Archdiocese News

  1. St Raphael’s celebrates 90 years

    St Raphael’s celebrates 90 years

    November 12, 2018 |There was standing room only at the 90th anniversary of the dedication of St Raphael’s Church at South Hurstville.
  1. Aid groups, bishop sound alarm over Yemen

    Aid groups, bishop sound alarm over Yemen

    November 10, 2018 |Aid agencies and Catholic officials are sounding the alarm on Yemen's spiralling humanitarian crisis.
  1. Young people flock to Inner-westfest

    Young people flock to Inner-westfest

    November 9, 2018 |More than 150 young people met at Holy Cross College, Ryde, for the Inner-westfest evening of prayer and song.
  1. Vatican Christmas stamps feature inmate’s art

    Vatican Christmas stamps feature inmate’s art

    November 9, 2018 |As the Christmas season draws near, the Vatican postal service prepared a set of commemorative stamps designed by a talented, yet unlikely, artist.
  1. Sister of Eileen O’Connor’s Nurses for the Poor dies, 96

    Sister of Eileen O’Connor’s Nurses for the Poor dies, 96

    November 8, 2018 |A Sister of Our Lady’s Nurses for the Poor, the order co-founded by Servant of God Eileen O’Connor, has died at the age of 96 in her 74th year of religious
  1. Victorian Opposition vows to allow religion classes

    Victorian Opposition vows to allow religion classes

    November 7, 2018 |Victorian Opposition Leader Matthew Guy has vowed to give parents a right to “choice” in respect to their children’s religious education if the Coalition
  1. Praying for the Holy Souls, an act of love

    Praying for the Holy Souls, an act of love

    November 7, 2018 |Baptism is your passport to heaven, but your visa depends on how much you have loved while on earth. That’s what Fr Danny Nouh told those gathered for the ann
  1. First Coptic Catholic church almost complete

    First Coptic Catholic church almost complete

    November 7, 2018 |The nearly-completed St Mark’s Coptic Catholic church in Prospect will serve to remind parishioners of Egypt’s long history, says parish priest Fr Andrawes
  1. Taking real love to Schoolies

    Taking real love to Schoolies

    November 7, 2018 |Teenagers chilling on the beach during Schoolies Week are surprisingly open to diving into deep discussions on life and love.
  1. ‘Sand Nativity’ to display in St Peter’s

    ‘Sand Nativity’ to display in St Peter’s

    November 5, 2018 |The Vatican will unveil a massive Nativity scene made entirely of sand during the cold Roman winter.