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Articles in Category: News in brief

Bulletin Notices 02 July 2013

02 July 2013

VOCATION – WE ARE ALL CALLED
What part are you called to play in harvesting the fruits of God’s grace? Priesthood is not as common a call as marriage or other vocations. You may not think this call is for you. But how do you know? Why not contact your local priest or...

Bulletin Notices 25 June 2013

27 June 2013

VOCATION – “I WILL FOLLOW YOU WHEREVER YOU MAY GO”
Jesus Christ is our inspiration. Explore what priesthood has to offer. Contact your local priest or Fr Richard Healey, vocations director, on 0401 621 591,

Bulletin Notices 18 June 2013

18 June 2013

VOCATION – WHO DO YOU SAY I AM?
Jesus asks his disciples, “Who do you say I am?” Who is Jesus to you? In deepening our response to that question, we gradually also reveal who am I that God loves me so fully. And who I am, viewed by God, is core to my vocation....

News in Brief 178

16 May 2013

THE SPIRIT IS CALLING: “YOU WILL RECEIVE POWER WHEN THE HOLY SPIRIT COMES”. Ever thought of priesthood – remember that it is not you alone who would live this life of service. The Holy Spirit is your strength and guide. Contact your local priest or Fr Richard...

News in Brief 177

08 May 2013

FIND OUT IF PRIESTHOOD IS WHAT GOD IS OFFERING YOU. 
Start a conversation. Contact your local priest or Fr Richard Healey, vocations director, on 0401 621 591,  

News in Brief 176

30 April 2013

“A PEACE THE WORLD CANNOT GIVE”: 
This is what Jesus offers in today’s Gospel. How can we obtain that peace? Rather than asking what should I do with my life, do I ever stop and wonder what God wants me to do with my life? It is not an easy question, and we may...

News in Brief 175

24 April 2013

DEATH AND FUNERAL OF BISHOP WILLIAM MURRAY:
Bishop William Edward Murray, Emeritus Bishop of Wollongong, died peacefully at 5.10pm on Sunday, 21 April 2013, at the Little Sisters of the Poor Nursing Home, Randwick. Bishop Murray, the Second Bishop of Wollongong, served...

News in Brief 174

16 April 2013

I WANT TO ANSWER GOD’S CALL... BUT:
It is normal to have doubts and fears about a potential call to priesthood and religious life. However, how much could you lose if this were the path which would bring you most happiness in your life? What does it cost to stir...

News in Brief 173

09 April 2013

REGIONAL CONSULTATIONS – PARISHES WORKING TOGETHER –HAVE YOUR SAY

Bishop Peter Ingham invites parish communities in each region to now gather and have our say about what we believe is the best way to configure ourselves to...

News in Brief 172

04 April 2013

REGIONAL CONSULTATIONS – PARISHES WORKING TOGETHER – HAVE YOUR SAY

Bishop Peter Ingham invites parish communities in each region to now gather and have our say about what we believe is the best way to configure ourselves to be bearers...

News in Brief 171

26 March 2013

REGIONAL CONSULTATIONS – PARISHES WORKING TOGETHER – HAVE YOUR SAY
Bishop Peter Ingham invites parish communities in each region to now gather and have our say about what we believe is the best way to configure ourselves to be bearers of Christ’s love. Come along to...

News in Brief 170

20 March 2013

REGIONAL CONSULTATIONS – PARISHES WORKING TOGETHER – HAVE YOUR SAY
Bishop Peter Ingham invites parish communities in each region to now gather and have our say about what we believe is the best way to configure ourselves to be bearers of Christ’s love. Come along to...

News in Brief 169

12 March 2013

REGIONAL CONSULTATIONS – PARISHES WORKING TOGETHER – HAVE YOUR SAY
Bishop Peter Ingham invites parish communities in each region to now gather and have our say about what we believe is the best way to configure ourselves to be bearers of Christ’s love. Come along to...

News in Brief 168

06 March 2013

REGIONAL CONSULTATIONS – PARISHES WORKING TOGETHER – HAVE YOUR SAY
Bishop Peter Ingham invites parish communities in each region to now gather and have our say about what we believe is the best way to configure ourselves to be bearers of Christ’s love. Come along to...

News in Brief 167

28 February 2013

YOUR VOCATION
Each of us is precious in God’s eyes, and for each of us, God invites us into fullness of life. What is God calling you to be? Priests, deacons, religious, single, married – we all are called to special vocations. Speak to your priest today to find out...

News in Brief 166

19 February 2013

YOUR VOCATION
Each of us is precious in God’s eyes, and for each of us, God invites us into fullness of life. What is God calling you to be? Priests, deacons, religious, single, married – we all are called to special vocations. Speak to your priest today to find out...

News in Brief 165

13 February 2013

PARISHES PLANNING FOR THE FUTURE BY WORKING TOGETHER – JOIN OUR PARISH SESSION
Our parish information sessions on Parishes Working Together – addressing current and future pastoral needs in the Diocese of Wollongong are generating much discussion about parishes in our...

News in Brief 164

05 February 2013

YOUR VOCATION
Each of us is precious in God’s eyes, and for each of us, God invites us into fullness of life. What is God calling you to be? Priests, deacons, religious, single, married – we all are called to special vocations. Speak to your priest today to find out...

News in Brief 163

30 January 2013

YOUR VOCATION
Each of us is precious in God’s eyes, and for each of us, God invites us into fullness of life. What is God calling you to be? Priests, deacons, religious, single, married – we all are called to special vocations. Speak to your priest...

News in Brief 162

24 January 2013

PARISHES PLANNING FOR THE FUTURE BY WORKING TOGETHER
– YOUR VOICE IS NEEDED
Our Diocese is growing and to plan for our future we are asking parishes to work together to make sure our planning and process of change will strengthen us in our roles as...