Latest Diocesan News

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Cause for Canonisation of Eileen O'Connor officially launched

21 Feb 2020

The joy was palpable when 1000 people filled St Mary's Cathedral in Sydney for the official opening of the cause for bea ...

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Lenten Penance

21 Feb 2020

This year the season of Lent commences on Ash Wednesday, 26 February, and concludes on Thursday 9 April.

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Querida Amazonia offers guidance and challenge for Australia

13 Feb 2020

Archbishop Mark Coleridge says Pope Francis’ apostolic exhortation Querida Amazonia (Beloved Amazonia) is not just for a ...

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Storm damage closures in Broken Bay

10 Feb 2020

The Caroline Chisholm Centre and a number of schools are closed today due to flooding or power loss


Backpacks for Bushfire Victims

7 Feb 2020

It was a dilemma facing millions when the bushfires hit our towns and bush lands. What can we do? I heard this so much t ...

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Superior General OSH visits Broken Bay

7 Feb 2020

Fr Stephen Thomas, Superior General of the Oblates of the Sacred Heart visited the Diocese of Broken Bay this week.

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Advice to parishes on the coronavirus

7 Feb 2020

The Vicar General, Fr David Ranson sent a letter to parishes regarding containment of the coronavirus

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New era for SRE

3 Feb 2020

Thousands of Catholic volunteers (Catechists) have been preparing for a new era of Special Religious Education (SRE) in ...

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Rest in Peace Fr Denis Callahan

31 Jan 2020

It is with sadness that we announce Fr Denis Callahan passed away early this morning, aged 91.


Sister Monica Cavanagh of the Sisters of Saint Joseph awarded Medal of the Order of Australia

28 Jan 2020

The Sisters of Saint Joseph are delighted to announce that Congregational Leader Sister Monica Cavanagh has been awarded ...

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Australia Day Message from the Vicar General

21 Jan 2020

A letter from Fr David Ranson regarding Australia Day, the Vinnies Bushfire Appeal and Word of God Sunday

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To the Clergy and People of Broken Bay National Bushfire Crisis

10 Jan 2020

A letter from the Vicar General of Broken Bay regarding the National Bushfire Crisis.