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Parishioners lead funerals and baptisms as priest numbers dwindle Comments 0

Monday, June 10th, 2019

Parishioners are leading funerals and baptisms in parts of Australia because many small towns have long periods without the presence of ordained ministers. A Catholic pastoral worker in the north-west of New South Wales, Mary Anne Gordon, says she spends about half of her time on the road conducting funerals, baptisms and other services in Read more