Plenary Council

Archbishop emphasises need for discernment in second Plenary phase

Chris Gordon- 22 August 2019 2

Archbishop Christopher Prowse As the second phase of the Plenary Council process gets under way, Archbishop Christopher Prowse has emphasised the key role of discernment. ... Read More

Dioceses join in the Plenary Council spirit

- 15 August 2019 0

Maitland-Newcastle Bishop Bill Wright has convoked a diocesan synod commencing in November this year directed towards the Plenary Council and beyond. Read More

Final report captures the voices of 222,000 people

- 29 July 2019 1

The National Centre for Pastoral Research has published the final report of the Listening and Dialogue phase of the Plenary Council, capturing the voices of ... Read More

Applications open for council discernment groups

- 4 July 2019 1

The Plenary Council has opened applications for the Discernment and Writing Groups that will help consider the Council’s National Themes for Discernment. Read More

Should we start again?

- 4 July 2019 3

THE question of Church reform and renewal is high on the agenda, and the Royal Commission and the upcoming Plenary Council have given the question ... Read More

Dr Maeve Heaney to present at this year’s St Thomas More Parish and Forum Dinner

Chris Gordon- 20 June 2019 1

Drawing on discussion points that have arisen from the Royal Commission and Plenary Council, this year’s St Thomas More Forum could hardly be more timely. Read More

Announcement of national themes for discernment opens next phase for plenary council

- 13 June 2019 1

The Plenary Council 2020 moves into its next phase of preparation today with the announcement of the National Themes for Discernment. Read More