The Catholic Archdiocese
of Canberra and Goulburn

We invite you to encounter
Jesus, community and mission.


Catholic Voice News


Full churches expected for Easter

Fr Jiss and Fr Mark participating in the Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion  last year for the parishes livestream. With people flocking back to Easter ceremonies after church closures last […]


Lumen Christi goes green

Lumen Christi Junior Social Justice Advocates with Wendy Wait and Principal Shane Giles Lumen Christi Catholic College Pambula has bought a solar system as a part of the Social Justice […]


Philippines community celebrates 500 years of Christianity

Archbishop Christopher Prowse with members from the Filipino community just before celebrating Mass at St Christopher’s Cathedral Members of Australia’s Filipino community brought their distinctive voice and colour to a […]


Monsignor Kevin Barry-Cotter Farewelled

Monsignor Kevin Barry-Cotter is farewelled at a requiem Mass at St Christopher’s Cathedral Canberra Monsignor John Woods with Fr Kevin Barry-Cotter’s sister, Cathy Harrison and nephew, Ryan Barry-Cotter Friends, family, […]


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


Marriage and Family Life - Formation and Support

New Website: Marriage and Family
Pope Francis has announced the Year Amoris Laetitia Family extending from March 2021 to June 2022. >> Read more


Easter Message 2021

This time last year all the Churches of the Archdiocese were closed due to the Covid-19 Pandemic. Now, thanks be to God, the Churches are all open, albeit with Covid protocols activated.

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