The Catholic Archdiocese
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Catholic Voice News


Vale Fr Kevin

Fr Kevin’s Ordination Day On Sunday, the Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn lost one of its veteran and most esteemed priests, Father Kevin Barry-Cotter. Below, Vicar General for the Archdiocese, […]


Equipping the future leaders of our Church

Peter Woods speaking at the YMES Peter Woods has a vision to inspire and equip Catholic schools and youth ministries to become centres of the new evangelisation. The founding director […]


Vinnies appeal takes new turn

Barnie Van Wyk speaking at the Vinnies Knock On Effect campaign launch at the Huawei Raiders Centre, Braddon Devastating bushfires and a pandemic have taken their toll on one of […]


Heart beats from home for Canberra’s African community

L-R: Yvette Poudjom Djomani, Fr Trenton van Reesch, Paul Forka and wife Terri Where in Canberra each month would you expect to find the most diverse gathering of members of […]


The Gift of our Children

New Website: 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. >> Read more


Walk in the Spirit - Lenten Renewal Experience 2021

Thursdays, 7.30pm – 9.00pm, 18th of February – 25th March 2021


Funeral Arrangements Monsignor Kevin Barry-Cotter

Wednesday 10 March 2021 - 1.30pm, St. Christopher’s Cathedral, Forrest, followed by refreshments in the Haydon Hall.

If you wish to attend, please click here to register.


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