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Marist Foundress remembered

Jeanne-Marie Chavoin's birthday

August news


Pacific candidates

Oceania aspirants for 2017

August news


Latest provincial circular

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Japanese guests

Second statue en route to Rome

August news


Good news from Brazil

Congratulations, Fr Luiz Antonio

August news


Colin Cause progress

Vatican gives further approval

August news

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MCC team on mission

Young teachers share Marist charism & culture

August news


Fr Long leaves

Filipino Marist's visit Down Under

August news


Solemnity of the Assumption

Significance to the Marist Family

August news

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Farewell, Sr Dorothea

Esteemed pastoral sister mourned by Aussie Marists

August news


Adolescence in Burma

Bridge Program graduates produce videos for ACU

August news and JPIC


SM Bulletin: special Fourvière issue

Bicentenary celebrations across the Marist world

August news

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Historical updates for Oceania regions

Fr Michael Fitzgerald's Pacific summaries

August news


Listening to the poor

Latest newsletter from Marist Mission Ranong

August news or JPICC


St Mary of the Cross solemnity

Josephite foundress: prayer and Mass texts

August news

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Founder's birthday

Jean-Claude Colin, 1790

August news


St John Vianney on prayer

Curé of Ars' feast day and teaching

August news


Fourvière messages preserved

Bicentenary homilies, address downloadable

August news

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Fr John Hill 68 years ordained

Veteran Japan missionary's interstate celebration

August news


'Act Justly'

Latest from Justice & Peace office

JPIC or August news


Formators' program concludes

Fr Tony Kennedy's report from La Neylière

August news

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Latest Euroinfo

Marist news from Europe

August news


Social Justice and Marist Diary for August

JPIC diary or August news


La Neylière retreat

Fr Gerard Hall leads Europeans in retreat

July news

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Fr Kevin Bates' Fourvière homily and song

Marist composer presides and preaches at anniversary Eucharist

July news


Fourvière pledge at St Patrick's

Promise renewed during Sunday Eucharist

July news


Sisters upstage Fourvière

Jubilarians' 230 years of Marist commitment

July news

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Fourvière Day in Lyon

International celebration live-streamed

July news


Fourvière Day in Sydney

Marist Family renews pioneer commitment

July news


Marist Superiors-General to lead consecration at Fourvière Bicentenary celebration

July news

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Daring to dream...

International Marist youth gather in Lyon

July news


Founders' anniversaries

Jean-Claude Colin and Marcellin Champagnat ordained 200 year ago

July news

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'To whatever distant shore...'

Fourvière backdrop to Marist vocation info

July news


Jan-Jun statistics

Half-yearly figures for number-lovers

July news


Fourvière page

Colin web site adds new resources

July news

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Oceania news

Regular updates on OMP web site

July news


Fourvière Bicentenary novena

Downloadable for Jul 14-22

July news


Happy Birthday, St Peter Chanel

... Jul 12 and other dates

July news

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Aussie at formators' workshop

Fr Tony Kennedy at La Neylière

July news


Fr Gavin with SJC Philippines project

Joeys lads welcomed by Davao street kids

July news


Passing of Fr Keith Shepherd

Fighter pilot, bursar and pastor dies peacefully at 92

July news

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Latest provincial circular

Members only


Social Justice and Marist Diary for July

JPIC diary and July news


Marist Foundress remembered

Jean-Marie Chavoin anniversary

June news

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Assistant-General Down Under

Fr Lote Raiwalui visits Australian Marists

June news


'SPA' guests

Asia, NZ Marists visit

June news


Chapter closes

Aussies vote for reconfiguration

June news

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Jubilee celebrations

Mass and party for Marist jubilarians

June news


Fourvière Bicentenary invitation and resources

Jul 23 anniversary events

June news


Chapter under way

Reconfiguration a key theme for Australian Marists

June news

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Missionary Sisters' new regional team

Sr Jenny Clarke to lead Asia-Pacific SMSMs

June news


Spruicing up St Patrick's

Interior work at city-centre shrine

June news


Marist Laity newsletter

Latest issue - news from Marist Laity Australia

June news

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MAP meets

Asia-Pacific Marist leaders in Sydney

June news


Refugee Week 2016

With courage let us all combine...

