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SJ Around the Bay [Mackellar]

SJ Around the Bay [Mackellar] is an initiative of the Social Justice Group of the Catholic Parish of Frenchs Forest.

In accordance with the needs of today and encouraged by Pope Francis, who pointed out in a recent encyclical, Laudato Si, “We know that technology based on the use of highly polluting fossil fuels […]

Guringai Festival Event – Johnny Nicol and Friends.

Johnny Nicol – Guringai Festival

Hear Br. Peter Bray – “Beyond Walls: Bethlehem University in the Holy Land”

A Witness to God’s Peace: Jean Vanier Symposium

People are warmly invited to attend A Witness to God’s Peace: A Jean Vanier Symposium.

BBI – The Australian Institute of Theological Education is hosting an exclusive symposium exploring the life, writings and ministry of Jean Vanier, the founder of L’Arche and the 2015 Templeton Prize winner. This free event will feature an […]

AFTINET Forum – The Trans Pacific Partnership Free Trade Agreement and the US and Australian Elections .

View the contributors to the AFTINET forum, held April 20th, 2016 and NSW Parliament House.

Dr Pat Ranald – Convenor of AFTINET, “The TPP and the Australian Election”

Lori Wallach – US Public Citizen: TPP, “Presidential Race and US Congress”

Jon Edwards – Doctors without Borders (MSF): Medicines

Sarah Agar, CHOICE: […]

Guringai Festival 2016, Singing Up Country Concert.

Don’t Miss the 2016 Singing Up Country Concert after the fabulous 2015 launch!

Featuring young Aboriginal performers singing in Indigenous language as well as young Non-Aboriginal performers.

This Guringai Festival event is part of the “Sharing the Story, Sharing the Land” partnership between the Frenchs Forest Catholic Parish community and the Northern Beaches […]

Let Them Stay

Matthew 25:35 “for I was a stranger and you welcomed me”

Jessica Brown from Hornsby Cathedral Parish

‘Let Them Stay’ …

Broken Bay parishioners may have noticed these words boldly standing out on their own Church notice boards of late. They are certainly eye catching … But what exactly do these words mean? […]

The People’s Climate March

On Sunday 29th November, 2015, on the forecourt of St Mary’s Cathedral, we are hoping that we will have lots of parishioners of the Diocese of Broken Bay attending the People’s Climate March.

Gather at 12 o’clock, for a 1pm meeting up with the remainder of the rally which will be coming from the […]

IQ2 Debate: Racism is Destroying the Australian Dream

Tuesday 27 October 6.30 – 8pmCity Recital Hall, Angel Place, SydneyTickets from $25

The Australian dream is magnetic, attracting vastly more people than ever move away. Walk down a city street and you’ll see people from all over the world living in harmony. But our history and recent events suggest we’re anything but cohesive. […]

Vigil for Asylum Seekers


Vigil for those seeking asylum in our land

Australia’s religious leaders are meeting in Canberra on Thursday, 15th October to express their concern about the plight of asylum seekers throughout the […]

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