Welcome to the Catholic Diocese of Bathurst

                                      

 

PLENARY 2020:
A MESSAGE FROM BISHOP McKENNA INCLUDING A BLESSING FROM POPE FRANCIS 

In a message to God's people of the Diocese of Bathurst, Bishop McKenna urges every Catholic in our Diocese to take part in the opportunities that will be provided as part of the Plenary 2020 process.
MORE>
 

New Diocesan policies released for the Sacrament of Confirmation and the
Celebration of Funerals

Bishop Michael McKenna has released new policies regarding the celebration of the Sacrament of Confirmation and the Celebration of Funerals within the Diocese of Bathurst. The policies can be accessed HERE>

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR THE KIMBERLEY CATHOLIC VOLUNTEER SERVICE

The Diocese of Broome, Western Australia, requires volunteers to assist with the work of the local Church in the Kimberley.

Find out more HERE>

Follow Bishop Michael McKenna on Twitter

@BishopBathurst 


 

Find out about the
Diocese of Bathurst Pilgrimage to
World Youth Day 2019 HERE

         

CDF ONLINE   

This website is viewed best on either 

   

 

Catholic Observer

NATIONAL SORRY DAY 2018

Saturday 26th May is National Sorry Day. Parishes are invited to take this opportunity to pray for Indigenous people and connect where possible. MORE>

BISHOP MCKENNA VISITS GLENRAY INDUSTRIES AT ST CATHERINE'S, BUSBY STREET

 Bishop McKenna recently visited with members of the Glenray team and was happy to see the former nursing home facility being put to good use. MORE>

CHILDREN PREPARING FOR CONFIRMATION MEET WITH BISHOP McKENNA

 Bishop McKenna and Fr Paul Deviit, VG spent time with children from St Philomena's Primary School, Bathurst this week as they prepare to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation. MORE>

"Dear Friends in Christ,
In my Lenten message of 2017, I asked for our local church to become a community ready to listen to, accompany and assist those among us who suffered childhood sexual abuse in our schools, orphanages and parishes."

Read more HERE>

Professional Standards Complaint Line: 

Ph: 1300 369 977

Police Assistance Line: 131 444

  


↑ Back to top