Archdiocese News

  1. Huge response to Plenary 2020

    Huge response to Plenary 2020

    October 17, 2018 |Plenary Council Facilitator Lana Turvey-Collins says the listening and dialogue phase has got to a “great start”.
  1. Religious freedom in schools

    Religious freedom in schools

    October 17, 2018 |Catholic educators say they want a rational discussion on religious freedom after the Ruddock report leak.
  1. New summer school to unpack marriage

    New summer school to unpack marriage

    October 16, 2018 |Young Catholic adults around the country have a unique summertime opportunity coming up in January against the backdrop of Tasmania’s natural and historic bea
  1. Call to give women vote at Synod

    Call to give women vote at Synod

    October 16, 2018 |Women should be included as full members at a Synod of Bishops, said three priests at the Synod on Youth.
  1. Mark Latham says Christianity ‘vital’

    Mark Latham says Christianity ‘vital’

    October 15, 2018 |Former Labor Leader Mark Latham says Australia needs to ensure Christians are free to practice and teach their faith.
  1. Schools body: ‘Protect all students’

    Schools body: ‘Protect all students’

    October 15, 2018 |Catholic Schools NSW says it never sought concessions to discriminate against students or teachers on the basis of sexuality.
  1. Archbishop Fisher: Upholding freedoms not likely in Australia

    Archbishop Fisher: Upholding freedoms not likely in Australia

    October 12, 2018 |Archbishop Fisher has commended the British Supreme Court’s ruling upholding the religious freedom of an Irish bakery, saying a similar ruling would be un
  1. Students off on Western Civilisation tour

    Students off on Western Civilisation tour

    October 12, 2018 |ACU and Sydney Catholic Schools are sending 21 high-achieving school leavers on a three-week immersion experience in Rome and London.
  1. Standing up for free speech at USyd

    Standing up for free speech at USyd

    October 11, 2018 |A devout Maronite Catholic will stand up for freedom of speech at the University of Sydney after being elected to the Senate in a landslide victory.
  1. Support for ‘safe-zone’ challenge

    Support for ‘safe-zone’ challenge

    October 10, 2018 |Pro-life leaders welcome a High Court challenge to abortion clinic ‘safe zone’ laws.