Melbourne News

Hundreds take part in Walk of Witness in solidarity of those experiencing homelessness

Tuesday 18 September 2018

Media and Communications Office  
Bishop Mark Edwards today led over 400 people through Melbourne’s CBD for The Walk of Witness.

The 1.5km journey was a display of solidarity as Melbourne’s Church represented people experiencing homelessness and those for whom secure housing has yet to become a reality. 

In conversation: Professor John Murtagh speaks leading up to CDAV Annual Dinner

Friday 31 August 2018

Media and Communications Office 
Archdiocesan Director of Media and Communications, Shane Healy, sat down with renowned GP and author, Emeritus Professor John Murtagh AM ahead of next week’s CDAV (Catholic Doctors Association of Victoria) Annual Dinner.

Prof Murtagh discussed with Shane the joys of service and of his dedication to the medical profession, before exploring the challenges and rewards of life as a Catholic doctor.

Sparks of Beauty: how Australia's love for sport binds, breaks and inspires

Wednesday 5 September 2018

Media and Communications Office, Photography: Ken Nakanishi

Pope Francis speaks of ‘sparks of beauty and love’ as necessary to heal and mend humanity. 

The Archbishops Office for Evangelisation’s dialogue series, Sparks of Beauty, resumed Monday 3 September and explored the role of sport in the lives of Australians.