POPE FRANCIS,  SLAP, BAD EXAMPLE, ‘I APOLOGISE’

“Love makes us patient,” Pope Francis told faithful gathered to celebrate the feast of the Solemnity of Mary and the 53rd World Day of Peace.

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“We often lose our patience. Me too, and I apologize for the bad example I set yesterday,”...

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NEW BOOK BY MICHAEL FALLON MSC: JESUS OF NAZARETH as portrayed in the New Testament

To find the online text of this book (102) pages, go to Michael’s website, mbfallon.com

You will find the title in the first list of books on the home page. Click to Download.

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JESUS OF NAZARETH as...

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BLESSINGS FOR 2020, CELEBRATING MARY, MOTHER OF JESUS –

AND CELEBRATING THE MOTHERING OF GOD.

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THE MOTHERING  OF  GOD

Isaiah 66: 12-14,

For this is what the Lord says:

“I will extend peace to her like a river,
    and the wealth of nations like a flooding stream;
you will nurse and be...

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ROSEMARY TAYLOR RIP. SIGNIFICANT LIFE AND MISSION. VIETNAM.

Rosemary Taylor died last month and is to be buried on Thursday.

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The MSC connection is her brother, Fr Brian Taylor, who has been working in Japan for almost sixty years.  Her brother, Robert, spent some time as an MSC student.

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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS  AND BLESSINGS TO ALL OUR VISITORS

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Greetings to all visitors to our MSC Australia Province site and to those who receive our Province Facebook page.

And, just letting you know that we are taking a Christmas break until New Year’s Day when we will begin 2020 postings...

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EPIPHANY/REVELATION/EVANGELISATION - PLENARY COUNCIL 2020

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2020 in Australia is a potentially powerful year for the Church in Australia, with thought and action in prayer and discernment for the Plenary Council. An opportunity renewal and for the future of the Church.

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It seemed a good...

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RIP, BISHOP AMBROSE KIAPSENI MSC, EMERITUS BISHOP OF KAVIENG, NEW IRELAND

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News came at the end of last week of the death of Ambrose Kiapseni MSC.  He had been Bishop of Kavieng, New Ireland but resigned during 1918 and was succeeded by Bishop Rochus Tatamai, who was transferred from the...

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FIRST FRIDAY, JANUARY 2020, MONTHS OF BUSHFIRES, BUSHFIRES NOW

Each month the Chevalier Family Justice and Peace offer a theme for the First Friday.

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This month we have an intention here in Australia: our devastating bushfire destruction.

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  • Men and women have been injured. Some have...

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 DARAMALAN FAREWELL

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CANBERRA TIMES NEWS/ AND TOLD AGAIN IN THE CATHOLIC VOICE

End of an era as last priests and brothers leave Daramalan College/ and a visit of Archbishop Christopher Prowse.

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Canberra's Daramalan College was founded in 1962 by the priests and brothers of the...

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SOME SIGNIFICANT JANUARY DAYS FOR THE CHEVALIER FAMILY, 2020

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Archbishop Couppe MSC, See January 15th and January 31st

1 January,
Motherhood of God

6.January,:
Feast of the Epiphany - one of Chevalier's favourite feast. The true nature of God is manifested through the flesh of the infant...

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FAREWELL, THE CLIFFS, SHOREHAM

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The MSC are moving out of The Cliffs after 75 years or so.  That is, Brian Gallagher is moving out.

The Victoria-Tasmania community recently had a farewell gathering, prayer and a meal.  Photos of us and, for those who have not been to Shoreham recently, some...

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