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Bishops call for peace in the Middle East

In a statement endorsed by the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference at its plenary meeting in Sydney yesterday, the bishops said the “violence in the Holy Land has shaken many people around the world. We too, have been shaken.”

Different issues for a different age in 1937

The fourth Plenary Council of Australia was held in 1937, mostly at the initiative of the Apostolic Nuncio Archbishop Giovanni Panico. Its main aim...

Philippa Martyr: No more Mr Nice Guy

I’ve been thinking that smaller dioceses might make a real difference in Australia. They would bring our bishops back - closer to us and...

Vinnies opposes bishops

The St Vincent de Paul Society has stridently opposed the Federal Government’s Religious Discrimination Bill, stating protection for good faith ...

Australian bishops formally back COVID-19 vaccination

Bishops commission recognises ethical concerns, urges vaccination in a statement responding to frequently asked questions.

Australian bishops release new sexual abuse protocol

New benchmark for the Church in place from February aims at promoting consistency and compassion.

Church rejects fraudulent emails

Harmful emails sent using Catholic domain names 'do not in any way represent' its views.

Bishops to entrust Australia to Our Lady

Amid pandemic Catholics will ask the intercession of the country's patroness on her feast day.

Plenary 2020: an inclusive Church?

We accept everyone - it sounds so nice. But you can’t be a Christian without repentance and conversion, without the attempt to change your...

Call for more action in preventing Indigenous youth suicide

Bishops issue statement for organisations to better support communities affected by suicide Australia’s Catholic bishops have issued a stirring call for action to prevent youth...
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