lifted live

  • Fr Rob rocks Rooty Hill for Year of Youth

    Fr Rob Galea and the LIFTED Band rocked Rooty Hill RSL to launch the Year of Youth in the Diocese of Parramatta the evening of Thursday 22 February. The curtains drew back to reveal the LIFTED Band after a heavy bass video countdown. The crowd of more than 300...
  • Young talent rocks St Patrick’s Cathedral

    By James Camden, Catholic Outlook, November 2016 The skies cleared, the clouds lifted, and the energy soared as 450 young people from across the Diocese of Parramatta descended on the forecourt of St Patrick’s Cathedral in Parramatta on 22 October 2016  to celebrate the Feast Day of St John...
  • Jason Evert asks, ‘Why are you Catholic?’

    “Why are you Catholic?” His question lingered, calling on the young people gathered at Patrician Brothers’ College, Blacktown, on 17 May to reflect on their faith. “There’s ultimately only one reason,” Jason Evert explained. “Because it’s true. Because if it’s not true, then what are we doing? Life is too...
  • No one can enter into the presence of God and stay the same

    By Adrian J Middeldorp “Child of God first, priest second and musician third.” This is how Fr Rob Galea described himself to a sell-out audience at Riverside Theatre on Friday 8 April, as part of Catholic Youth Parramatta’s LIFTED Live! series. It was no ordinary concert, but rather a journey of...