OUR PRIESTS NEED OUR SUPPORT
Folllowing the announcement of the Royal Commission and its aftermath,
Archbishop of Brisbane – Mark Coleridge has written a pastoral letter to his Clergy.
IT IS LINKED HERE FOR YOUR EASY ACCESS.
A Letter from Archbishop Coleridge to his clergy
Geraldine Doogue used the term “colateral shame” to describe the feelings many of us
share with every headline. All Teams are urged to pray for and support our clergy.
This Feast has nothing to do with Earthly Kingdoms, Stock Exchanges, High Courts whether regal or legal!
It is about Christ at work in a paradoxical manner, an ongoing work or restoring all creation to its proper relationship with God!
It is not easy work….because Jesus respects the WILL, the FREE WILL given to us human beings by his Loving Father!
The Feast of Christ the King Year B 25th November
Pope Benedict XVI has awarded Teams Oceania Spiritual Counsellor, Monsignor Frank Marriott the highest possible honour for a priest. Read on at the following link:
Papal Accolade for Monsignor Frank
This letter from the International leading Team sets the General orientation
flowing from the Brasilia 2012 Gathering “DARE TO LIVE THE GOSPEL”
as a challenge that will lead us to be:
1. Couples – immersed in Christ’s love
2. Couples – welcoming and caring for all people
3. Couples – going out into the world each day to serve the Church.
Dare to live the Gospel
* SYDNEY becomes a separate Sector in ACT-NSW-PHILIPPINES REGION
* Bishop Pat Power retires,
* Vale – Fr Val Patterson
Magnificat – Newsletter of the ACT-NSW Region – June 2012