Tag: Archdiocese of Perth

LIFELINK WINTER APPEAL 2020: An opportunity to be a disciple of Christ

    Archbishop Timothy Costelloe SDB urged the community to think about people living on the streets, struggling with drug or alcohol addictions, battling mental health issues or in financial crisis during this time of COVID-19 pandemic and during the winter months. The Perth Archbishop encouraged the community to help these groups of people by… Continue Reading LIFELINK WINTER APPEAL 2020: An opportunity to be a disciple of Christ

Archdiocese Partners to Tackle Root Cause of Modern Slavery

Some of the Anti-Slavery Working Party members who meet on a monthly basis to discuss, raise awareness, identify and work towards eradicating Modern Slavery within the Catholic Archdiocese of Perth. Photo: Feby Plando. By Amanda Murthy   The Archdiocese of Perth commenced an Anti-Slavery Working Party since May of this year, with the aim of… Continue Reading Archdiocese Partners to Tackle Root Cause of Modern Slavery

‘For a Just Future’ Creates Global Appreciation for Refugees, Asylum Seekers & Migrants

08 Apr 2020 By Amanda Murthy The 2019 Palm Sunday Walk for Justice for Refugees held in Perth was moved to an online platform this year, with focus on the theme: “For a Just Future”. Photo: JEDO.   More than 40 Australian agencies united on Palm Sunday, 5 April to host a two-hour online event… Continue Reading ‘For a Just Future’ Creates Global Appreciation for Refugees, Asylum Seekers & Migrants

EASTER Mass Services_Catholic Archdiocese of Perth

 Communications Briefing   EASTER MESSAGE 2020 FROM ARCHBISHOP TIMOTHY COSTELLOE SDB Perth Archbishop Timothy Costelloe SDB has today, Thursday 9 April, released his Easter Message for 2020. WATCH the 2020 Easter Message or CLICK HERE. Please find below Dropbox links to multimedia versions of this year’s message. Download the 2020 Easter Message VIDEO Easter Message… Continue Reading EASTER Mass Services_Catholic Archdiocese of Perth

The Safeguarding Project_Protecting Children in the Catholic Church

  Safeguarding Office   The Archdiocese of Perth is the first of Australia’s Catholic dioceses to begin to establish Safeguarding Officers across its network of parishes. The Safeguarding Office is responsible for ensuring the safety of children, young people and the vulnerable within the confines of the Catholic Church across the Archdiocese of Perth, educating… Continue Reading The Safeguarding Project_Protecting Children in the Catholic Church

ARCHBISHOP COSTELLOE SDB STATEMENT: SEAL OF CONFESSION

  ARCHBISHOP COSTELLOE SDB STATEMENT: SEAL OF CONFESSION 05 December 2019 On Thursday November 28, while I was attending the annual November meeting of the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference in Melbourne, the Western Australian Government issued a media release announcing its intention to expand the categories of people designated as mandatory reporters in relation to… Continue Reading ARCHBISHOP COSTELLOE SDB STATEMENT: SEAL OF CONFESSION

2019 Easter Message (Archbishop Timothy Costelloe)

Catholic Archdiocese of Perth_Easter Mass Times EASTER MESSAGE 2019 – Easter provides a ‘special gift of hope’, says Archbishop Costelloe   Perth Archbishop Timothy Costelloe SDB has this week released his 2019 Easter Message, inviting the Catholic Community to change ourselves, or rather open ourselves to the transforming power of the Lord. http://www.perthcatholic.org.au/data/FLTLP3G0WXDK27I.mp4   EASTER… Continue Reading 2019 Easter Message (Archbishop Timothy Costelloe)

International Day of Persons with Disabilities_3rd December 2018

Church calls for empowerment of people with disability Media Release November 29, 2018  Australia’s bishops have urged all Catholics to promote, empower and recognise the gifts of people with disability. Bishop Don Sproxton, Auxiliary Bishop of Perth and the newly-appointed Bishop Delegate for Disability Issues, said that as the Church prepared for Advent, it was appropriate… Continue Reading International Day of Persons with Disabilities_3rd December 2018

Peace Conference 2018 promotes matters critical to teachings of Christ (The RECORD)

The RECORD_2018 Peace Conference Perth Peace Conference Statement 2018-Peace Conference Brochure Auxiliary Bishop Donald Sproxton with Sr Margaret Scharf (left) and JEDO Director Carol Mitchell (right). Photo: Desire Mallet.   By Theresia Titus The 2018 Peace Conference was held on the weekend of 10 and 11 November at St George’s Anglican Cathedral to acknowledge the… Continue Reading Peace Conference 2018 promotes matters critical to teachings of Christ (The RECORD)

2018 Perth Peace Conference_10th & 11th November 2018

  Commemorative Service for the centenary end of the First World War on Sunday 11 November at St George’s Cathedral. Photo: Desire Mallet.   By Theresia Titus The 2018 Peace Conference was held on the weekend of 10 and 11 November at St George’s Anglican Cathedral to acknowledge the centenary end of World War I.… Continue Reading 2018 Perth Peace Conference_10th & 11th November 2018

Mental Health Week_7th to 14th October 2018

Universal Prayers Mental Health Oct 2018 011018 DS Pastoral Letter – Mental Health Week 2018 The Record_Mental Health Week 2018 PASTORAL LETTER Mental Health Week 2018 By The Most Rev Bishop Donald Sproxton VG Auxiliary Bishop of Perth 1 October 2018 Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ National Mental Health Week runs from Sunday 7… Continue Reading Mental Health Week_7th to 14th October 2018

Archbishop’s MEDIA Release_End of Life Care in Western Australia

  By The Most Rev Timothy Costelloe SDB Archbishop of Perth 27 August 2018   “Please find attached a Pastoral Letter regarding the presentation of the End-of-Life Care Report in Western Australia by a Committee of Inquiry last week. Over 700 submissions were received, including my own on behalf of the Catholic community in the… Continue Reading Archbishop’s MEDIA Release_End of Life Care in Western Australia

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