Plenary

Assembly over: where to from here?

- 18 October 2021 3

A plenary council is a relatively unusual event, so it is not surprising that for many there is considerable curiosity about what happens now. Surely, ... Read More

Plenary Reflections #5: Sally FitzGerald

- 15 October 2021 2

 I was one of seven Aboriginal members and one of three Councillors from NATSICC. The Opening Mass in Perth was a particularly powerful expression of ... Read More

Plenary reflections #4: Brigid Cooney

- 14 October 2021 2

After a week of online sessions and live-streamed Masses, Archbishop Costelloe, the Council’s president, adjourned the Council’s first assembly and summoned its 278 members to ... Read More

Plenary Reflections #3: John Woods

- 14 October 2021 1

After a week of online sessions and live-streamed Masses, Archbishop Costelloe, the Council’s president, adjourned the Council’s first assembly and summoned its 278 members to ... Read More

Plenary reflections #2: John Warhurst

- 13 October 2021 3

Steps towards the real test of synodality  The First Assembly of the Plenary Council raises questions including:. What direction are we heading? What is our ... Read More

Plenary Council: Links Between Evangelisation And Culture

- 9 October 2021 0

Blessed John Paul II encouraged Australia's first people in his landmark speech in Alice Springs in 1986 This is the text of a Plenary intervention ... Read More

Experience of Love, Truth & Beauty

- 8 October 2021 0

This is an intervention given at the Plenary by Fr Tony Percy, Vicar General Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn Over the last 30 to 40 ... Read More