To assist Parishioners prepare for Easter, Second Rite of Reconciliation services have been arranged in all Deaneries of the Catholic Diocese of Parramatta during Lent.
Sydney's Vietnamese Catholic Community has donated $50,000 to the St Vincent de Paul Society Flood Appeal.
Most Rev Anthony Fisher OP has featured in a Sydney Morning Herald review of Parramatta locals favourite dining destinations.
Anglican Journal has reported the death of a Catholic priest in the wake of Japan's megaquake and tsunami.
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.
Institute For Mission has celebrated the commissioning of 38 students from the year-long Certificate in Pastoral Formation course as well as Beginning Theology, a Certificate III course in Christian Ministry and Theology.
The Australian Catholic Bishops Conference has remembered in prayer the victims of the largest earthquake to strike Japan in 140 years.
An East Timorese teacher and interpreter has embarked on a two-month English course in Sydney, with the help of the Catholic Education Offices of the Parramatta and Broken Bay Dioceses East Timor Teacher Placement program.
The announcement of the construction of a 1500-bed detention centre near Darwin reveals once more Australia's 'hard-hearted' response to asylum seekers, says the Chairman of the Australian Catholic Social Justice Council.
Campion College in Old Toongabbie - the country's first and only Liberal Arts College - has responded to claims that Australian higher eduction lacks diversity.