World Meeting of Families Opens

Catholic Communications, Sydney Archdiocese, 23 Aug 2018 The World Meeting of Families opened in Dublin yesterday, a three-day event that will bring 37,000 people from 116 countries to meet together with Pope Francis. Pope Francis addressed the opening session in a video message and will arrive in Dublin on Saturday....

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Church joins Redress Scheme

Catholic Communications, Sydney Archdiocese, 30 May 2018 Catherine Sheehan The Catholic Church today confirmed its commitment to join the National Redress Scheme to compensate victims of child sexual abuse. In a joint letter to Social Services Minister Dan Tehan, Archbishop Mark Coleridge, President of the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference and...

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Australian Delegate Addresses Pope, Cardinals On life As a Young Catholic in Australia

Catholic Communications, Sydney Archdiocese, 20 Mar 2018 “Young people are not satisfied with simple answers… young people are seeking depth,” Angela Markas, a young Melbourne woman and Australia’s delegate to the Pre-Synod Gathering of Young People, told those gathered at a pre-synod session held yesterday in Rome. Pope Francis was...

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