I am what I ritualise: identity, theology, and liturgy in secular context


Australia, Canada, the US, and the UK are often described as secular countries, as exemplified by the increasing numbers of unaffiliated and disaffiliated Christians – or the “nones” and “dones”. Despite this cultural phenomenon, liturgical scholar the Reverend Canon Dr Lizette Larson-Miller says interest in religion remains high, but there


Oceania Evangelisation Program 2024

St Benedict’s Mission Centre 10 Tallara Pkwy, Narrabundah, ACT, Australia

The Oceania Evangelisation Program (OEP) was first conducted in 2022 at Pentecost. In 2023 over one thousand leaders participated in Hubs across the Oceania region. Both have been powerful experiences of the Holy Spirit inspiring and revitalising leaders and enabling a collaborative vision for evangelisation across the Oceania region. The

$30 – $175

Xavier School of Mission

Holy Spirit Seminary, Banyo 487 Earnshaw Rd, Banyo, QLD, Australia

The Xavier School of Mission aims to equip and form leaders in evangelisation at the service of the Dioceses of Queensland and beyond. It is a dynamic and flexible resource that places the Church’s mission to evangelise at the heart of Holy Spirit Seminary’s formative process. It emerges from Holy Spirit Provincial Seminary’s commitment


St Thomas More Parish and Forum Annual Dinner 2024 – Fr Rob Galea

Mercure Hotel, Canberra Limestone Avenue, Braddon, ACT, Australia

19th Annual St Thomas More Lecture. Keynote Speaker: Fr Rob Galea St Thomas More Parish and Forum Dinner 2024 We will soon be a generation surrounded by Artificial Intelligence. How can the Catholic Church utilise this intelligence to reach out and draw young people to Christ? Fr Rob Galea is


Parish Renewal Conference 2024

Liverpool Catholic Club 424-458 Hoxton Park Road, Prestons, NSW

'For such a time as this.' (Esther 4:14) An opportunity for clergy, parish leaders and parishioners to be renewed in the Church’s mission of evangelisation, and to be equipped to strengthen practical efforts through spiritual, intellectual, pastoral and human formation in accordance with our Archdiocesan Mission Plan, Go Make Disciples. Keynote speakers,

$75 – $90

Liturgy Essentials


Five Weeks Prepare for effective liturgy planning in your faith community. Focused on the basics of Catholic liturgy, this course examines how the Constitution on Sacred Liturgy provides the vision for the liturgical life of the Church. Topics include the importance of ritual and symbol, liturgical ministry, the importance of


Australian Catholic Youth Festival


Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, the Festival was postponed for several years. In November 2022 the Australian Bishops agreed to re-ignite the Festival, with the Archdiocese of Melbourne agreeing to host the first Festival after the pandemic. Let us keep in our prayers the Archdiocese of Melbourne's leaders and