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Faith-filled poetry

Former Jesuit and Catholic school teacher John Kelly has used his retirement to pursue a life-long interest in poetry and will this month launch his latest collection A Schoolbag Full.

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Words count as Felix takes top English prize

With a goal to simply “read books and cultivate my love of stories”, Felix Kimber said it came as a complete surprise when he was named the winner of the prestigious Tennyson Medal for the highest mark in English Literary Studies in SACE.


Mary Glowrey honoured

A new development at Saint Ignatius’ College Junior School will be named after inspirational medical doctor Sr Mary Glowrey JMJ who served impoverished communities in India for 37 years.


Walking alongside those in need

Whether it was helping street kids in the Philippines, holding the hands of dying homeless men in Melbourne or teaching students in Adelaide how to play Aussie Rules footy, Fr Stan Lim SJ says in his 50 years of ministry he has always felt he was “where I was meant to be”.


Capturing the Anzac spirit

The amazing Anzac spirit shown by men and women who fought for their country has provided the inspiration for award-winning essays written by five Catholic school students.