Media Releases

The Bishop’s Easter Message

Posted March 28, 2018
I wish you a happy and blessed Easter. The Easter season runs from Easter Sunday until Pentecost Sunday, making it the longest special season in the Church’s year. This is not simply because Jesus remained on earth for 40 days before ascending into heaven. There is also a profound spiritual reason for this. The Sunday… View Article

A Prayerful Lent with Bishop Greg Homeming

Posted February 23, 2018
Bishop Greg Homeming has made available his 2018 Lenten talks for Lent. The theme this year is PRAYER. They can be accessed on our Diocesan You Tube Channel:

Liturgical Year 2018

Posted January 12, 2018
1 January SOLEMNITY OF MARY, THE HOLY MOTHER OF GOD 2 January Saints Basil and Gregory 3 January Wednesday before Epiphany The Most Holy Name of Jesus 4 January Thursday before Epiphany 5 January Friday before Epiphany 6 January Saturday before Epiphany 7 January THE EPIPHANY OF THE LORD 8 January The Baptism of the… View Article

Ordination Notice

Posted January 12, 2018
Ordination to Diaconate On Monday 29th January 2018 at 7pm, Anselm Okeke, Wilber Tobe and Emmanuel Okparanaku will be ordained to the Diaconate at St. Carthage’s Cathedral Lismore. All welcome to attend. Please remember the ordinands in prayer.

Year of Youth – Official image unveiled

Posted December 14, 2017
The official image for the Year of Youth has been unveiled at the Australian Catholic Youth Festival in Sydney. The Catholic Bishops Year of Youth was launched in local communities around Australia on the first Sunday of Advent, Sunday, December 3, 2017 and the national launch took place with the Australian Catholic Youth Festival in… View Article