The Bishop of Parramatta, Most Rev Anthony Fisher OP, has been interviewed at WYD11 by Dutch priest Fr Roderick Vonhögen for his RKK Television show.
The Bishops Commission for Church Ministry is seeking nominations for the Australian Catholic Council for Lay Pastoral Ministry.
Rome Reports: World Youth Day 2011 Madrid is officially underway with the celebration of the Opening Mass in Madrid's Plaza de Cibeles on 16 August.
Catholic Communications reports on the gathering of Australia's 4,000 pilgrims in Madrid, marking the start of World Youth Day 2011.
Words from a World Youth Day pilgrimage homily by Our Lady of the Angels Rouse Hill Parish Priest Fr Warren Edwards have hit home to CathNews Madrid Blogger Enjoli Rodricks during the 'Way of the Cross' walk in Jerusalem.
Madrid has welcomed the Holy Father and pilgrims from around the world arriving for World Youth Day 2011, with the city turning on the charm and dressed for a great fiesta.
Rome Reports: About 130,000 young people from 137 countries are taking part in “Days in the Dioceses” in Spain ahead of World Youth Day Madrid 2011.
Diocese of Parramatta Vicar General, Very Rev Peter Williams VG, has blessed the new Fr Bill (William) O’Connor Library at Our Lady of Lourdes Primary Seven Hills, named in honour of the founding Parish Priest of Our Lady of Lourdes.
Hindus have sent good wishes to His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI for the 26th World Youth Day being held at Madrid Spain from 16 to 21 August.
Catholic Communications Sydney Archdiocese reports on the World Youth Day Stations of the Cross taking place in Madrid on 19 August.