Archdiocese News

  1. Ending street sleeping in Sydney

    Ending street sleeping in Sydney

    September 19, 2018 |The former Homelessness Czar in the UK has challenged the city of Sydney to “have a bloody good go” at putting an end to homeless people sleeping rough on i
  1. Defending exploited workers at sea

    Defending exploited workers at sea

    September 17, 2018 |Last year Leichhardt North parishioner Jenny Abood didn’t know anything about the plight of many workers at sea, now she will help to assist them.
  1. 400km road trip to help friends

    400km road trip to help friends

    September 14, 2018 |Kingsgrove parish has hand-delivered $12,000 to friends in Coonabarabran who are suffering the effects of drought.
  1. Pope calls ‘unusual’ meeting on abuse

    Pope calls ‘unusual’ meeting on abuse

    September 13, 2018 |Archbishop Mark Coleridge has welcomed Pope Francis’ call a meeting of the presidents of the world’s Bishops Conferences on abuse.
  1. Qld abortion law will allow targeting girls

    Qld abortion law will allow targeting girls

    September 12, 2018 |Proposed laws to legalise abortion in Queensland will undoubtedly lead to sex-selective abortions, as has been found in Victoria.
  1. Pope Francis to meet with US bishops

    Pope Francis to meet with US bishops

    September 12, 2018 |Pope Francis will meet on 13 September with leading US bishops to discuss the clergy sex abuse scandals engulfing the US.
  1. Chapel restored to its former glory

    Chapel restored to its former glory

    September 11, 2018 |When Archbishop Gilroy consecrated the Cardinal Freeman Chapel he said, “I gave you permission to build a chapel, but you have built a cathedral.”
  1. Slice of Paris in Sydney

    Slice of Paris in Sydney

    September 11, 2018 |A public lecture about the interplay of faith and reason drew almost 100 people into slice of Paris in the middle of Sydney last week.
  1. Cardinals in solidarity with Pope

    Cardinals in solidarity with Pope

    September 11, 2018 |Members of Pope Francis’ international Council of Cardinals expressed “full solidarity” with him in the midst of questions about his handling of the cleri
  1. Upholding dignity of work

    Upholding dignity of work

    September 10, 2018 |Unions are more important than ever, Bishop Terry Brady said during the annual Labour Day Mass at St Patrick’s, Church Hill.