NEWS & EVENTS

Keep up to date with what's happening in the Parish and the Diocese of Parramatta.

DIOCESAN NEWS

Bishop Vincent commissions more than 120 new liturgical ministers  

The Diocese of Parramatta’s newest intake of liturgical ministers have been commissioned at a Mass in St Patrick’s Cathedral.  (Read More)

The real power of Christus Vivit five years on

Sebastian Duhau from our Catholic Youth Parramatta team reflects on five years since Pope Francis' letter to young people and the entire Church, 'Christus Vivit' and how it continues to serve as an invitation to the entire Church (Read More)

Where is the dignity in choosing death?

The recent passage of legislation in NSW legalising voluntary assisted dying (VAD), or euthanasia, should be a wake-up call for all Catholics and people of faith to guard against what Pope Francis sees as the gradual erosion of human dignity in our modern world. (Read More)

Finding joy in the Ordinary

Ordinary Time presents us a challenge: to see the extraordinary in the ordinary – that is, to see the joy, life, energy and love of God, God’s very presence, in the ordinariness of daily life. (Read More)

Parish Profile: St Anthony of Padua Parish, Toongabbie – ‘on the Synodal path’

As the Diocese moves closer to the launch of its new Pastoral Plan, parishes are being invited to examine how they can continue travelling on the road to synodality and offer spaces for communion, participation and mission. At St Anthony of Padua Parish, Toongabbie, this task has been well received. (Read More)