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Building up God’s kingdom in Sydney by Archbishop Anthony Fisher OP 19 Aug 2015 From today, Archbishop Fisher tells new priests, ‘you will participate in Christ’s power to build up God’s Kingdom in Sydney through word and sacrament … through you, those hungry for truth will be fed, those thirsty for consolation, inspired, and those needing … Continue reading Archbishop’s Homily at the Ordination of Two New Sydney Priests
by Sharyn McCowen 13 July 2015 There’s a crop of fresh faces at the Seminary of the Good Shepherd in Homebush. The seminary is now home to four new students discerning their vocation to the priesthood for the Sydney archdiocese and the dioceses of Wollongong and Bathurst. All are in their 20s. All have completed higher … Continue reading Discerning their lives: Sydney’s first-year seminarians
Catholic Communications, Sydney Archdiocese, 3 Aug 2015 Deacon Lewi Barakat with Archbishop Fisher after he received the Pallium from the Holy Father On the eve of his ordination as a priest by Archbishop Anthony Fisher OP on 15 August, Deacon Lewi Barakat encourages every young Catholic to seriously pray and discern the call to consecrated … Continue reading A Vocation is a Gift You Receive, Not Something Created or Earned