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Events Holy Thursday Washing of the Feet and Saturday Easter Vigil Mass took place at St Francis Xavier’s Catholic Cathedral. Events

United by Easter

Easter 2024 was a time of reflection, with a special message from Archbishop Patrick O’Regan setting the tone for a period of reconnection.

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Service without the sales pitch

I have always felt slightly uncomfortable when I see a group of evangelical Christians set up for the day with their Bible and brochures, often at a suburban beach or some other popular public venue.


Being Easter people

Recently it seemed that Australia had a ‘Swift’ mania moment, with the visit of the American singer Taylor Swift. While knowing nothing about her music, the effects of her visit on so many are extraordinary.