The Archdiocesan Rite of Election for those who will be baptised at Easter will take place at St Mary's Cathedral this Sunday, the first Sunday of Lent... » Read More
The celebrations will be world-wide on 19th March which will mark the 150th anniversary, or sesquicentenary, of the founding of the Sisters of St Joseph in Penola, South Australia. » Read More
Ash Wednesday this week saw the start of Lent with people throughout the Archdiocese receiving the ashes marked on their forehead in the shape of a cross.
Traditionally 46 days before Easter Sunday, Ash Wednesday comes from the ancient Jewish tradition of penance and fasting. » Read More