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ajc.com
Once homeless, men find a voice in Toastmastersto have someone genuinely listen to them after, perhaps, years of being ignored
Once homeless, men find a voice in Toastmasters
ajc.com / Posted 10 hours ago
to have someone genuinely listen to them after, perhaps, years of being ignored. It’s about finding their own voices. Paul Bird, a 62-year-old Air Force veteran who spent much of his adult life struggling with alcoholism, understands the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Once homeless, men find voice in Toastmasters clubto myself, and I know that has hindered me from getting a job at times. But I d
Once homeless, men find voice in Toastmasters club
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
to myself, and I know that has hindered me from getting a job at times. But I don't want to feel intimidated anymore." Paul Bird, a 62-year-old Air Force veteran who spent much of his adult life struggling with alcoholism, understands the... Read more
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The Courier
Mulkearns farewelled in private burialis the first Ballarat bishop not to be interred in the crypt of St Patrick’s fu
Mulkearns farewelled in private burial
The Courier / Posted 18 days ago
is the first Ballarat bishop not to be interred in the crypt of St Patrick’s funeral. In a statement Ballarat Bishop Paul Bird said Bishop Mulkearns would be remembered as a man dedicated to his service who, in later years, expressed sorrow... Read more
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The Courier
Mulkearns farewelled in private burialis the first Ballarat bishop not to be interred in the crypt of St Patrick’s fu
Mulkearns farewelled in private burial
The Courier / Posted 18 days ago
is the first Ballarat bishop not to be interred in the crypt of St Patrick’s funeral. In a statement Ballarat Bishop Paul Bird said Bishop Mulkearns would be remembered as a man dedicated to his service who, in later years, expressed sorrow... Read more
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The Courier
LETTERS TO THE EDITORremember Bishop Mulkearns, there will indeed be grounds for bitter lament at th
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
The Courier / Posted 18 days ago
remember Bishop Mulkearns, there will indeed be grounds for bitter lament at the crimes that were committed on his watch. And yet, there will also be grounds for gratitude among those who recall the good that he did. - Paul Bird, Bishop of Bal... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Bishop who presided over 'dark days' in Ballarat buried in common gravebut Father John McKinnon, a close friend of the retired Bishop, emerged shortly
Bishop who presided over 'dark days' in Ballarat buried in common grave
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 18 days ago
but Father John McKinnon, a close friend of the retired Bishop, emerged shortly after the service. Current Ballarat Bishop Paul Bird and the Vicar General, Reverend Justin Driscoll, also attended on behalf of the diocese. But Stawell priest Father... Read more
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The Courier
Mulkearns denied crypt burialthe helm of the diocese from 1971 until 1997. Speaking at the 2013 parliamenta
Mulkearns denied crypt burial
The Courier / Posted 21 days ago
the helm of the diocese from 1971 until 1997. Speaking at the 2013 parliamentary inquiry focused on the problems, Bishop Paul Bird said Mulkearns had made “tragic mistakes” in handling sexual abuse cases, including moving priests around the... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Discreet funeral for Ballarat bishop Mulkearns85. A funeral mass will be held on Monday morning in the Nazareth House Nursin
Discreet funeral for Ballarat bishop Mulkearns
Sky News Australia / Posted 23 days ago
85. A funeral mass will be held on Monday morning in the Nazareth House Nursing Home's chapel. Current Ballarat Bishop Paul Bird said the gathering would be for family and close friends. Ballarat clergy abuse victim Stephen Woods this week... Read more
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Perth Now
Private funeral for Victorian bishop85. A funeral mass will be held on Monday morning in the Nazareth House Nursin
Private funeral for Victorian bishop
Perth Now / Posted 23 days ago
85. A funeral mass will be held on Monday morning in the Nazareth House Nursing Home's chapel. Current Ballarat Bishop Paul Bird said the gathering would be for family and close friends. Ballarat clergy abuse victim Stephen Woods this week... Read more
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Herald Sun
Private funeral for Victorian bishop85. A funeral mass will be held on Monday morning in the Nazareth House Nursin
Private funeral for Victorian bishop
Herald Sun / Posted 23 days ago
85. A funeral mass will be held on Monday morning in the Nazareth House Nursing Home's chapel. Current Ballarat Bishop Paul Bird said the gathering would be for family and close friends. Ballarat clergy abuse victim Stephen Woods this week... Read more
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Weekly Times
Private funeral for Victorian bishop85. A funeral mass will be held on Monday morning in the Nazareth House Nursin
Private funeral for Victorian bishop
Weekly Times / Posted 23 days ago
