The Final Word

Towards a better world

Thursday 28 August 2014
THIS year, we celebrate the 100th World Day of Migrants and Refugees and Pope Francis has named its theme as ‘Towards a Better World’. 

Expectations and realities: the Extraordinary Synod on the Family

Monday 18 August 2014
FROM 5 to 19 October, I will be in Rome in my role as president of the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference in order to attend an event known officially as the III Extraordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops on the topic ‘The Pastoral Challenges of the Family in the Context of Evangelisation’.