INITIALLY the purpose of this letter was to point out to Richard Congram (CL 13/3/11) that a change of Federal Government would not necessarily solve his problem with the influence of the Greens.
A prominent Independent stated recently that the person aspiring to become Prime Minister was prepared to promise anything to achieve that position.
In the meantime, the news of the sudden passing of Fr Kevin Ryan has devastated us all. For so long through his Real Life column in The Catholic Leader Fr Kevin provided so many people with words of compassion and understanding and these will be sadly missed.
His understanding of everyday issues together with his deep spirituality will no longer be there for us as we commence our weekly journey with Christ.
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