Celebrated annually on 3 December, the theme of The International Day of People with Disability for 2012 is "Removing barriers to create an inclusive and accessible society for all".
Homily of Rev Fr Brendan Kelly SJ in honour of Francis Xavier, Jesuit Missionary & Saint, on the occasion of the visit of the relic of his arm to Holy Family Parish, Mt Druitt, Tuesday 27 November 2012
The Holy Relic of St Francis Xavier, co-founder of the Society of Jesus, arrived at Holy Family Parish, Mt Druitt, on Tuesday 27 November as part of the National Pilgrimage of Grace.
Two Papal Honours and 22 Diocesan Medals of Honour for 2012 have been presented by the Bishop of Parramatta, Most Rev Anthony Fisher OP, on the Feast of Christ the King (Sunday 25 November).
With the relic of St Francis Xavier visiting Australia, Fr Robin Koning SJ answers some questions about the role of relics in the Catholic Church, and looks at why this tour is an important opportunity to follow in his footsteps.
A crowd of more than 80 people has attended the final Faith at the Fiddler for 2012 to hear the Bishop of Parramatta, Most Rev Anthony Fisher OP, share the story of his conversion.
Catholic Outlook November 2012: What can we learn from St Francis Xavier for our time, and for our situation in Australia in this period of the New Evangelisation?
The latest 'Faith in Our Future' Blog reflects on the Catholic Diocese of Parramatta's Pastoral Planning journey so far, as well as the road head.
Latest CathBlog of Catholic Diocese of Parramatta Social Justice Coordinator Sr Louise McKeogh FMA.
Catholic Outlook November 2012: Our Lady Queen of Peace Parish in Greystanes is again holding its highly popular Craft Fair and Antique Valuations event on Saturday 24 November 2012 to raise funds for Parkinson NSW.