Thousands of South Australians are expected to demonstrate their opposition to abortion legislation currently before Parliament at the Walk for Life 2021 rally on February 6.
Catholic Religious Australia has written to the Prime Minister and to the Minister for Immigration, Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs urging the Government to show mercy towards asylum-seekers and refugees who are suffering needlessly by calling for their immediate release.
Pro-life advocates have expressed hope that a controversial abortion bill passed by the Upper House of State Parliament may still be quashed by the Lower House in the new year.
Over the past 12 months the story that has had the biggest impact on me personally, and hopefully our readers, is that of three ‘forgotten families’ on bridging visas struggling to cope during the COVID-19 restrictions.
One doctor and one nurse with the same name whose lives have crossed two continents and two centuries – it’s a story of two Australian women who responded to God’s call.
Since relocating to the Kilburn Parish Hall in September, the Vinnies Migrant and Refugee Centre has assisted more than 150 families and individuals on bridging visas.