The Catholic Archdiocese
of Canberra and Goulburn

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Catholic Voice News


Order of Malta welcomes newest chaplain and knight

Emil Bulum with Fr Joshua Scott at Corpus Christi In a centuries old tradition, Fr Joshua Scott and Emil Bulum were invested into the Sovereign Order of Malta during a […]


‘We’re neighbours’ Archbishop Prowse tells local Russian Orthodox community

  We’re neighbours, Archbishop Christopher Prowse has told Canberra’s Russian Orthodox community as it wrestles with different attitudes to the war in Ukraine.  The archpriest of Canberra’s Russian Orthodox church, […]


2022 Rite of Election: ‘I realise now that I was lost’

(From left) Penelope with her sponsor Becky Langworthy During the Rite of Election ceremonies on March 6, the Catholic Voice spoke with a number of this years participants who revealed […]


Pope Francis: ‘The Faith Is Passed On In Dialect’

“The faith is passed on in dialect, that is, in familiar speech, between grandparents and grandchildren, between parents and their children. “The faith is always handed on in dialect, in […]


The Gift of our Children

Professional Standards and Safeguarding
The Archdiocese has developed a series of support documents to assist each Parish and faith community in implementing the Archdiocesan Safeguarding Policy.


Archbishop's Easter Message

It recent years it seems that our annual celebration of Easter accompanies some societal calamity.
There has been bushfires, then the covid pandemic, and now the Russian-Ukraine conflict.

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2023 Bishops' Synod Submissions from our Archdiocese

This Report and these submissions will form the basis of the Archdiocesan Synthesis which Archbishop Prowse will present to the Bishops’ Conference after 1 May 2022.

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From the central west and far south coast of NSW to the suburbs of Canberra, our work and community involvement is broad and far-reaching. We invite you to discover what we offer.