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Annual deacons Mass

Adelaide Cathedral parishioner Alfred Donat took an important step on his path to the permanent diaconate when he was installed as a lector on Sunday August 12 by Bishop Greg O’Kelly SJ at the annual Deacons Day Mass in St Francis Xavier’s Cathedral. Alfred is a member of the African choir which sings in the Cathedral parish and a graduate of the Ministry Formation Program.


Gliding high keeps Fr Michael grounded

When you’re soaring at 3000 feet with only a thin sheet of fibreglass between you and the beautiful green, rolling hills below, your own mortality understandably begins to invade your thoughts. But as LINDY McNAMARA discovered when she took to the air with glider pilot Father Michael Trainor, putting your life in someone else’s hands is a matter of faith and trust.

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Warning on nuclear waste sites

Catholic Religious Australia has questioned the Federal Government’s shortlisting of three sites in South Australia for a nuclear waste facility.