05 Jul 2019

Wanted: visionary, open-hearted, faith-filled people

The Plenary Council has opened applications for the Discernment and Writing Groups that will play a critical role in helping the Catholic Church move forward in considering the Council’s six National Themes for Discernment.

13 Jun 2019

Themes for Plenary Council announced

The Plenary Council 2020 has moved into its next phase of preparation ... of the National Themes for Discernment that emerged from a historic process of listening to the voices of more than 222,000 people.

13 Jun 2019

New child protection standards released

The adoption of National Catholic Safeguarding Standards marks the latest milestone in the Church’s ongoing response to child sexual abuse.

18 May 2018

Plenary Council 2020

Adelaide will host opening Plenary Council session in October 2020.

16 Feb 2018

Media Release

Australian bishops’ submission to the Religious Freedom Review.

08 Jan 2018

'A remarkable story'

New Vatican publication highlights Indigenous art, culture.

11 Dec 2017

ACYF17 – it's a wrap

Perth announced as next ACYF venue as thousands flock to Mass in The Domain December 9, 2017.

05 Dec 2017

ACYF 2017

An estimated 19,000 young Catholics will converge upon Sydney for ACYF’s three-day national celebration – December 7-9.

27 Nov 2017

Advent Calendar app

New app contains a variety of videos, meditations and podcasts for the Christmas season.

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.

10 May 2017

ACYF Sydney 2017

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

04 Jul 2016

Marriage plebiscite

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

15 Sep 2015

Laudato Si’ video released

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