• Australia: Dominican appointed as new Archbishop of Sidney
    Pope Francis has appointed the Most Rev Anthony Fisher OP as the new Archbishop of the Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney. He has been Bishop of Parramatta since 2010. Archbishop-elect Anthony Fisher will be the ninth Metropolitan Archbishop of Sydney. He succeeds Cardinal George Pell who was appointed to a new senior role in the Vatican […]
  • Birmingham: Newman University to host family life conference
    Newman University is hosting a day-long conference in response to the Extraordinary Synod of Bishops on the Pastoral Challenges of the Family in the Context of Evangelisation on 25 October. The conference, which runs from 10am to 4.30pm, follows the Synod’s own two-week meeting and will provide a platform for professionals working with families to discuss […]
  • World Week for Peace in Palestine Israel
    The 2014 World Week for Peace in Palestine Israel begins on Sunday, 21 September. The Palestine Israel Ecumenical Forum (PIEF) of the World Council of Churches is inviting member churches, faith-based communities, and civil society organizations around the world to join together for a week of advocacy and action in support of an end to […]