St Patrick’s Cathedral Parramatta

  • Growing in Holiness Series: Jazz finds solace in the Divine Mercy Chaplet

    Growing in Holiness Series: Jazz finds solace in the Divine Mercy Chaplet...
  • Growing in Holiness Series: Patrick’s Liberating Confession

    The Growing in Holiness article series shares the stories of Catholics in the Diocese of Parramatta who are striving to grow in holiness through the means provided by the heritage of the Catholic Church. The Catechism of the Catholic Church states in paragraph 2013: “All Christians in any state...
  • Seminarians begin their mission for 2018

    The Seminary of the Holy Spirit, Harris Park, opened its new academic year with Sunday morning Mass at St Patrick’s Cathedral, Parramatta on 25 February 2018. The Seminary of the Holy Spirit forms young men intellectually, spiritually, morally, and pastorally in preparation for Ordination to the Sacred Priesthood. For...
  • Patrick Newman: organ musical protégé

    Not all teens ride skateboards and play hours of video games. Though a typical young Catholic man, Parramatta Marist High School student Patrick Newman is also a student of the rare art of playing the organ. “What I love about playing the organ – it’s a different feeling and...
  • ‘Dear Friends’ – Bishop Vincent’s Homily from 13 June, 2017

    Most Reverend Vincent Long Van Nguyen OFM Conv DD STL, Bishop of Parramatta Homily for Mass for Ministers of the Church with the Rite of Institution of Acolytes at St Patrick’s Cathedral, Parramatta 13 June 2017     Dear friends, It is a great joy and privilege for me to...
  • St Patrick's Cathedral Light's Up

    St Patrick’s Cathedral lights up the winter cold

    Braving the cold, thousands of enthusiastic visitors were treated to a spectacle of dazzling images and soothing music at St Patrick’s Cathedral, Parramatta over the weekend. The inaugural Light Up St Pat’s kicked off on Friday night, with images projected onto St Patrick’s Cathedral that delighted crowds. The main feature of...
  • Show your love for your Mother at Fatima procession

    Come celebrate 100 years since the apparition of Our Lady of Fatima with a huge procession from Our Lady of Lebanon Co-Cathedral, Harris Park to St Patrick’s Cathedral, Parramatta. The celebration is on Saturday 13 May 2017, coinciding with Pope Francis’ visit to Fatima, Portugal and the canonisation of Francisco...
  • 31st Anniversary of the Diocese of Parramatta

    Saturday 8 April is the 31st Anniversary of the Foundation of the Diocese of Parramatta. Pope St John Paul II created the Diocese with the Papal Bull addressed to His Eminence, Edward Bede Cardinal Clancy, Archbishop of Sydney in 1986. The Diocese was created to better serve the needs...
  • Augustine Academy: an adventure in learning

    By Jordan Grantham   Ben McCabe founded the Augustine Academy, an institute of the Liberal Arts for senior secondary aged students in Razorback, NSW, after the idea came to him while praying in front of the Blessed Sacrament. “I find that I encounter God in a deep way through...