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Innovative Project Changes Life for St George Resident with Mental Illness

St George resident, Hamish Stewart, 41, was diagnosed with Schizophrenia 20 years ago. His condition affected his career, confidence and relationships, but an innovative collaboration between two St George area organisations has helped Hamish turn his life around. Despite holding several qualifications, including a Certificate in Business and a cook’s apprenticeship, for years Hamish’s Schizophrenia … Continue reading Innovative Project Changes Life for St George Resident with Mental Illness

Reflections on Capital Punishment in the light of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran

Indonesia has announced that they will execute six people including two Australians of the Bali 9 who were charged with drug offences in 2005. While Myuran Sukumaran’s clemency plea has been rejected, Andrew Chan has yet to receive any answer. The following are reflections from Fr Peter Smith, Justice and Peace Promoter of the Archdiocese, on Capital Punishment in light … Continue reading Reflections on Capital Punishment in the light of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran