The new Pope’s works in social justice and his commitment to the poor anticipates a leader who will work for the ‘radical ecological conversion set by his predecessors’, says the Director of Catholic Earthcare Australia, Jacqui Rémond.
Report from Vatican News Service on the Inauguration of Pope Francis.
The Archbishop of Sydney Cardinal George Pell was interviewed by Alan Jones on 2GB ahead of the Inauguration Mass of Pope Francis.
Video Presentation: Talk given by Professor Hayden Ramsay at Catholic Youth Parramatta’s Breakfast with the Bishop.
The newly unveiled St Mary of the Cross Chapel at St Patrick’s Cathedral Parramatta was blessed by the Bishop of Parramatta, Most Rev Anthony Fisher OP, following the Solemn Mass on Sunday 17 March.
From Vatican Information Service, 17 March: Pope Francis has celebrated Mass at the Vatican parish of St Anna, the doors of which were crowded from the earliest morning hours with a large number of people.
Project Compassion 2013: The youngest of 13 children, Bernard’s dad left when he was only one and Bernard always felt it was his responsibility to keep everyone together.
Statement from the Archbishop of Sydney Cardinal George Pell on election of new Holy Father.
The Bishop of Parramatta, Most Rev Anthony Fisher OP, today welcomed the news of the election of Pope Francis as Bishop of Rome and Universal Pastor of the Catholic Church.
Statement from Australian Jesuit Provincial, Fr Steve Curtin, on the election of Jesuit Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio as Pope Francis.