Happy Valentines Day!


Happy Valentines Day! Adventures in Odyssey has a really well done audio drama about St. Valentine which we thought you might like to hear. Let us know what you thought of it in the comments! 🙂 The Last “I Do” Description: “Kids’ Radio tells the story about a priest [St. Valentine] who defies a third-century Roman emperor who outlaws marriage.” You can listen to it … Continue reading Happy Valentines Day!

My Catholic Faith Delivered


My Catholic Faith Delivered is far more than on online course. It is a platform that also houses the Certification Management System. Our system tracks and stores progress, reports and certifications for yourself, your students and/or your catechists. It also enables group administrators to post notifications and discussions for their groups or classes. In other words, paper trails and file cabinets are a thing of … Continue reading My Catholic Faith Delivered

The Choir Loft


The Choir Loft is a new website dedicated to the recovery of the authentic sacred music of the Catholic Church and its restoration to its rightful place in the sacred liturgy. The musical tradition of the universal Church is a treasure of inestimable value, greater even than that of any other art. The main reason for this pre-eminence is that, as sacred song united to the words, it … Continue reading The Choir Loft

Read the Catechism of the Catholic Church in a year


For this Year of Faith, Pope Benedict has encouraged you to study and reflect on the Catechism of the Catholic Church. Well, here’s an easy and free way to do it. Simply enter your email address and – starting October 11, 2012 – you’ll start getting a little bit of the Catechism emailed to you every morning. Read that little bit every day and you’ll … Continue reading Read the Catechism of the Catholic Church in a year

Young Nuns in the news


What is a Sister? A religious sister is a woman who has been consecrated to God through the Church, responding to His invitation of love through vows of poverty, chastity and obedience. Each religious sister belongs to a particular religious community, serving God and the Church and world in a distinct way. A religious sister is truly a bride of Jesus Christ the greatest Lover and a … Continue reading Young Nuns in the news

Why Do Catholics Dress Up for Mass?


Because if we love someone, we should honour him with both our souls and our bodies. Why do we dress up for weddings, funerals, and certain jobs? To honor those whom we love or those whom we serve. In the Scriptures we read: “Worship the Lord in holy attire” 1 Chronicles 16:29, Psalms 29:2, 96:9. And, the Catholic Catechism teaches that our gestures and our … Continue reading Why Do Catholics Dress Up for Mass?

2012 Catholic Home Educators Camp – North Coast NSW


North Coast Catholic Homeschool Camp For many Catholic Home Educating families in Australia homeschool camps are an integral part of our lives. Lifelong friendships are formed, isolation is eased, support is given. This year our family will be attending (and hosting) the North Coast Catholic Homeschool camp for our 12th year! Excitement is building in our home, our children are asking, “what activities are we … Continue reading 2012 Catholic Home Educators Camp – North Coast NSW

Parish Mission Our Lady of Lourdes Bayswater


We have just completed a family mission held at Our Lady of Lourdes in Bayswater. It ran over five nights from Sunday to Thursday night, and what an amazing five nights it has been. The church was full every night. I can’t remember the last time I went to a mission. I do remember going to some when I was growing up but you just … Continue reading Parish Mission Our Lady of Lourdes Bayswater