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Last edited 30th January 2014

It is already the end of January - where does the time go? If you made some resolutions for the New Year, and haven't followed through on them, don't give up! We can keep starting again over and over, and remember to ask for help when you need it.


Catholic Talk: An Open Letter to Rolling Stone Magazine
Last edited 31st January 2014

Visit this article for an excellent response by Catholic Talk regarding the Rolling Stone's recent article on Pope Francis...

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'Superpope' Artist Acclaims Pope Francis as a True Hero
Last edited 30th January 2014

Artist Mauro Pallotta revealed that his viral depiction of Pope Francis as a superhero was done to portray how the pontiff uses his papal authority “for the good.”

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500 Years of female portraits in western art (Classic Dump)
Last edited 29th January 2014

Music: Bach's Sarabande from Suite for Solo Cello No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007 performed by Yo-Yo MaNominated as Most Creative Video

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Social Justice in Lent - Poverty
Last edited 10th March 2014

Every Lent, we are called to "give alms" - which means giving some time to serve others who are less fortunate. This could mean giving money to a charity, feeding the poor, visiting the lonely, or raising awareness of the suffering of others in the community. Today we are putting a spotlight on poverty - specifically Caritas Australia's Project Compassion campaign for 2014!

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The Problem of Pot. A Reflection on the Increasing Legalisation of Marijuana
Last edited 27th January 2014

It is perhaps emblematic of our decadent times that the two most noteworthy legal maneuvers of late, occupying significant time and resources of the the legislative and judicial branches are: providing legal recognition to homosexual unions, and the legalisation of the smoking of marijuana. Welcome to the decadent West.

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Giving up Putting Others Down – Kym Keady on the Tall Poppy Syndrome
Last edited 23rd January 2014

A simple and powerful video addressing the topics of friendship and encouraging others in their talents and gifts. "Tall Poppy Syndrome" refers to the notion of pulling people down who excel or shine. This mini-movie encourages people to celebrate all that is good in people.

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Giving up Gossip for Lent - A Video with Kim Keady from Real Talk Australia
Last edited 11th March 2014

Have you ever had the twinge of guilt after you have taken part in gossip? It seems so exciting at the time to share gossip or to hear some new information about someone else, but then the feeling of worry comes over us.

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Time to clock off
Last edited 22nd January 2014

The world does not need a calendar which does away with traditional holidays to make us more efficient.


Film Review: "12 Years a Slave" - Hard to Watch, Impossible to Forget
Last edited 21st January 2014

Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave is a painful reminder of past injustice and boldly exhibits the ugliness and beauty which coexist in an unpopular truth of the human condition: without goodness – and virtue, which makes it felt – we are all victims of the evil inclinations in our nature; we are all slaves.

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