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St Michael’s mourns loss of “loved and respected” teacher

Andrew Colby

A GOLD Coast Catholic school is mourning the sudden loss of a popular teacher, who collapsed during an Australian Rules game last weekend. St Michael’s College, Merrimac, announced on Monday that teacher Andrew Colbey had died while playing for Coolangatta Masters in a match at Springwood. The 45-year-old father was described by St Michael’s College as “a much loved and ... Read More »

Dad having heart surgery today with no insurance cover receives miracle from Medibank

Mahoney family

Updated June 9, 2016 “THANK you, thank you everyone,” was the cry from Chris Mahoney, a Brisbane father of four, just before he gowned-up to undergo robotic heart surgery. “Isn’t it funny how seemingly unrelated events can come together to deliver a truly miraculous outcome,” he said. Medibank Private will now cover the majority of the cost of Mr Mahoney’s life-saving ... Read More »

Q&A with Fr Fadi Salame

Father Fadi Salame

In the Catholic Church, April is traditionally dedicated to a particular focus on the Blessed Sacrament. Brisbane’s Maronite Catholic parish, St Maroun’s in Greenslopes, is especially dedicated to that devotion this month and has been for the past six months. The parish is one of only two known Maronite churches around the world offering perpetual adoration for 24 hours, seven ... Read More »

Pro-lifers call online campaign #shoutyourabortion ‘heartbreaking’ and harmful

Pro-life supporters concerned by viral social media trend

By Emilie Ng PRO-LIFE supporters believe a viral campaign encouraging women to boast about their abortions online could “re-traumatise” post-abortive females rather than provide healing. Planned Parenthood supporters began social media trend #shoutyourabortion after US Republicans threatened to defund the major American abortion provider after undercover video footage exposed the organisation’s sale of aborted baby body parts. Thousands of women ... Read More »

Guide to being a father

No manual for being a father

LEARNING to be a father is not as easy as picking up a manual, menALIVE co-founder and author of a new book for dads Robert Falzon said. Mr Falzon has co-authored a new book, The Father Factor, set for release by Australian publishing company Connor Court later this year. The menALIVE co-founder and father of four said the ministry team ... Read More »

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