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  • We’re hiring! Communications Officer

    We're hiring! Communications Officer...
  • News & Events Weekly Update

      News and Events across the Diocese of Parramatta and beyond Diocese of Parramatta News   Plenary 2020 Information and Training Learn about the Australian Catholic Bishops Plenary Council’s impact on you. Receive support to share the Plenary invitation with parish, friends and family. 20 September, 7pm-9.30pm, Parramatta Cathedral...
  • Good Shepherd Sunday

    Good Shepherd Sunday will be celebrated in Catholic parishes across Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains this Sunday, 22 April. The Catholic Church invites you to pray for those you might know whom God may be calling to a priestly vocation and would benefit from your prayers. A message from Fr John...
  • Forming Missionary Disciples

    How do we renew our parishioners in their baptismal call and enable their gifts in parish and school life? These questions are addressed at this year’s NSW Pastoral Ministry Conference to be held on Tuesday 1st May, 9.30am to 4.30pm at Dooleys Catholic Club, Lidcombe. Keynote speaker, Fr Paul...
  • Catholic Outlook is back!

    At the request of Bishop Vincent Long OFM Conv, a special Christmas 2017 print edition of Catholic Outlook is being delivered right now across parishes in the Diocese of Parramatta. Visit your local Catholic Church in Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains to pick up a copy. Catholic Outlook is...
  • New report: Catholic organisations employee more than 220,000 people across Australia

    More than 220,000 people work in Catholic organisations across the country, a new report has found, confirming the Catholic Church’s place as one of the largest employers in Australia. Bunbury Bishop Gerard Holohan, Bishops’ Delegate for Employment Relations, said those working in Catholic ministries – small and large –...
  • Charbel Dib on ACYF: ‘a gathering of faithful witnesses to the love of Christ’

    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. Charbel Dib is the Resources Coordinator at the...
  • News & Events Weekly Update

    News and Events across the Diocese of Parramatta and beyond   Call for Nominations: Deanery & Diocesan Pastoral Councils Bishop Vincent Long OFM Conv is calling for nominations for Deanery Pastoral Councils and the Diocesan Pastoral Council. For more information, including the nomination kit, please visit parracatholic.org/advisorycouncils or contact...
  • MEDIA RELEASE

    MEDIA RELEASE 18082017 ST PATRICKS QUARTER The Most Rev Vincent Long OFM Conv, Bishop of the Diocese of Parramatta, has announced plans for a major project around the St Patrick’s Cathedral precinct that is expected to revitalise and renew the northern end of the Parramatta CBD. The project, known...