21 Sep 2017

Letters on same-sex marriage

"...We must continue to exercise our right to speak our views publically as free citizens, but we should not adopt any means that creates disrespect..." Bishop O'Kelly.

21 Sep 2017

Earthquake in Mexico

Pope Francis' message following the earthquake in Mexico.

19 Sep 2017

Pope, Marriage and Plebiscite

Bishops Conference's brochure provides an overview of Pope Francis’ teaching on marriage and the family for you to reflect upon.

17 Aug 2017

Plebiscite on Marriage

Catholics urged to have their say on marriage.

28 Jul 2017

Prof Somerville in Adelaide

Imprison doctors who leave patients in pain: international ethicist.

28 Jul 2017

State-of-the art museum

Support needed for new Mary MacKillop Museum at Kensington.

26 Jul 2017

ACBC media statement

Call for Australia to ensure safety of those seeking asylum in our region.

17 Jul 2017

Young people raise their voices

COYYA is hosting a series of forums called Raise Your Voice 2017 to help strengthen ties between young people and the Church.

06 Jul 2017

NAIDOC Week launched

Smoking ceremony opens the Torres Strait Islander Sunday Mass celebrated in St Francis Xavier's Cathedral.

05 Jul 2017

Indian community celebrates

St Thomas the Apostle feast day was celebrated in St Francis Xavier's Cathedral, take a look at the photos.

29 Jun 2017

Plenary Council appointments

Committee will work closely with the Bishops Commission to ensure the successful preparation, celebration and implementation of the Plenary Council 2020.

13 Jun 2017

World Day of the Poor message

 Pope Francis asks for 'deeds not words' for the first World Day of the Poor which will be celebrated on November 19.

06 Jun 2017

United in faith

Big gathering at Mt Barker for the final visitation program, read this story and more in the Southern Cross June issue.

17 May 2017

Living Catholic May e-news

Statue of Mary will be crowned at this year's Marian Procession - checkout details and read more agency news in this issue.

10 May 2017

ACYF Sydney 2017

Registration opens online for the Australian Catholic Youth Festival to be held in Sydney from December 7-9.

09 May 2017

May edition's out

Southern Cross this month features Sarah Gun, Private Mack, Brian Spencer, Ian Olver and more community and schools news.

21 Oct 2016

Pope's new Apostolic Letter

Seven keys to understanding Pope Francis' Apostolic Letter 'Misericordia et Misera'.

20 Sep 2016

Archbishop's Awards 2016

It's time to nominate someone who works tirelessly in your parish, school or community – read the criteria and download a form.

25 Aug 2016

Archbishop's Media Awards

Disability magazine shines at media awards.

02 Aug 2016

WYD Pope's top 10 messages

Pope Francis: ..."We didn’t come into this world to "vegetate,” ... we came for another reason: to leave a mark..."

25 Jul 2016


04 Jul 2016

Marriage plebiscite

Archbishop Fisher: 'Same-sex marriage opponents not bigots'.

06 Apr 2016

April Southern Cross

Bishop Bill Morris on mercy, renewal taskforce update, demolition of seminary buildings, Fr Pat Woods and lots more....

08 Feb 2016

Support for asylum seekers

Church welcomes SA Premier’s call for the State to offer a home to asylum seeker families facing deportation to Nauru.

18 Dec 2015

Christmas Mass times

View a full list of Mass and Reconciliation times for the Adelaide Cathedral parish churches.

04 Dec 2015

ACYF - Day 2

A priest who has said Mass on Mt Everest & climbed 126 of the world’s highest peaks + X Factor contestant Fr Rob Galea are two of the hits at ACYF.

03 Nov 2015

Language of love

Fr Philip Marshall VG calls for a new language of love

22 Sep 2015

ACYF presenters announced

Australian Catholic Youth Festival has announced first round of homegrown speakers and presenters for December Adelaide event.






22 Sep 2015

8th World meeting of families

The Congress being held in Philadelphia, Sept 22-25, will address real life challenges that families go through as a couple and as parents.

15 Sep 2015

Laudato Si’ video released

Catholic Earthcare Australia's video released today – Laudato Si’ – An urgent appeal for action.




15 Sep 2015

Youth Festival update

Preparations are gearing up for the Australian Catholic Youth Festival being held in Adelaide December 3-5.





13 Sep 2015

Vocations week

Southern Cross celebrates vocations week with stories of people who have responded to the call in our diocese and beyond, starting with Fr Tru.