Catholic insurer folds, but abuse payouts to stand

- 30 May 2023 0

A joint statement from Archbishop Timothy Costelloe SDB, President, Australian Catholic Bishops Conference and Father Peter Jones OSA, President, Catholic Religious Australia. Following today’s announcement ... Read More

General secretary elected provincial, to leave Bishops Conference

- 25 April 2023 0

Fr Stephen Hackett MSC has been elected provincial superior of the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart in Australia, and will conclude his time as general ... Read More

New report reveals snapshot of Australian Catholic population

- 20 April 2023 0

Archbishop Christopher Prowse with parishioners at St Christopher's Cathedral A new National Centre for Pastoral Research report published this week provides a comprehensive snapshot of ... Read More

Bishops outline dangers in proposed discrimination reforms

- 9 March 2023 0

Senior bishops have warned law changes proposed by the Australian Law Reform Commission would prevent Church schools from being authentically Catholic, arguing they would discount ... Read More

Conference explores shared mission for clergy, laity

- 20 February 2023 1

Archbishop Prowse, Ms Geoghegan and Mr Hart met the prefect of the Dicastery for Clergy, Cardinal Lazzaro You Heung-sik, while in Rome Archbishop Christopher Prowse ... Read More

Church in Australia mourns death of Pope Benedict XVI

- 31 December 2022 0

Archbishop Timothy Costelloe SDB says Pope Benedict XVI will long be remembered fondly in Australia as the Pontiff who led young people from around the ... Read More

Church renews focus on domestic and family violence

- 21 November 2022 2

The Australian Catholic Bishops Conference’s statement on domestic and family violence will be a focus of an online event next week to mark the International ... Read More