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Appointment of New Director

Posted June 25, 2007
The Bishop of Lismore the Most Reverend Geoffrey Jarrett has announced the appointment of Dr Anne Wenham to the position of Director of Catholic Schools for the Diocese of Lismore. Anne holds the qualifications of: – Bachelor of Arts & Diploma of Education ‘“ Sydney University – Master of Education ‘“ Australian Catholic University –… View Article

MEDIA RELEASE: Priests’ Funeral

Posted May 2, 2007
Father Charles Kakumanu and Father Stephen O’Donnell, working in the Lismore Diocese, were tragically killed in a motor vehicle accident near Woolgoolga on Tuesday morning 3rd April. A third priest, Father Peter Padsungay, escaped with minor injuries. Relatives of all priests have been informed. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Carthage’s Cathedral on… View Article

Tragic Death of Two Priests from Lismore Parish

Posted May 2, 2007
Father Charles Kakumanu and Father Stephen O’Donnell, working in the Lismore Diocese, were tragically killed in a motor vehicle accident near Woolgoolga on Tuesday morning 3rd April. A third priest, Father Peter Padsungay, escaped with minor injuries. Relatives of all priests have been informed. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Carthage’s Cathedral on… View Article

Prayers for Peace in the Middle East

Posted May 2, 2007
Archbishop Philip Wilson, President, Australian Catholic Bishops Conference has forwarded this letter to all Australian Bishops today: Dear Brothers, You may have seen this news item from Zenit Italy, JULY 16, 2006 (Zenit.org) – Benedict XVI appealed to all local Churches to pray for peace in the Holy Land and the Middle East. After praying… View Article