Pope Francis signed his apostolic exhortation titled Vive Cristo, esperanza nuestra, (Christ, Our Hope, Lives) on 25 March. This is a post-synodal exhortation following the Synod on Young People, faith, and vocational discernment held in October 2018.
As Easter draws closer, the community is invited to join in the tradition of the Church by walking the Way of the Cross at Kilaben Bay on Sunday 7 April. In praying the stations, we imagine ourselves accompanying Jesus on his journey.
Plenary Council 2020 President, Archbishop Timothy Costelloe SDB, has expressed his gratitude for the faith, energy and generosity of all those who took part in the first stage of preparation for the Plenary Council which closed on 6 March.
Coming from one of the wealthiest countries in the world, it is challenging to recognise the scale of extreme poverty in Australia’s region and around the world. An example of this is that about 600 million people lack access to clean water and the 2.3 billion people have no basic sanitation[i].