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  • Apr 2018 '18

    Archbishop Mark’s Reflection on ‘Rejoice and Be Glad’

    After a few days to ponder upon it, here are Archbishop Mark’s brief thoughts on Pope Francis’ new Apostolic Exhortation (link to full PDF of “Rejoice and Be Glad” –

  • Apr 2018 '18

    Easter Sunday

    “Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! According to his great mercy, he has caused us to be born again…” (1 Peter 1:3)

  • Mar 2018 '18

    Good Friday

    “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life. For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but in order that the world might be saved through him.” (John 3:16-17)

  • Mar 2018 '18

    Chasing games rugby gold

    By Mark Bowling ST Joseph’s College, Gregory Terrace old boy Tom Lucas is expected to be a standout for Australia’s rugby sevens at this month’s Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast. It promises to be another chapter in the story of Brisbane’s Lucas family, one of the country’s greatest rugby families with four brothers in…

  • Mar 2018 '18

    Hope and its cousins

    By Br Damien Price Think of some of the most powerful images in our modern history. There’s the image of a man wanting human rights in China standing in front of a tank in Tiananmen Square and the girl putting a flower into the barrel of a national guardsman’s rifle during the race riots in…

  • Mar 2018 '18

    Holy Thursday

    “A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another.” (John 13:34)

  • Mar 2018 '18

    Palm Sunday

    Holy Week has begun: “This week is holy because of the immeasurable love that prompted unimaginable suffering … Genuine love empowers and transforms … This week, we see that love.”

  • Mar 2018 '18

    Chrism Mass Tonight

    Tonight, the Archbishop and the priests of the Archdiocese gather in the Cathedral to celebrate the Chrism Mass. Archbishop Mark will bless three oils — the oil of catechumens, the oil of the infirm and the holy chrism —which will be used to administer the sacraments across the Archdiocese throughout the rest of the year.

  • Mar 2018 '18

    Holy Week

    Holy Week is upon us. We look forward to seeing you at church. Mass times available soon.

  • Mar 2018 '18

    International Women’s Day

    Celebrating the work of thousands of women throughout the Archdiocese on International Women’s Day.

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