85. A funeral mass will be held on Monday morning in the Nazareth House Nursing Home's chapel. Current Ballarat Bishop Paul Bird said the gathering would be for family and close friends. Ballarat clergy abuse victim Stephen Woods this week... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Private funeral for Victorian bishop85. A funeral mass will be held on Monday morning in the Nazareth House Nursin
Private funeral for Victorian bishop
The Courier Mail / Posted 23 days ago
85. A funeral mass will be held on Monday morning in the Nazareth House Nursing Home's chapel. Current Ballarat Bishop Paul Bird said the gathering would be for family and close friends. Ballarat clergy abuse victim Stephen Woods this week... Read more
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News.com.au
Private funeral for Victorian bishop85. A funeral mass will be held on Monday morning in the Nazareth House Nursin
Private funeral for Victorian bishop
News.com.au / Posted 23 days ago
85. A funeral mass will be held on Monday morning in the Nazareth House Nursing Home's chapel. Current Ballarat Bishop Paul Bird said the gathering would be for family and close friends. Ballarat clergy abuse victim Stephen Woods this week... Read more
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Western Advocate
Former Ballarat bishop Ronald Mulkearns dies at 85despite being told they had abused children, and also destroyed documents in Ri
Former Ballarat bishop Ronald Mulkearns dies at 85
Western Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
despite being told they had abused children, and also destroyed documents in Ridsdale's file. Ballarat's current bishop, Paul Bird, said: "Those who knew him personally will remember a man who was dedicated in his service over those years and,... Read more
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The Courier
Mulkearns dies before finishing testimonythe Ballarat diocese which saw numerous paedophile priests moved across the reg
Mulkearns dies before finishing testimony
The Courier / Posted 25 days ago
the Ballarat diocese which saw numerous paedophile priests moved across the region while abusing children. Ballarat Bishop Paul Bird released a statement on Monday afternoon saying those who knew him personally would remember a man dedicated in his... Read more
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The Courier
Former Ballarat bishop Ronald Mulkearns dies at 85the region. He was named the "pivotal person" responsible for failing to preve
Former Ballarat bishop Ronald Mulkearns dies at 85
The Courier / Posted 25 days ago
the region. He was named the "pivotal person" responsible for failing to prevent the abuse.. Ballarat's current bishop, Paul Bird, said: "Those who knew him personally will remember a man who was dedicated in his service over those years and,... Read more
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The North West Star
Former Ballarat bishop Ronald Mulkearns dies at 85the region. He was named the "pivotal person" responsible for failing to preve
Former Ballarat bishop Ronald Mulkearns dies at 85
The North West Star / Posted 25 days ago
the region. He was named the "pivotal person" responsible for failing to prevent the abuse.. Ballarat's current bishop, Paul Bird, said: "Those who knew him personally will remember a man who was dedicated in his service over those years and,... Read more
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News.com.au
Vic bishop 'takes secrets to the grave'adviser to Bishop Mulkearns, has told the commission the bishop deceived him ab
Vic bishop 'takes secrets to the grave'
News.com.au / Posted 25 days ago
adviser to Bishop Mulkearns, has told the commission the bishop deceived him about Ridsdale. Current Ballarat Bishop Paul Bird said those who knew Bishop Mulkearns personally will remember a man who was dedicated in his service as bishop and... Read more
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Perth Now
Vic bishop 'takes secrets to the grave'adviser to Bishop Mulkearns, has told the commission the bishop deceived him ab
Vic bishop 'takes secrets to the grave'
Perth Now / Posted 25 days ago
adviser to Bishop Mulkearns, has told the commission the bishop deceived him about Ridsdale. Current Ballarat Bishop Paul Bird said those who knew Bishop Mulkearns personally will remember a man who was dedicated in his service as bishop and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Vic bishop 'takes secrets to the grave'adviser to Bishop Mulkearns, has told the commission the bishop deceived him ab
Vic bishop 'takes secrets to the grave'
The Courier Mail / Posted 25 days ago
adviser to Bishop Mulkearns, has told the commission the bishop deceived him about Ridsdale. Current Ballarat Bishop Paul Bird said those who knew Bishop Mulkearns personally will remember a man who was dedicated in his service as bishop and... Read more
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The Courier
Hundreds brave the rain for Way of the Cross ceremonypausing to read scripture and sing hymns. Click the image above to see more ph
Hundreds brave the rain for Way of the Cross ceremony
The Courier / Posted 1 months ago
pausing to read scripture and sing hymns. Click the image above to see more photos from the ceremony For Ballarat Bishop Paul Bird, it was only the second time he attended the ceremony. He said it had become a traditional march for the Ballarat... Read more

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