Afghan Refugees

Afghan Refugee Appeal

Archbishop Anthony Fisher OP, has launched the Afghan Refugee Appeal. The appeal will raise desperately needed funds and commit the Archdiocese resources of education, health and welfare to Afghan families and individuals fleeing their homeland in the wake of the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan.

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What have the Roman Catholics ever done for us?

Are we living in a Godless country? Though there are strong forces that would tell us the age of religion is past, Archbishop Anthony Fisher is not so sure...

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Our Catholic faith, and our works, has shaped our history for 2,000 years and continues to do so today, both in Sydney and beyond.

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Support our Spiritual Fathers, especially our Retired Priests, who have cared so much for us.

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Roof Tile Appeal

Over the past few years, the Roof Restoration team has been working hard to replace the old roof tiles with brand new ones. For just $50, donate a roof tile for yourself, or on behalf of a loved one!

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Charitable Works Fund Appeal

For 2000 years the Catholic Church has worked to spread the faith, live charity and care for our elders. Catholics continue this work in Sydney today.

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For 2,000 years the Catholic Church has worked to spread the faith, live charity and care for our elders. Catholics continue this work in Sydney today.

Charitable Works Fund

Supporting our ministries of service and evangelisation.

Priests' Retirement Foundation

Caring for our retired priests who have cared so much for us.

St Mary's Cathedral

Restoring and preserving the heart of our Catholic Faith in Sydney.

Palestrina Foundation

Performing and preserving the Church’s treasury of sacred music, in Australia’s largest church.

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NEWS & TESTIMONIALS

Meet Mons John Usher

A man who sees with the heart Monsignor John Usher is a retired priest who has left a remarkable legacy.   Early Life & Centacare John Joseph Usher was born and lived his early life in Five Dock, Sydney. After an early education at Domremy College, and St Patrick’s Strathfield, ...

Ephpheta staying connected

Image: Mass at the Assumption Parish   The Ephpheta Centre creates meaningful opportunities for the deaf and hard-of-hearing community to connect and grow in their Catholic faith. Until just prior to the lockdowns, the Ephpheta Centre was organising multiple events for their members, such as the Combined Day-Out, trips to ...

Catechism stops for no lockdown

Fr Ronnie giving a talk to our Catechists The Confraternity of Christian Doctrine has taken to their laptops to ensure that Catechists continue to receive critical training to enable them to spread the Word of God to students in public schools.  Through the hard work of these catechists, Catholic Scripture ...

Meet Fr Noel Custodio

Image: Fr Noel Custodio “A priest first and foremost needs to fall in love with God. We mustn’t rely on our own strength but allow ourselves to be used, and strengthened with the grace of the Holy Spirit. In order to love people we must first give ourselves first and ...

Growing in Grace with Aboriginal Catholic Ministry

  “Let the children come to me” (Mt 19:14) The final month before being plunged into lockdown proved to hold some momentous occasions for members of the Aboriginal Catholic Community.  In late June, seven children from the Community in Sydney completed their Sacrament of Reconciliation. During Mass that same day, ...

Download the ‘Our Faith Our Works’ App today!

  Imagine having the latest and best Catholic resources available at your fingertips. Now imagine having access to Mass and Sacramentals at the touch of a screen. And finally, imagine having the ability to financially strengthen our Church from the comfort of your living room. Well, imagine no further! The comprehensive ‘Our Faith ...

Meet Mons John Usher

A man who sees with the heart Monsignor John Usher is a retired priest who has left a remarkable legacy.   Early Life & Centacare John Joseph Usher was born and lived his early life in Five Dock, Sydney. After an early education at Domremy College, and St Patrick’s Strathfield, he began working for the…

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Meet Fr Noel Custodio

Image: Fr Noel Custodio “A priest first and foremost needs to fall in love with God. We mustn’t rely on our own strength but allow ourselves to be used, and strengthened with the grace of the Holy Spirit. In order to love people we must first give ourselves first and foremost to the Sacrifice of…

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CatholicCare’s HOPE Program – Hayley’s Story

  CatholicCare’s HOPE Program is a unique service for young vulnerable women aged 16-25, who are pregnant or who have a child under the age of two. Referred to the program by their social workers, these young women are often in a state of crisis. Some are homeless, single mothers, or have traumatic backgrounds. Others…

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Rosa’s Story – CatholicCare’s Communities of Care Program

Rosa, a client of CatholicCare’s Communities of Care Program. CatholicCare’s Communities of Care Program places a community care worker directly in the parish to provide practical support for the whole community. Rosa, a beneficiary of this program, shares her experience. I met Juliette (CatholicCare’s Community Care Worker) after mass one day where she explained her…

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Meet Fr Gary Rawson

  The willingness of our Priests to give their lives in service has often been the hallmark of their ministry. Such is the case with retired priest, Fr. Gary Rawson.   Born in 1935 in North Sydney, Fr Gary Rawson’s early life was marked by tragedy.  “When I was five months old the first child, my…

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