliament later this year. It has been drafted by a working group of… Read More ›

Catechesis of the Good Shepherd: Invitation to a keynote dinner

What is the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd? “The Catechesis of the Good Shepherd (COGS) (Montessori methodology in R.E) can now be found in parishes and schools in every continent of the world and has been adopted by the Missionaries of Charity in its work with children. It is an immensely powerful method of faith… Read More ›

Christian Witness in the Age of Militant Atheism’ event

Wednesday, 28th June, 7.30pm Mackillop Hall, St Aidan’s Parish, 9 Adelaide St, Rooty Hill In today’s society, it is becoming even harder to live out our Christian calling without being targeted, shamed or harassed for expressing traditional views in regards to the sacredness of life, marriage, gender and the family. • How do we live… Read More ›

Break Free-Exploring the Natural Alternatives to the Pill

Have you or do you know anyone who have experienced any side effects of The Pill and is there a natural alternative that’s just as effective? Yes there is! Come to this event and: * Get empowered with knowledge about your fertility. * Hear from accredited educators in natural fertility awareness methods * Hear practical… Read More ›

“Waiting for Gabriel” Seminar for Couples Hoping to Conceive – 20th November

Find out about the three main methods provided by natural fertility services. The Sympto Thermal Method; The Billings Ovulation Method®; The Creighton Model FertilityCare System/NaPro Technology

Diocesan Family Sunday – October 23

Featuring talks for parents and a separate program for children. Please see the flier below. “About the Speakers” beneath flier. If you would like your children to be part of the children’s program, please fill in their names and ages and send back to us. ABOUT THE SPEAKERS The Missionaries of Charity The Missionaries of Charity… Read More ›

Theology of the Body Retreat with Fr Thomas Loya – Mt Schoenstatt

To book your place, visit www.trybooking.com/214195