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Bishop’s Easter Message

Posted April 11, 2017
The Most Reverend Gregory Homeming – Bishop of Lismore OCD – Easter Message 2017  

Pope Francis appoints Fr Ken Howell an Auxiliary Bishop of Brisbane

Posted March 29, 2017
Bishop elect Fr Ken Howell  The Holy Father has appointed Fr Kenneth Michael Howell as an Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Brisbane. The announcement was made at noon Rome time today. The Auxiliary Bishop-Elect will serve alongside Archbishop of Brisbane, Mark Coleridge. On behalf of the Australian Bishops, Archbishop Denis Hart welcomed the appointment, “Father… View Article

Bishop’s Lenten Message 2017

Posted March 1, 2017
Bishop Homeming Lenten Talks Talk 1 – Saint Teresa and Avila of Prayer – St. Mary’s Chapel, Lismore, March 7th, 2017 – Part 1 Talk 2 – Saint Teresa and Avila of Prayer – Saint Teresa of Avila on Penance and Self-knowledge at St. Mary’s Chapel, Lismore, March 7th, 2017 – Part 2 Talk 3 –… View Article

Episcopal Ordination of Bishop Gregory Homeming OCD

Posted February 23, 2017
Caption: The installation of Bishop Gregory Homeming. (L-R) Bishop Jarrett, Bishop Homeming, Bishop Peter Ingham The Most Reverend Gregory Homeming OCD was ordained the sixth Bishop of Lismore on the Feast of the Chair of St Peter at St Carthage’s Cathedral, Lismore this evening.
 
The Archbishop of Sydney, Most Reverend Anthony Fisher OP, was the Principal… View Article

Australian bishops launch guidelines for celebrating the sacraments with people with disability

Posted February 18, 2017
Members of the Australian Disability Council The Australian Catholic Bishops Conference today launched guidelines about the appropriate sacramental preparation for people with disability. The purpose of the guidelines is to address the concerns raised by clergy, pastoral ministers, other concerned Catholics, people with disability, their advocates and their families for greater consistency in pastoral practice… View Article