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Connecting with nature

The beauty of the Botanic Gardens provided the perfect surrounding for the Ministry Formation Program’s ‘Day in Creation’ held on April 29.

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Spreading good news of Laudato Si’

Parishes and Catholic agencies have plenty of “good news” stories to share about the work they are doing to ‘Care for our Common Home’, according to the new director of Catholic Earthcare Bernard Holland.


Alice in nature's wonderland

Pope Francis calls on us to care for our common home, to look after our Earth and its people. This message resonates daily with Alice Dunlop in her work at Catholic Education SA and her sustainability consultancy Little Earthies, as LINDY McNAMARA reports.


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.