The Southern Cross

Catholic couples speak on marriage

Following the success of the ‘yes’ vote in the Irish referendum on same sex marriage, debate in Australia has intensified with Opposition Leader Bill Shorten introducing to Federal Parliament a … Continue reading

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Prophetic call to protect the planet

Adelaide priest Father Denis Edwards has devoted much of his life to the study of, and writings on, the theology of ecology. Here he gives his initial thoughts on the … Continue reading

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Singing Papi`s praises

Papi Mulimanya shares his migration story of deep tragedy from the Democratic Republic of Congo to one of hope and new beginnings in Adelaide with Rebecca Digirolamo as part of … Continue reading

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Novel storytime enthralls thousands

Best-selling Diary of a Wombat author Jackie French achieved a near impossible feat recently at Tenison Woods College in Mt Gambier – she had nearly 1500 children from nine South-east … Continue reading

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Sharing blues can change its hue

Seventeen-year-old Darcy Nitschke has helped spearhead a mental health awareness campaign at Rostrevor College in the hope of raising much more than $1800. “I really think it’s about raising awareness … Continue reading

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Rhythm recognises refugees

By Rebecca DiGirolamo Cyriaque Bijenahagera spent 14 years in a Tanzanian refugee camp after fleeing from civil war in his homeland Burundi. Last month he was part of the South … Continue reading

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Giving witness to the call of Mercy

To celebrate the Year of Consecrated Life, The Southern Cross is looking at the contribution of Religious orders to South Australian life. This month Sister Teresa Flaherty rsm outlines the … Continue reading

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