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  • Bishop Sproxton: ‘Celebrate the lives of people with disability’
    Bishop Sproxton: ‘Celebrate the lives of people with disability’
    29 Nov 2021

    Bishop Delegate for Disability and Perth Auxiliary Bishop Don Sproxton has this week said International Day of People with Disability on 3 December is a chance for Catholic communities to celebrate the lives, achievements and contributions of 4.4 million Australians with a disability.

  • Families encouraged to pick up reflective journal this Advent
    Families encouraged to pick up reflective journal this Advent
    29 Nov 2021

    The Archdiocese’s Centre for Life Marriage & Family (CLMF) has recently introduced its latest resource – an Advent reflection journal – which aims to aid in spiritual enrichment among the faithful as Christmas draws near.

  • New Norcia awarded by Tourism council for influencing local culture
    New Norcia awarded by Tourism council for influencing local culture
    29 Nov 2021

    New Norcia, won silver in the Cultural Tourism category at the 2021 Perth Airport WA Tourism Awards Gala Dinner, presented by Tourism Council WA at Crown Perth on 13 November.

  • Ratzinger prize awarded to Notre Dame Professor
    Ratzinger prize awarded to Notre Dame Professor
    19 Nov 2021

    University of Notre Dame Australia Professor Tracey Rowland is the first Australian to receive a prestigious Ratzinger Prize for 2020, which is described as the “Nobel Prize” in Theology. She received her award from Pope Francis in October 2021.

  • Perth priest recognised with highest honour for lifetime contribution to health and education
    Perth priest recognised with highest honour for lifetime contribution to health and education
    19 Nov 2021

    Perth priest Rev Dr Joe Parkinson has last week been awarded the Catholic Health Australia 2021 Sr Maria Cunningham Lifetime Contribution Award.

    The award recognises Dr Parkinson’s work over the past 40 years, in particular his contributions to St John of God Health Care, one of Australia’s largest Catholic providers of health care services, and his impact on the community through a lifetime of bioethics writing, teaching and consultancy across health, aged care and education.

  • New catechists program completed; local parish catechists honoured at launch
    New catechists program completed; local parish catechists honoured at launch
    19 Nov 2021

    The new Parish Religious Education program, Gathered in My Name, developed by the Catholic Education Western Australia Catechist Service, is finally complete.

  • Youth camino, an encounter with Christ, says CYM Director
    Youth camino, an encounter with Christ, says CYM Director
    11 Nov 2021

    Catholic Youth Ministry Perth recently embarked on a mini camino with 17 participants on Saturday 23 October. The journey began with a Mass at Our Lady of the Revelation Shrine in Bullsbrook and ended at the newly completed Divine Mercy Church in Chittering – a gruelling 15km track up and down the rolling hills.

  • We need disciples who are faithful and faith-filled, says Archbishop Costelloe
    We need disciples who are faithful and faith-filled, says Archbishop Costelloe
    11 Nov 2021

    We need disciples who are faithful and faith-filled, said Perth Archbishop Timothy Costelloe SDB, at the liturgical launch of the 2021 LifeLink Christmas Appeal for Parish Priests and Parish Appeal representatives.

  • Catechists role as preachers should be modelled by Christ, says Bishop Don
    Catechists role as preachers should be modelled by Christ, says Bishop Don
    11 Nov 2021

    The Commissioning of 36 Catechists took place at St Michael the Archangel Chapel, Leederville on Thursday, 4 November, coinciding with the feast day of St Charles Borromeo, patron saint of Catechists.

  • Archdiocesan Parish Renewal program continues to empower lay church leaders
    Archdiocesan Parish Renewal program continues to empower lay church leaders
    11 Nov 2021

    Parish Pastoral Council members from across the Archdiocese have recently gathered for the second of a four-part Parish Renewal program, focussing on prayer, discernment and developing parish pastoral plans.

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