JPICC or June news


More than Memories

Fr Kevin Bates' song for Fourvière celebrations

June news

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Marist Laity International newsletter

Latest news worldwide

June news


St Marcellin feast day

Marist Brothers' Founder remembered

June news


Fr Hoppy's letter

News from Misioneros Maristas, Bolivia

June news

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Kiwi Marist Lay leader visits

Bev McDonald at MacKillop shrine

June news


Latest Euroinfo

Marist news from Europe

June news


Social Justice and Marist Diary for June

JPIC diary and June news

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Marist Journey of Mercy

Lay Marists gather in Sydney

May news


Night with Christ as Corpus Christi begins

Eucharistic devotions at St Patrick's

May news


Jean Coste awards

Rome ceremony honours Marist historian and archaelogist

May news

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Woodbury texts

Grandnephew publishing the "Doc's" notes

May news


Night with Christ

Local devotions replace 'Corpus Christi' procession

May news


Kristin at Futuna celebrations

Aussie at Chanel anniversary

May news

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Fourvière Pledge translated

Preparations for July Bicentenary

May news


The Spirit of the Lord fills the universe


see May news for 'Pentecost in two minutes'


Fr Tony Kennedy to lead Colinian Renewal

La Neylière program in 2017

May news

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Three Marist Deacons

First Chinese SM ordained in Digos diaconate ceremony

May news


Our Lady of the Journey in Australia

Nara Catholics' gift to Marists

May news


International web site updated

Marist Sisters worldwide

May news

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Futuna celebrations

175th Chanel anniversary

May news


Refugee Bishop for Parramatta

Holy Father appoints Bishop Vincent Long Van Nyugen

May news


General Chapter convoked

Superior-General announces gathering for Nemi, Sep-Oct 2017

May news

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Congratulations, Padre Daniel !

Second Casa di Maria graduate ordained

May news


'A very personal Australian story'

Aquinas Academy history launched

May news


Social Justice and Marist diary for May

JPIC diary & May news

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Prayer room for Chanel House

 

May news


Pope Gregory's letter, 180 years on

'We will go to whatever distant shore'

April news


Latest Provincial Circular

'Members only' section

April news

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Asian Marists take final vows

Next step, diaconate

April news


175th anniversary of Chanel martyrdom

Marists remember their first Saint

April news


Launch of new Oceania site

'www.maristoceania.org' updated for Chanel feast

April news

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Music for freedom

ACRATH May event to support anti-trafficking.

JPIC and April news


Anzacs remembered

Not really news...

April news


St Patrick's parish priest installed

Vicar-general leads ceremony for Fr Michael Whelan

April news

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Time to look outward

Fr John Hannan's letter - members' access

April news


Marist Journey of Mercy - coming soon

Laity seminar in May

April news


Pacific Climate Watch web updated

More support groups, aricles, responses

JPICC and April news

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Vocations novena

Interceding through St Peter Chanel SM

April news


'A fantastic year'

Marist Mission Ranong -- annual report

April news


Humpty Dumpty politics

Justin Glyn SJ on detention issues

JPIC

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Pacific finance meeting

Committee meets at original Oceania base

April news


Amoris Laetitia

Full text of Pope Francis' Apostolic Exhortation

April news


Fr David Sanchez SM

Marist ordination in Toluca,Mexico

April news

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Climate Justice Speaking Tour

Australia -- and the Pacific's low lying atolls

JPIC or April news


New look for Oceania web site

Upgrade for Oceania Marist Province

April news


Oceania House Marists resettled

Villa Maria and Maryvale-Montbel welcome new members

April news

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Passing of Fr Paul Albers

Dutch Marist will be missed in Australia

April news


Fr Paul for Eucharistic convention

Reconciliation throughout Auckland gathering

April news


Thirty-one April days for Marists

Calendar glitch

April news

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Freedom Stories

JPIC


Marist news from Europe

Latest 'Euroinfo' newsletter

April news


Social Justice and Marist diary for April

JPIC diary & April news


Latest Marist Laity Bulletin

Marist Journey of Mercy in May

March news

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Farewell to Sr Margaret Cummins

Passing of oldest Australian Marist Sister

March news


He has risen as He said!


Easter reflections from Fr Michael Whelan

'Gospel notes for Easter Sunday' and 'Three Pillars'

March news

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Waiting...

Empty Marist tabernacles

March news


Good Friday walk

Hundreds join Way of the Cross at Hunters Hill

March news


Coming soon...

Hunters Hill Way of the Cross

March news


Palm Sunday rallies

Australians unite for refugees and asylum seekers

JPIC

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St Joseph - protector of Montbel

Solemnity recalls France-Australia links

March news


New leaders and hope for Myanmar

Trusted aide of Aung San Suu Kyi elected

JPIC and March news


Pacific Climate Watch

New web site to highlight maritime countries' plight

JPIC and March news

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Two books launched

Fifty gather at Villa Maria

March news


SMSM leader's second term

Marist Missionary Sisters re-elect Sr Georgeanne Marie Donovan

March news


Charism and Culture

Immersion in Marist spirit for four Marist schools

March news

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Dean Kev

Fr Kevin Bates to head Sydney's northern deanery

March news


Marist spirituality downtown

Third session at St Patrick's

March news


Guide to Villa Maria

New resource for historic precinct

March news

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Marist news from Europe

Latest 'Euroinfo' newsletter

March news


Social Justice and Marist diary for March

JPIC diary & March news


Bethany Mission Statement

Brisbane community's identity and goals

February news

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Taveuni devastation

Fr Mike McVerry reports from Tutu

February news


Cyclone Winston

Marists report from Suva

February news


Brekky at St Pat's

Saturday initiative for Sydney's disadvantaged

February news

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Fr Andrew Murray web site

New Marist link

February news


Provincial Circular

Latest issue: go to 'Members only', above

February news


Flashback Ranong

Marist Asia foundation marks 10 years

February news

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Marist philosopher's last class - and new book

