Cardinal George Pell
CATH NEWS REPORT: Life is mostly good in Australia, and those blessed with prosperity and happiness should strive to spread the cheer and happiness to the less advantaged, said the Archbishop of Sydney, Cardinal George Pell, in his Chrismas message.
He stressed the important role Christianity plays in the basic tenets of the nation.
"The Australian principle of a fair go for all cannot be understood without the Christian teachings of universal love and forgiveness," he said, exhorting the faithful to practise what is preached.
The Cardinal's full message and its audio version is linked below.
Christmas Message 2010 from Archbishop Cardinal George Pell (Media Release)
St Mary's Cathedral, Sydney, Christmas Mass Times (Media Release)