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Messages of condolence for Archbishop Wilson

Messages of condolence came from far and wide following the death of Archbishop Philip Wilson, and memorial services were held in Wollongong, NSW, Brooklyn, USA, and Grodziec, Poland. Below are a few of the tributes written by people from all walks of life.

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United in prayers for bushfire recovery

Local faith leaders, including Administrator Delegate Father Philip Marshall, participated in an interfaith prayer service for bushfire recovery and resilience at St Peter’s Cathedral on Australia Day. The Archdiocese was also represented by acting Chancellor Sarah Moffatt and Catholic Earthcare regional leader Philippa Rowland, who is president of the Multifaith Association of South Australia.

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Opinion

Questions of identity

I had an interesting conversation at the wedding of a friend’s daughter recently. She was marrying a Jewish lawyer from Melbourne and the father of the groom was a lovely soul who was delighted to learn I had spent time on an Israeli kibbutz in my early twenties.

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Interfaith council mourns with France

The Australian Council of Christians and Jews has expressed its deepest sympathies to the people of France, and Christian believers everywhere, over the terrible spiritual loss the nation has sustained through the fire at the Cathedral of Notre Dame.