The Didache

Published in Church and Life (1822) 8.9.2011-27.9.2011 No 14 I presume you may never have heard of this document.  Learned people say that it was written by the 12 apostles.  It was probably a result of the first meeting of ...

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Of Modern Day Miracles

Dr Andrew Thomas Kania Published in Church and Life (1820) 28.07.11 – 24.08.11 No12 Pg 2 The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary defines the word ‘miracle’ as a “Marvellous event not ascribable to human or natural agency, and therefore attributed to ...

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One in Being, and undevided

 by Dr Andrew Thomas Kania Published in Church and Life (1821) 25.8.2011 – 7.9.2011 No 13 pg2 Of the three great religions of the world that spring out from the bosom of Abraham; it is the Christian religion with its ...

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Valid Baptism and confirmation

Ask the priest Question: I was was married in 1994 by a notary public.  At that time I was without any religion, living a secular lifestyle.  A few months later my son came into the world.  Soon after his birth, I ...

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I need a Father

Ask the Priest Question: Hi, I’ve got a problem I’ve been struggling with for quite a while. You see, I do not have a father. My biological dad was an alcoholic who died when I was 14, and even before ...

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Fr Danylo Novak

    28.7.29 Born in Yugoslavia Ordination 5.3.1966 by Cardinal Yoseph Slipy Served: Yugoslavia, Rome, Buenos Aires, Perth, Geelong Fr Novak of Brisbane (Retired} spent many years in Argentina, where he was a famous missionary and travelled to many cities ...

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Tempted to Leave the Church

Ask the Priest Question: I was baptized at birth and am a Catholic.  Although I do not attend church every Sunday I still have faith, but I feel a little alienated by the church structures and child abuse revelations which have been ...

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Marriage

Ask the Priest  Question Hi, I hope you are having a wonderful day. I had a question about my marriage. My husband and I got married in a civil ceremony with the Justice of the Peace. Years later, we both ...

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