Distinguished Scholars’ Lecture By Professor Tracey Rowland

The Notion of the Sensus Fidelium Distinguished Scholars’ Lecture Fremantle August 2018 Given that the members of the Australian Catholic Bishops’ Conference have decided to hold a national assembly of the Catholic faithful in 2020, it seems to b


Congratulations to our Seminarian Nigel McBain: Mass of Candidacy

We celebrated Nigel’s Mass of Candidacy on Saturday, 22nd September, 2018 at Saint Joseph’s Newtown.    


Pope Francis appoints new head of Personal Ordinariate in Australia

In an Audience of February 7, 2019 given to the Prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, Cardinal Luis Ladaria, the Holy Father Pope Francis accepted the resignation of the pastoral governance of the Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady


Confirmations And Ordination of First Torres Strait Island Priest in a joyous weekend in Cairns

The last weekend in May was a joyous occasion for the Ordinariate parish of St Claire, Cairns with Holy Cross Duaun Island. On Friday 24th May, Monsignor Harry Entwistle, the Administrator of the Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of the Southern Cros


Advanced Orders Available for Dr. Robert Andrews latest book: In Defence of The Virgin Mary.

‘Dr Robert Andrews’ latest book presents Bl John Henry Newman’s defence of the place of the Virgin Mary in Catholic doctrine and piety. As a former Anglican and now Catholic in the Ordinariate, Dr Andrews’ presentation of Newman&#


The Ordinariate (OLSC) & Dawson Society Event: The Works of G.K Chesterton

Hosted by The Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of the Southern Cross (OLSC) & The Dawson Society, this three part lecture series took place between 24 Nov – 17 Dec. Co-founder of the Dawson Society, Daniel Matthys hosted a discussion whi


Australian Catholic Youth Festival 2017

Members of the Ordinariate of Our Lady of the Southern Cross joined over 19,000 others for the Australian Catholic Youth Festival in Sydney from December 7th-9th. The Festival comprised of music, talks, workshops, adoration, reconciliation and ended


HISTORIC DAY FOR THE ORDINARIATE AND CATHOLIC CHURCH

On June 9th in St Francis Xavier’s Catholic Church, West Cairns, Qld, Kopel Gibuma was the very first Torres Strait Islander to be ordained to the transitional Diaconate in the Catholic Church. In observance of Torres Strait Island tradition, Mr Gi


2018 Easter Message by Rev Mgr Harry Entwistle

By the Rev Msgr Harry Entwistle Ordinary Please click on play button below to listen to podcast of the Easter Message.   If non-Christians look at the sweating, bleeding Jesus being crucified on Good Friday, do they see another State sanctioned


Fifth Anniversary Celebrations

FREE PUBLIC LECTURE with Prof Tracey Rowland Wednesday 30 August, 2017 at 7.30pm Francis Rush Centre 249 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, Queensland and SOLEMN VIGIL MASS of Our Lady of the Southern Cross Thursday 31 August, 2017 at 7.00pm Mary Immaculate