NEWS & EVENTS

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

DIOCESAN NEWS

Inter-church fasting day at Glenbrook raises money for charity

More than 200 people from several Christian churches in the Lower Blue Mountains have gathered for a Lenten day of fasting and prayer for Christian unity, with the aim of raising money for charity.  (Read More)

Catholic bishops and the magisterial codes of power

The Church's biggest challenge is to figure out how unity works in a context that requires diversity in liturgical and pastoral practice, as well as in the application of doctrine (Read More)

Bishop Vincent stresses dignity of human person at inaugural St Bakhita Lecture 

Alone, we may feel powerless about preventing modern slavery, but together, we can make a difference.  This was the call to action from Bishop Vincent Long OFM Conv, Bishop of Parramatta, as he delivered the inaugural St Josephine Bakhita Lecture at Australian Catholic University’s Blacktown campus, on her patronal feast day of 8 February.  (Read More)

News & Events Weekly Update

News & Events Weekly Update News and Events across the Diocese of Parramatta and beyond (Read More)

St Bakhita Mass celebrates joy and resilience of Sudanese Catholics 

Families, friends, politicians, service providers, South Sudanese, and Sudanese Australians have gathered to celebrate the feast day of their patron saint – St Josephine Bakhita.  (Read More)