Tag Archives: moral integrity

Power Over Justice

As members of the Passionist Congregation of the Province of the Holy Spirit, which takes in Australia, New Zealand, New Guinea and Vietnam, I can confidently say that my Province has been greatly heartened by the efforts of Pope Francis … Continue reading

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Refugee Resettlement in Papua New Guinea

Tony Fedele has been a long time friend of our Passionist Community in Templestowe, Melbourne. His son, David Fedele, has become an independent documentary filmmaker, who recently traveled to city of Lae in Papua New Guinea, to witness first hand … Continue reading

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It’s a Fracking Problem

The body of evidence is growing that fracking is not only bad for the global climate, it is also dangerous for local communities. In April, parliament member and Greens NSW mining spokesperson, Jeremy Buckingham, demonstrated how it affects the environment … Continue reading

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Abortion and Integrity

Recently some members of a church based youth group I am involved with suggested that we, as a group, go join an overnight prayer vigil outside an abortion clinic. This brought out strong reactions from some members who were against … Continue reading

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Righteous Rage

I often find that when I hear about injustices perpetrated by our government or by the Church, I fly into what I believe is called a righteous rage. I go on the attack through my preaching or in articles I … Continue reading

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