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No justification for domestic violence

There is no excuse for domestic violence of any kind and Church teachings and the Scriptures do not justify it, the Anglican Archbishop of Adelaide Geoffrey Smith said last month in response to reports by the national broadcaster that churches are not doing enough to prevent it.

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Faithful citizen

Victor Harbor parishioner Kevin Rucioch has a long list of community service that earned him an Order of Australia Medal this year but it is his Catholic faith that matters most.

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Boyhood wish comes true for Fr John

From an early age Brisbane-born John O’Doherty OMI was attracted to the life of a missionary but it wasn’t until he was in his mid-20s and embarking on a career in the insurance industry in country New South Wales that he decided to do something about it.