And Catholic colleges or universities with federal contracts would violate the amendments to Executive Order 11246 if those schools fired a homosexual who—for example—agitated against Church teaching while on the job.Already, Catholic leaders in Boston and Washington, DC have encountered similar scenarios.On July 21, the same day President Obama signed the executive orders, John Zogby of Zogby Analytics assigned a grade of “F” to the president, observing, “It just seems that even those who have been so hopeful of this president are finally just giving up.Things just appear to be out control [sic], at least out of his control.” The same day John Zogby made his comments, Gallup published a report that corroborated his claims.EDUCATION OFFICER: NEWMAN SELECTIVE GIFTED EDUCATION PROGRAM EXPANSION Newly created role Central Office – Leichhardt location Commencement date: 24 January 2018 (3 year contract) Closing date: 24 November 2017 Continue reading EDUCATION OFFICER: DIVERSE LEARNING – SPECIAL EDUCATION Competitive salary, including NFP salary packaging and super Central Office, Leichhardt location Commencement date: 24 January 2018 Continue reading EDUCATION OFFICER: DIVERSE LEARNING – GIFTED EDUCATION K-6 Office located in Leichhardt Competitive salary, including NFP salary packaging and super\ Commencement date: 24 January 2018 Closing Date: 24 November 2017 Continue reading Sydney Catholic Schools is responsible for the leadership, efficient operation and management of the systemic schools which educate around 71,000 students in 152 parish primary and regional secondary schools in the Archdiocese of Sydney.ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL | K-6 | 295 Students St Michael’s Catholic Primary School Daceyville Commencement Date: JANUARY 2018 Closing Date: 16 November 2017 Continue reading Catholic schools are established by the Church to support parents in their responsibility of Faith formation for their children.
In an interview with FOX News’ Todd Starnes, Peter Sprigg, the Senior Fellow for Policy Studies at the Family Research Council, explained, “If religious organizations cannot require that their employees conduct themselves in ways consistent with the teachings of their faith—then, essentially, those organizations are unable to operate in accordance with their faith.” Sprigg noted, “This level of coercion is nothing less than viewpoint blackmail that bullies into silence every contractor and subcontractor who has moral objections to homosexual behavior.” To take just one example of how the new amendments to Executive Orders 1146 will hit Catholics hard, consider the cases of Catholic adoption agencies and Catholic colleges.
As the amendments to the two executive orders come into effect over the course of the next 12 months, here are three things Catholics concerned about religious freedom and the truth about marriage, the family, and the human person should know right now. The Obama White House set to work on the amendments to the two executive orders at the same time it was battling its most considerable political challenges and judicial setbacks to date.
At mid-summer, the Obama administration suffered a number of setbacks at the US Supreme Court.
Fairfield Principal Br Nicholas Harsas has been recognised for his commitment and leadership during a 30-year education career.
St Aidan’s Catholic Primary Maroubra students had unprecedented success at an Oz Tag Gala Day at Pagewood.