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October 18, 2019

Parramatta Bishop revisits migration by boat as a teenager

The Most Reverend Bishop Vincent Long Van Nguyen OFM Conv said his experiences as a refugee fleeing his country Vietnam in 1979 to escape the war, […]
September 12, 2019

Parramatta Bishop to share story of refugee and vocation journey

The 2019 National Association of Deacons’ (NAD) Biennial National Conference, scheduled for 3 to 6 October at the University of Notre Dame Australia Fremantle Campus, will […]
September 12, 2019

Asylum seeking in the Archdiocese of Perth

Moving to a new country, with a new culture, a new identity and a different language is an incredibly challenging experience – it should come as […]
August 29, 2019

Modern Slavery, something the Church can’t turn a blind eye to

“Human trafficking [Modern Slavery] is an open wound on the body of contemporary society, a scourge upon the body of Christ. It is a crime against […]
August 28, 2019

Raising Australia’s refugee intake would boost economy by billions, Oxfam says

Raising Australia’s refugee intake would boost economy by billions, Oxfam says An annual intake of 44,000 would bring an extra $37.7bn in the next 50 years, […]
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