Emma Fradd explores how Jesus is encounter-able and shares some wisdom from scripture, her own journey and prayer on how we can encounter Christ. Emma also shares her own conversion story and how she came to encounter Jesus.
Melinda Tankard Reist talks about her work in Collective Shout which aims to combat and inform against the pornification of culture. She also explains about the initiative for corporations to pledge to act in ethical ways, as well as take on corporate ethical responsibility.
Paul Elarde explores Mary in the Scriptures and highlights her role in salvation history. He also points to how Mary is integral in Christian spirituality and in our lives.
Fr Michael Doody reflects on Jesus’ image of a grain of wheat to explain how we become who we are meant to be. This homily is for the 5th Sunday of Lent.
Fr Stefan Matuszek explains that there cannot be love without suffering in our fallen world, and why Jesus would take on our suffering through the Cross. This homily is for the 5th Sunday of Lent.
Dr Robert Tilley explores essentialism, contemporary philosophy and the importance of difference in the Bible to explain why Scripture cannot support same-sex marriage.
Sr Melissa Dwyer speaks about her experiences as a school principal in a poor village in Malawi, and how her vows of obedience led her to begin working for the vocations office in the Archdiocese of Brisbane.