The Catholic Diocese of Parramatta was a generous supporter of the Australian arm of the Catholic Church's global mission aid agency last year, raising more than $573,000 for Catholic Mission.
All Australians are being asked to join the international Catholic Mission prayer campaign for the people of Japan, especially those of the Diocese of Sendai where the tsunami was at its worst.
As we near the centenary of her birth, Catholic Mission National Director Martin Teulan reflects on Mother Teresa's service to the poor and the witness of her faith.
In response to a Franciscan Sister’s appeal for help, Catholic Mission supporters are funding an emergency feeding program at Dadim Primary Health Care Clinic in the famine-declared area of Ethiopia.
Catholic Mission Australia is helping grow the faith in Peru through the training of priests and catechists, as well as through building chapels, maintaining orphanages and resourcing the faith formation of young adults.
Catholic Mission has launched a fresh, new-look logo coinciding with the beginning of Spring and a reminder of its mission and values leading into World Mission Month.
Catholic Religious Australia, Caritas Australia and Australian Catholic University have joined together to establish the Catholic Alliance for International Development.
The first weekend in May will see the commencement of the 2011 National Count of Attendance, a project which aims to ascertain the practicing population of Australia’s Catholics.
Parishes around Australia are preparing to take part in the 2011 National Church Life Survey in November.
The Executive Director of Catholic Schools in the Diocese of Parramatta has called a special meeting of 78 school principals on the first day of the school holidays to discuss the NSW government’s planned cuts to school funding.