TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Encountering a holy person to become a holy person IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Encountering a holy person to become a holy person

March 20, 2018 Teresa Brierley

As you know, I usually sit at my desk on Sunday evening to prepare this message in order to share with you, life in our diocese as well as some of what I have been reading. However, this week it has spilled over into Monday as Allen and I flew up to the Gold Coast for the weekend to catch up with our family. We had a good weekend, which was filled with everyone sharing food and conversations and lots of play time with all of our grandchildren.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Faith in our Future IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Faith in our Future

March 13, 2018 Teresa Brierley

Once again the events of the past week demonstrate that as a diocesan church community we have been actively and proactively engaged in spreading the joy of the Gospel and sharing it with the world.

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: Early Learning Policy Launch IMAGE Opinion & Comment

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: Early Learning Policy Launch

March 12, 2018 Dr Michael Slattery

Last week the Early Learning Policy was launched in our diocese. Its procedures set a system wide commitment to Early Learning and a direction for us all.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Rebuilding Christianity IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Rebuilding Christianity

March 06, 2018 Teresa Brierley

For God’s foolishness is wider than human wisdom, and God’s weakness is stronger than human strength (First Letter of St Paul to the Corinthians 1:25)

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: Catholic Schools Week 2018 IMAGE Opinion & Comment

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: Catholic Schools Week 2018

March 04, 2018 Dr Michael Slattery

From Sunday March 4 – Saturday March 10, Catholic schools across our region will open their doors to families, friends and community members to celebrate Catholic Schools Week 2018.

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: School Communities as places of Evangelisation IMAGE Opinion & Comment

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: School Communities as places of Evangelisation

February 27, 2018 Dr Michael Slattery

We have 19,449 students in our diocesan Catholic schools of which 12,655 are Catholics and 6794 from other denominations. 

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: For all things, give thanks IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: For all things, give thanks

February 27, 2018 Teresa Brierley

I pen this message still filled with the overwhelming joy of having been present at the ordination of Bishop Brian Mascord, along with thousands of others, but most significantly with hundreds from our own Diocese. It was a most spectacular, enriching, powerful, spirit-filled, wonderful, joyous, beautiful occasion. It was indeed our church at its best.

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY:	Evangelisation Challenge IMAGE Opinion & Comment

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: Evangelisation Challenge

February 26, 2018 Dr Michael Slattery

Our ability to evangelise and make disciples of school communities and parishes remains a real challenge.