Around Australia

  • Mission 2017 address Part 5: THE CHURCH OF ALL THE BAPTISED

    Bishop Vincent address “The Catholic Church in post-Royal Commission Australia” delivered on 16 May at Mission 2017: one heart many voices, Sydney, Australia.   PART 5: THE CHURCH OF ALL THE BAPTISED Pope Francis urges us to be a church where everyone can feel welcomed, loved, forgiven and encouraged to...
  • Mission 2017 address Part 4: THE CHURCH THAT IS THE FACE OF GOD’S LOVE AND MERCY

    Bishop Vincent address “The Catholic Church in post-Royal Commission Australia” delivered on 16 May at Mission 2017: one heart many voices, Sydney, Australia.   PART 4: THE CHURCH THAT IS THE FACE OF GOD’S LOVE AND MERCY Prior to the Second Vatican Council, the Church was suspicious of the world which...
  • Asante Viswasam on ACYF: ‘a vibrant atmosphere for personal growth’

    This article is part of a series of profiles on members of the Diocese of Parramatta who have been nominated to help prepare for the Australian Catholic Youth Festival (ACYF). To read other profiles and learn more about the ACYF, click here. Asante Viswasam is the Training & Compliance...
  • Mission 2017 address Part 3: THE CHURCH THAT GOES TO THE MARGINS

    Bishop Vincent address “The Catholic Church in post-Royal Commission Australia” delivered on 16 May at Mission 2017: one heart many voices, Sydney, Australia.   PART 3: THE CHURCH THAT GOES TO THE MARGINS Pope Francis constantly calls us to move beyond the security of the status quo and take the...
  • Bishop Vincent launches Race Mathews’ book, Of Labour and Liberty: Distributism in Victoria 1891-1966

    On Friday 16 June, Bishop Vincent Long OFM CONV launched Race Mathews’ book: Of Labour and Liberty: Distributism in Victoria 1891-1966. (Melbourne: Monash Publishing, 2017).   Fashioning a more equitable and participatory society: Sydney launch by Bishop Vincent Long of Race Mathews’ book, Of Labour and Liberty: Distributism in Victoria 1891-1966 The...
  • Mission 2017 address Part 2: THE CHURCH OF HUMILITY AND SERVANTHOOD

    Bishop Vincent address “The Catholic Church in post-Royal Commission Australia” delivered on 16 May at Mission 2017: one heart many voices, Sydney, Australia.   PART 2: THE CHURCH OF HUMILITY AND SERVANTHOOD Cardinal Carlo Martini SJ said in his last interview before his death in 2012: “I dreamed about a...
  • Abraham Conference 2017

    Abraham Conference 2017 | Many Faiths, One Humanity: Racism & Inclusiveness The Abraham Conference brings together Jews, Christians and Muslims to ​create connections, build relationships and discuss critical issues of importance to us all in a multicultural, multi-faith society. ​ ​We each bring our own perspectives, together we are...
  • Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Sunday 2 July 2017

    News & Events Weekly Update

    Catholic Youth Parramatta (CYP) LIFTED Retreat: July 21-23 ‘Made for Greatness’ In its third year, the annual LIFTED Retreat is an opportunity for young adults 18+ to gather for a weekend at the Benedict XVI Retreat Centre, Grose Vale. This year’s theme “Made For Greatness” will encourage us to...
  • Mission 2017 address Part 1: The Catholic Church in post-Royal Commission Australia

    Bishop Vincent address “The Catholic Church in post-Royal Commission Australia” delivered on 16 May at Mission 2017: one heart many voices, Sydney, Australia.   PART 1: INTRODUCTION I would like to pay my respects and acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land on which this meeting takes place, and also...
Categories
Follow

Follow this blog

Get a daily email of all new posts.

Email address

First Name (*)

Last Name (*)