Archdiocese News

  1. Clash over Fiji schools deepens

    Clash over Fiji schools deepens

    January 23, 2019 |The Catholic Church in Fiji may close its schools if it cannot resolve a stand-off with the government.
  1. Pope to pray with new digital platform

    Pope to pray with new digital platform

    January 23, 2019 |Pope Francis helped launch a new mobile app and online platform connecting people around the world in prayer.
  1. New course on Church’s social teaching

    New course on Church’s social teaching

    January 22, 2019 |The new short course in theology at Australian Catholic University promises to be a hit with individuals and Catholic agencies.
  1. Aussie students bring a bit of home to Rome this Australia Day

    Aussie students bring a bit of home to Rome this Australia Day

    January 21, 2019 |Australia Day came to Rome a little early this year when a group of young people performed at Domus Australia.
  1. Walking 1500km to save lives

    Walking 1500km to save lives

    January 21, 2019 |A group of young Australian Catholics are literally turning heads as they make a 1500km trek from Brisbane to Melbourne.
  1. Padre Pio’s Archdiocese gets a new Bishop

    Padre Pio’s Archdiocese gets a new Bishop

    January 18, 2019 |Thousands turned out to witness the episcopal ordination of Somascan Fr Franco Moscone CRS as Archbishop of Manfredonia-Vieste-San Giovanni Rotondo.
  1. Pope wants abuse summit to lead to action

    Pope wants abuse summit to lead to action

    January 17, 2019 |Pope Francis wants leaders of the world's bishops' conferences to gain clarity on preventing abuse and care for victims.
  1. Symposium to focus on preserving Church art and architecture

    Symposium to focus on preserving Church art and architecture

    January 16, 2019 |Preserving Australia’s heritage Catholic churches will be a focus of a National Church Architecture Symposium in Melbourne next month.
  1. Bishop slams land seizures

    Bishop slams land seizures

    January 16, 2019 |Bishop of Parramatta Vincent Long OFM Conv has issued a statement of solidarity to victims of a government land grab.
  1. Young Catholics ‘hungry’ for God at Summer School

    Young Catholics ‘hungry’ for God at Summer School

    January 15, 2019 |Despite the crisis the Catholic Church is currently going through, young Catholics are still showing an enormous hunger for God and a love for their faith, says