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  • Christmas 2017 Mass Times

    Christmas Mass and Reconciliation times across Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains can be found here or by visiting: www.parracatholic.org   Merry Christmas from the Diocese of Parramatta....
  • Interfaith Friendship grows at Blacktown Mosque Open Day

    20 parishioners from Mary, Queen of the Family Parish, Blacktown attended the Open Day of the Afghan Osman Mosque on Prince Street, Blacktown on 28 October 2017. Most Rev Vincent Long OFM Conv, Bishop of Parramatta, also attended in a sign of friendship and interfaith dialogue. This was the...
  • Priests and Brothers for the Sick

    St Camillus de Lellis is a name that rolls off the tongue, the well-known Patron Saint of Hopeless Causes and the Sick. Less well known is his over 400-year-old order, known as the Camillian Order, the Clerics Minor, Ministers of the Infirm, who are devoted to caring for people suffering...
  • Ordination to Priesthood of Shinto Francis

    Ordination to Priesthood of Shinto Francis: 16 December Deacon Shinto Francis will be ordained a Priest for the Diocese of Parramatta on Saturday 16 December at 10.30am in St Patrick’s Cathedral, Parramatta. The principal celebrant will be Most Rev Vincent Long OFM Conv, Bishop of Parramatta. Everyone is welcome....
  • Year of Youth

    This weekend launches the Year of Youth for the Australian Catholic Church. A time to refocus our faith communities on walking with young people in their midst and for young people to answer Pope Francis’ call to ‘open new horizons for spreading joy’. The Year of Youth invites the...
  • We’re hiring! Accounts Officer

    Accounts Officer – Maximum Term position – 12 Months Salary Range – $50-$55k pa We’re seeking an experienced Accounts Officer to join our Finance Team based in Parramatta. This role will operate in a shared services environment assisting with all aspects of the accounts payable, receivable and adhoc project works....
  • News & Events Weekly Update

    News and Events across the Diocese of Parramatta and beyond   Special edition of Catholic Outlook At the request of Bishop Vincent Long OFM Conv, Catholic Outlook will be back in print for a special, one-off December 2017 Christmas edition. This special edition will be a beautifully bound, 40-page,...
  • The Benedictine Abbot from Parramatta

    St Sylvester Gozzolini founded the Sylvestrine Benedictines in Italy almost 800 years ago. Today the order’s global Abbot General is from Parramatta, having attended St Monica’s Primary School, North Parramatta and Marist Brothers Parramatta for his secondary education. Most Rev Abbot Michael Kelly OSB Silv entered St Benedict’s Monastery,...
  • ACYF 2017 – Day Three

    The Australian Catholic Youth Festival 2017 was hosted by the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference in partnership with the Archdiocese of Sydney. It was held from 7-9 December 2017. The Diocese of Parramatta was covering the event daily and providing regular updates via: Catholic Outlook – www.catholicoutlook.org/category/catholiclife/youth/acyf/ Facebook – www.facebook.com/parracatholic/ Instagram – www.instagram.com/parracatholic/...
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