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Exploiting Workers Is a Mortal Sin, Says Pope

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Pope Francis has sent a warning to employers who exploit workers by not paying them their proper wages and benefits.  During his recent homily at the Chapel of Domus Santa Marthae, the pontiff said those “who exploit labour, who pay under the table, who don’t pay pension contributions, who don’t give holidays… (who are) skimming…

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Emanuele and the Pope

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In her Autumn Reflection, CCER’s Kirrily McDermott, explores the link between patience, persistence and faith…and how they all came together to help a little boy named Emanuele.    There’s a beautiful video being circulated on the internet at the moment which you may have already seen. It’s of a little Italian boy, Emanuele, around 7 or…

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Working this weekend? This YouTuber can help you keep the faith

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Being major providers of health, aged care and disability services, the Catholic church has many employees who have to work on the weekends.  For them, getting to mass on Sunday is nigh on impossible.  Father Geoffrey Plant, from St Michael’s Parish Lane Cove, has come up with a solution.  The keen Youtuber makes his homilies available…

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