The Southern Cross

International star for Adelaide festival

By Rebecca DiGirolamo Texan-born singer/songwriter Steve Angrisano was 15 years old when he attended his first Catholic youth concert. “It was a turning point for me to experience a faith … Continue reading

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Plea from son of euthanised woman

By Rebecca DiGirolamo The son of a clinically depressed woman euthanised under Belgium’s liberal laws has warned Australian politicians against legalising euthanasia. “This is your future,” Tom Mortier repeatedly said … Continue reading

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Returned asylum seekers beaten

By Rebecca DiGirolamo A Vietnamese fisherman who was repeatedly beaten by Vietnamese police and is being supported in Adelaide by the Catholic Church says asylum seekers recently returned to the … Continue reading

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Alpha takes off at Payneham

By Jenny Brinkworth Payneham parish is taking the lead in the introduction of a Christian faith program called Alpha which is growing in popularity around the world. The brainchild of … Continue reading

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SA moved by a man of grace

Father Timothy Radcliffe OP recently spent four weeks in South Australia, inspiring many people with his insightful reflections on faith in contemporary society and his travels around the globe. Last … Continue reading

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Christian persecution another modern genocide

By Rebecca DiGirolamo A Para Hills/Modbury parishioner whose father narrowly escaped the Armenian genocide 100 years ago wants the world’s religious leaders to speak out more fervently against the ongoing … Continue reading

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Community sprouts from garden

By Rebecca DiGirolamo A garden funded by Red Cross on Catholic Church land in Kilburn is connecting asylum seekers, parishioners, school students and neighbours to grow much more than just … Continue reading

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