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Highlights around the archdiocese

A look at some of the highlights of life and work within the Archdiocese of Brisbane.
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  • Mar 2019 '19

    St Brigid’s – Red Hill

    Over 100 years ago, this iconic big red church was built upon a hilltop overlooking Brisbane’s CBD. Designed by famed architect Robin S. Dods and modelled on the Albi Cathedral in France, it has been a place of regular worship since 1914. Now as part of the Jubilee Catholic Parish Brisbane, it continues to serve…

  • Mar 2019 '19

    When is St Patrick’s Day Celebrated?

    March 17th is usually the day St Patrick’s Day is celebrated, but that’s not always the case. This year it’s on Monday the 18th of March…

  • Mar 2019 '19

    Keeping the Faith – Peter McWhirter (With Donna Lynch)

    In this month’s installment of Keeping the Faith, Donna interviews Peter McWhirter, director of Scotch & Soda and who has been heavily involved in the fashion industry for the past 40 years.

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  • Mar 2019 '19

    First Friday of the Lenten Season

    Welcome to the first Friday of the Lenten season.

  • Mar 2019 '19

    Lent Begins…

    Today is Ash Wednesday, where we receive ashes on our foreheads. It marks the beginning of Lent, a time of fasting and prayer over the next 40 days till Easter.

  • Feb 2019 '19

    Plenary Council 2020 – Tell us your thoughts

    The time to have your say on the future of the Australian Catholic Church is right now. We urge you to have your say on how the Catholic Church can better reflect and embody the values of a contemporary Australia. Please note submissions to the Plenary Council close nationally on March 6, 2019. “A church…

  • Jan 2019 '19

    The Lights of Christmas

    Over the Christmas season, we welcomed the Lights of Christmas at the Cathedral of St Stephen. Here are some small snippets of the show.

  • Jan 2019 '19

    2018 Two-Minute Homily Outtakes

    Our homilists are very generous with their time and we do thank them for another great year. Here’s a peek behind the scenes at some of the few grains of sand and grit which allow them to make pearls of wisdom.

  • Dec 2018 '18

    Keeping the Faith – Sr Angela Mary Doyle

    When someone has lived a good while and can say with all sincerity “All my memories are loving and wonderful” it’s a sign of either a life well lived or a great and generous heart. In Sr Angela Mary Doyle we have both. Thanks to Donna Lynch for sharing with us some insight into this…

  • Dec 2018 '18

    Anniversary of the Royal Commission Report

    “It was just 12 months ago today, with the release of the Final Report of the McClellan Royal Commission onto public record, that victims voices and stories were no longer silenced.”

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