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John 13:34

love one another as I have loved you

John 13:34

Friday, April 29, 2016

Your Weekly Journey Catholic Radio Podcast | Episode 142

Journey Catholic Radio Podcast
This week on The Journey (Ep142)

This week on The Journey, Fr Stephen Varney (Shellharbour) reflects on the Gospel of John and Sr Hilda Scott OSB tells us that God is willing us to live. We have a fantastic interview with the Wollongong Youth Mission Team who are laying their lives down for Christ. We also hear from Trish McCarthy, Fr Dave Callaghan MGL & Marilyn Rodrigues as well as some awesome music this week!

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The Journey is a weekly program developed by the Catholic Diocese of Wollongong and is the only Catholic radio program in Australia aired on general Christian radio.

Listen to the presenter inputs this week below:

JOHN 13: 31-35 – Gospel Reflection with Fr Stephen Varney
JILL HICKS & WILLING YOU TO LIVE – Wisdom from the Abbey with Sr Hilda Scott OSB
CHARACTER – Milk & Honey with Trish McCarthy
YMT Interview
KNOWING YOUR NEIGHBOURS – The Peaceful Parent with Marilyn Rodrigues
LOVE SEEKS UNION – The Call with Fr Dave Callaghan

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Yours in Christ

Jude Hennessy
Program Director

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Newman College Council hears from TJHC CEO

In his keynote address to the Council of Newman College in Melbourne last week, TJHC CEO Francis Sullivan talked about elements of the Church's culture which have been identified throughout Royal Commission public hearings as having played a key role in the child sexual abuse crisis, including secrecy and silence, inertia and legal tactics.

Mr Sullivan also spoke about the road ahead and plans currently being considered by Church leaders to establish an independent Church body to set, monitor and publicly report on child protection and a range of other internal standards for dioceses and religious orders.

TJHC media release

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This week the Royal Commission finalised hearing evidence into its public hearing about the way in which the Archdiocese of Melbourne responded to allegations of child sexual abuse while earlier this month the Commission also finalised hearing evidence into the Ballarat case study. It now looks like there may only be one or two more public hearings involving the Catholic Church before the Commission's final public hearing early next year which will again focus on 'why' so much child sxual abuse took place in Catholic Church institutions. 


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