News from the Commission and around the Catholic Diocese of Parramatta
Catholics and Evangelicals should not wait for theologians to reach agreement before praying and working together, Pope Francis recently told a group of Pentecostal Anglican bishops in Rome.
Media conference address of Most Rev Anthony Fisher OP, Catholic Diocese of Parramatta, Friday 19 September.
Vatican Radio: It’s only been one week since Most Rev Anthony Fisher OP received a visit from the Apostolic Nuncio who informed him that the Pope was appointing him to lead the nations’ ‘Mother Church’, the Archdiocese of Sydney.
Most Rev Anthony Fisher OP was interviewed by ABC Radio’s AM program on Friday 19 September, following the announcement overnight of his appointment as the new Archbishop of Sydney by Pope Francis.
Parramatta-Holroyd Sun: The Archbishop-elect of Sydney, Most Rev Anthony Fisher OP, has used his first address to call for harmony in the wake of the counter-terrorism raids.
Parramatta Advertiser: The new Archbishop of Sydney wants Australians to set an example to the rest of the world by showing how different nationalities can live together in peace following the anti-terror raids yesterday.
His Holiness Pope Francis has appointed the Bishop of Parramatta, Most Reverend Anthony Fisher OP, as the ninth Archbishop of Sydney, the Vatican announced today.
The Holy Father hopes the Interreligious Football Match for Peace will contribute in eradicating all forms of racial, cultural and religious discrimination.
Catholic Outlook July 2014: Bishop Emeritus Kevin Manning has given the keynote address at the Australian Federation of Islamic Councils’ 50th Anniversary Dinner in the Great Hall of Parliament House in Canberra.
Most Rev Anthony Fisher OP and Rabbi Jeremy Lawrence were co-speakers at ‘What is Right?’, an event hosted by the NSW Council of Christians and Jews at the Great Synagogue Sydney on Thursday 29 May.