Serving Faithfully

Serving Faithfully is a newsletter of the Catholic Diocese of the Australian Defence Force. It is published quarterly by the Catholic Military Ordinariate of the Australian Defence Force. The Diocese is comprises members of the Australian Defence Force and their families wherever they may be serving. Its people are scattered widely across Australia and overseas.

Serving Faithfully aims to be a means of sharing events and experiences from across the whole Diocese.

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Bishop Max’s Message for Christmas

Once again we are beginning preparations to celebrate Christmas – the Feast of the Birth of Jesus. Jesus, the Second ...
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Apostolic Nuncio and Bishop Max

Visit of the Apostolic Nuncio to Australia

On Sunday evening, 19 November 2017, the Apostolic Nuncio to Australia (the Holy Father’s Representative in Australia), His Excellency Most ...
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Chaplains Retreat

Chaplain’s Retreat

The Catholic Military Chaplains around Australia gathered for their annual retreat at the Marist Hermitage Mittagong NSW over the week ...
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Fr Ghanem

Old Army Chalice Finds New Owner

Chaplain Paul Ghanem OFM recently contributed to ForceNet, a Defence online publication. He has been parading for three months with ...
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Australian Catholic Youth Festival 2017

Registrations are NOW Open It is with great excitement registrations have been launched for ACYF 2017 in Sydney from 7-9 ...
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Ordination of Deacon Kevin O’Sullivan

Kevin was ordained Deacon on Wednesday 17 May at Christ the King Parish, Graceville, Brisbane. Kevin is the ninth Deacon ...
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Knights of the Southern Cross Donation to the Military Diocese

The Southern Cross Charitable Trust of the Knights of the Southern Cross (KSC) has generously donated $4,835.00 to the Military ...
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Bishop-Elect Michael Morrissey

New Bishop Geraldton WA

Former Military Chaplain Announced as the New Bishop of Geraldton WA Pope Francis has announced that Fr Michael Morrissey has ...
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Anzac Day Mass 2017

A procession into the church by an Ensign Party consisting of Officer Cadets and Midshipmen from the Australian Defence Force ...
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