Serving Faithfully

Serving Faithfully is a newsletter of the Catholic Diocese of the Australian Military Services. It is published quarterly by the Catholic Military Ordinariate of Australia. The Diocese is comprised of 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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Deacon Anthony Crook

Ordination to the Diaconate

Rev. Anthony Crook was ordained Deacon on 28th Dec 2019 by the Bishop of Wollongong, Bishop Brian Mascord DD. Anthony ...
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The Journey through Lent

Lent is a very special time for Catholics as the church invites us to the new life of Easter. This ...
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Father Mark Sexton

Hope Rises from the Ashes

Reprinted with permission: The Southern Cross By Lindy McNamara Ashes taken from a blackened roadside on Kangaroo Island have provided ...
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Welcome to our Chaplains

Welcome to our new Chaplains

We are pleased to welcome five new Chaplains in the Diocese: ...
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What does it mean when we say ministry of presence?

As a military chaplain I am often asked, “Padre what is your job description?” My response is often, “I work ...
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Fr Kene

Priests swap clericals for camouflage to aid bushfire recovery

By Marilyn Rodrigues - January 24, 2020 Republished with permission, The Catholic Weekly Army chaplains offer a ‘ministry of presence’ ...
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Tim Fischer Photo near train

The Hon Tim Fischer, AC, GCPO

It is with great sadness that we acknowledge the death of our Patron, the Hon Tim Fischer, AC, GCPO on ...
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RACS group photo with CDF 2019

Leap of Faith Inclusion

Islamic, Hindu and Buddhist faiths are now represented on the Religious Advisory Committee to the Services (RACS) after an updated ...
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ANZAC Day Mass

The Military Ordinariate of Australia invites you and members of your parish community to: The National ANZAC Day Mass at ...
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Politics in Service of Peace

Christian faith is not a private matter. It shapes how we live our lives in public, as well as how ...
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