A look at some of the highlights of life and work within the Archdiocese of Brisbane.
- Mar 2018 '1816th
Holy Week is upon us. We look forward to seeing you at church. Mass times available soon.
- Mar 2018 '188th
Celebrating the work of thousands of women throughout the Archdiocese on International Women’s Day.
- Mar 2018 '181st
By Br Damien Price When I worked at St Laurence’s there were two very significant members of staff. Neither had been a headmaster, neither had a litany of letters after their names, neither won an OAM (though they probably should have) and neither were rich or famous. Paul (Woody) Forrester and Br Bon Sherriff were…
- Feb 2018 '1814th
The Lenten journey began across the Archdiocese today …
- Feb 2018 '1813th
As Lent commences tomorrow, the Archdiocese begins a special period of fasting and reparation. Archbishop Mark Coleridge explains the significance and how you can participate.
- Feb 2018 '1813th
The summer heat definitely didn’t stop the hundreds of school students from Brisbane Catholic Education schools from competing in the annual flip-a-thon today.
- Jan 2018 '1816th
By Brother Damien Price I was preparing for my final vows as a Christian Brother when I asked if I could I go to Sydney to work with homeless people because I was “scared” of the poor. It seemed to me that being a Christian Brother and scared of the poor were a contradiction. So,…
- Dec 2017 '1722nd
By Brother Damien Price Many of us have a favourite Christmas carol. I have many memories of sitting in St Catherine’s in Proserpine on a hot humid December 24th night belting out with some gusto “Oh Come, All Ye Faithful” or “Silent Night” accompanied by the occasional mosquito and beads of sweat. They are good…
- Dec 2017 '1721st
Bishop John Gerry was loved because he spoke with people “heart to heart and loved them with Christ’s own intimacy”, his funeral at The Cathedral of St Stephen heard today. Archbishop Mark Coleridge said Bishop Gerry was among the first people he spoke with when he was appointed to the Archdiocese in 2012. “I asked…
- Dec 2017 '1713th
Archbishop Mark Coleridge today announced the passing of Bishop John Gerry, Emeritus Auxiliary of Brisbane. “At 7am today, Bishop John Gerry died peacefully in Holy Spirit Hospital after a short illness,” Archbishop Coleridge said. “We have been richly blessed by his 67 years of priesthood and 42 years as a Bishop. May he rest in…