Fr Andrew Murray: C.I.S. retirement and book launch

February news


Summer slump

Wavering stats for the number-lovers

February news


'Ragpicker' re-published

Fr Paul Glynn's story of Satoko Kitahara

February news

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Farewell 'JL'

Funeral of Fr John Louis Walsh

February news


Kiwi Marists visiting

Frs Tim Duckworth and Paul Martin at Villa Maria

February news


'The three sinners'

Fr Jim Carty's homily on sending the children back

JPIC

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Nauru protests

Amnesty International petition

February news or JPIC


'Mercy, not sacrifice'

Lenten message of Pope Francis (full text).

February news


Passing of Fr John L Walsh SM

Veteran Japan missionary dies peacefully, aged 84.

February news

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Lent's coming

Happy Pancake day!

February news


Fr Gerry to lead European retreat

Announcement in latest 'Euroinfo'

February news


Young Canadian's Aussie adventure

Marist High School graduate explores Down Under

February news

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Lenten Carbon Fast calendar

'Prepare for Easter with works of mercy' - Pope Francis

February news or JPIC


Social Justice and Marist diary for February

Anniversaries include Year of Monkey and Nelson Mandela's release

JPIC diary & February news


Happy Slam final

Marists and others watch Novak win - again

January news

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Congratulations and welcome

International novitiate professions - and new intake

January news


Sarnelli and MMC

Fr Olé visits Marist Mission Centre

January news


Happy Australia Day


Grant, we pray, O Lord our God,

that as the Cross shines in our southern skies,

so may Christ bring light to our nation,

to its peoples old and new,

and by saving grace, transform our lives.

[Opening Prayer of the Mass for Australia Day]

January news

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2015 web stats

A million up - for what they're worth

January news


Marist Mission Centre changes

Tony Biddle to continue Fr Kevin Stewart's review

January news


Fr Paul Cooney returns

Fr Paul Martin to be new Bursar-General

January news

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Inauguration of Marist Charism & Culture group

Immersion programs and pilgrimages for school personnel

January news


Anniversary of mission entrustment

Mission-minded Pope and Marists in Oceania

January news


Hospitality reciprocated

Thai Redemptorists Down Under

January news

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Fr Jim Esler: diamond years

Veteran teacher's 60 years of Marist priesthood

January news


Managerial moves

Kerrie Sanders-Perry: Villa's loss is Montbel's gain

January news


Another year, another term...

New Year happenings

January news

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Marist news from Europe

Latest 'Euroinfo' newsletter

January news


Social Justice and Marist diary for January

Anniversaries include Marist Oceania missions and Tent Embassy in Canberra

JPIC diary & January news


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Marist Laity newsletter

December issue out now

December news


Emmaus series

Fr John Thornhill's topical weekly reflections linked

December news


Senior Santas

St Catherine's Marists at Montbel

December news


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Vigil at Villa Maria

Angels, animals, kings and choirs

December news


Which crib is that?

Christmas crib quiz

December news


Lost sheep from Christmas crib

Crime scene at Hunters Hill roundabout

December news

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Hesed 2015

Final profession program concludes at Lomeri

December news


Marist Sisters' new units and web site

Sr Vivienne Goldstein reports from Rome

December news


Gifts for future generations

Fr Jim Carty. Pope Francis and ecology

JPIC

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Leadership for Mission, Mark 2

Superior-General's letter to Marist leaders. Available at 'Members only', above

December news


Tarija news and celebrations

Fr John Hopkinson's Christmas greetings from Bolivia

December news


MMC Christmas newsletter

December news

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Latest Provincial Circular

Available at 'Members only', above

December news


Carol walk success

Sydneysiders join from St Mary's to St Patrick's

December news


Brazilians' reflection day

Picturesque setting with former missionary

December news

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One year ends, another begins

Hunters Hill religious celebrate 7,000 years of service as Mercy Year commences

December news


Marist themes and the Year of Mercy

Fr François Drouilly's 'Dialogues on Mercy' series

December news


Year of Mercy beginning

Pope Francis' letters

December news

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AMCC news

Burmese youth in leadership team

December news


Villa Maria talk published

Fr Peter McMurrich's 150th anniversary address

December news


News from Paris

Latest Marist 'Euroinfo'

December news

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ACMRO news

Migrant and refugee issues

JPIC


Social Justice & Marist Diary for December

Anniversaries include Wik decision and Sisters of Mercy foundation

December news or JPIC diary


Insert 'Australia'

Canadian rant on refugee crises

December news or JPIC

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Act Justly - special issue

Delivering justice to asylum seekers

December news and JPIC

 


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