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  1. April 10

    Archbishop’s Easter Message 2017

    The Resurrection of Jesus from the brutality of his death on the Calvary Cross is THE sign of God’s ultimate victory over the terror of the night. It is the cause of our Easter shout of ALLELUIA – Praise the Lord! Watch video

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  2. March 17

    Media Statement March 17, 2017

    Re. Independent Review following decisions about residential arrangements at Lanigan House
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  3. February 28

    A Letter of Consolation

    In a few days I will appear before the Royal Commission and I ask for your prayers and blessings. Please remember me so that I may be an instrument of Truth, Justice and Healing at this critical moment in our Catholic history here in Australia. Read more

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  4. February 28

    The Royal Commission: Praying for Healing

    Now that the extent of this open wound of child sex abuse has been exposed, it is appropriate to turn in this Lenten Season, to the God of mercy and healing. This whole tragic situation has been like a cancer for people of faith. We pray for healing and as people of hope, we ask Jesus to lead us. Read more

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  5. February 14

    Final Royal Commission Hearings Starting

    Once again, I offer my sincerest apologies to those who suffer due to the criminal behaviour over many years of some among us. As Pope Francis has said recently, “It is a sin that shames us.” Read more

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