Maroochydore mosque deserves same rights as church: priest

Story Published: 25 Aug 2015

MAROOCHYDORE Catholic priest Joe Duffy has backed the Muslim community’s appeal to remove restrictive hours of worship and...

Editors Picks, Hours, Islam, Maroochydore, Mosque, Muslim, Priest

Priest who defended Pell also the subject of sex abuse claim

Story Published: 23 Dec 2015

A PRIEST who gave evidence to the child abuse royal commission in defence of Cardinal George Pell was himself the subject...

Editors Picks, George Pell, Priest, Royal Commission Into Child Sex Abuse

Former priest raped girl while listening to Leonard Cohen

Story Published: 2 May 2016

She went to him for help, counselling and support, but instead the chaplain at a Catholic girl's school raped the...

Catholic, Editors Picks, Nzherald, Priest

Anglican priest discovered dead in home

Story Published: 20 Oct 2015

AN ANGLICAN priest suspected of sexual offences against children in northern NSW has been found dead in his home.

Anglican Diocese Of Grafton, Bishop, Child Abuse, Child Sexual Abuse, Church, Editors Picks, North Coast, Nsw, Police, Priest, Reverend

Tax cheat priest’s jail time reduced

Story Published: 9 Feb 2013

A PRIEST has had 12 months cut from his jail sentence for his role in a conspiracy to defraud the Commonwealth of $3.2...

John Reginald Cuffe, Priest, Tax Cheat, Taxes

Priest says yoga puts your soul at risk

Story Published: 10 Jul 2014

Irish priests warns against yoga, could endanger your soul

Editors Picks, Priest, Yoga

Nude woman on church building promotes casino strip night

Story Published: 11 Feb 2014

A PARISH priest has demanded an apology after a casino projected a 30ft image of a semi-naked woman onto the side of his...

Casino, Church, Editors Picks, Morality, Priest, Strip Poker

Priest wants families probed in child sexual abuse inquiry

Story Published: 29 Dec 2012

THE head of the Fraser Coast's largest Catholic congregation cautions against believing the inquiry into child sex abuse...

Catholic Church, Child Sex, Families, Father Paul Kelly, Maryborough, Priest, Sex Abuse

Police charge former priest with 25 child-sex offences

Story Published: 18 Oct 2012

A FORMER Catholic priest is facing 25 charges relating to historic child-sex offences after he was arrested in Armidale on...

Children, Child Sex, Court, Crime, Police, Priest, Sexual Assault

Priest costumes and crucifix cause offence at Stereosonic

Story Published: 13 Dec 2013

A CALOUNDRA man wants an explanation from festival giant Stereosonic after he and two friends were evicted for dressing as...

Clergy, Costume, Editors Picks, Music Festival, Offensive, Priest, Priesthood

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