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I’m spiritual but not religious

Catechism UGCC

When you hear these words, which are spoken quite often, you also hear “you know what I mean”. Nearly one fifth of all Australians identify themselves as “spiritual but not religious”. The 2016 Australian census for the first time in ...

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Read in Church and Life’s May issue

Church and Life. May 2017

Bishop Peter Stasiuk article on our fallen heroes from the war in Eastern Ukraine Dr Andrew Kania’s article on the impact of leaders over the years Bishop Peter welcomes Your Eminence Cardinal Leonardo Sandri, Your Excellency Archbishop Adolfo Yllana, Apostolic ...

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Playing God (cf. Genesis 37: 12 – 36)

A lack of cultural sensitivity, a lack of historical awareness, a lack of political context, blended with sheer arrogance, pride and then completed with more than a little military clout – is a dangerous cocktail for any world leader to ...

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The Shadowlands (cf. Job 19: 25)

C. S. Lewis

Rarely in motion pictures are the eternal questions of love, suffering and life depicted with such a degree of sensitivity and poignancy then in the 1993 motion picture, Shadowlands; a dramatic portrayal of the famous British author, C. S. Lewis ...

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West Not North

Ukraine is European

When it comes to politics and faith, Kyiv has always looked west, never north, – writes Bishop Peter Stasiuk in his article for The Church and Life Newspaper. It seems that the only winds that blew down on Ukraine from ...

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Bishop Peter’s Easter Message

We as a church need re affirm that the Holy Spirit is talking to young people / photo catholicukes.org.au

Christ is Risen, Our theology is a theology that focuses on the resurrection of Jesus.   In the words of St John of Damascus: “We shall therefore rise again, our souls being once more united with our bodies, now made incorruptible ...

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Read in Church and Life’s March issue

Church and Life. March 2017

Cover – Bishop Peter Stasiuk’s article discussing issues youth issues of today. Page 2 – In Dr Andrew Kania’s article he discusses how love conquers all, how Christ’s love for us is stronger than anything. Page 3 – A summary ...

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