In this reflection for CatholicCare Sydney Sandie Cornish reflects on how traditional Catholic Lenten practices are good for us and for our world. Prayer, penance and charity are the three things that Catholics do in Lent, and they are linked. Lent starts on 5 March, so it’s timely to consider why these practices are good […]
Catholic Mission Australia together with Catholic Religious Australia have published a series of reflections on Pope Francis’ Apostolic Exhortation Evangelii Gaudium. The Francis Effect: Living the Joy of the Gospel can be ordered here. Look out for Sandie Cornish’s reflection on the social dimension of evangelization.
This Christmas reflection from Sandie Cornish was written for the CatholicCare Sydney newsletter. Merry Christmas to all our readers! Pope Francis has given us an early Christmas present – his first major teaching document, the Apostolic Exhortation Evangelii Gaudium (On the Proclamation of the Gospel in Today’s World). The Latin name comes from the first […]
Sandie Cornish reflects on Halloween and Christian remembrance of the dead. She gets a bit grumpy about popular culture. More on the University of Central America Martyrs
In this reflection for the end of Anti-Poverty Week, Sandie Cornish considers the concept of integral human development, the approach of CatholicCare Sydney, and the temptation to spiritualise poverty.