Welcome to the Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of the Southern Cross



The Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of the Southern Cross was erected by His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI in 2012.

The Ordinariate currently includes eleven worship communities across Australia.

About Us

The Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of the Southern Cross was erected by Pope Benedict in 2012.

Our People

Father Reid was installed as Ordinary of the Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of the Southern Cross on 27 August 2019.

Homilies

Read Monsignor's Sunday service homilies.

Congregations

View the locations of our congregations throughout Australia.

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Musings of The Ordinary

Musings 26 (Eastertide) May 2017

During the recent Bishops’ Conference, Bishop Greg Homeming of Lismore offered a reflection focusing on the challenges the Catholic Church in Australia faces at this time. There is no doubt that the Church is weaker than it was, both in numbers of the faithful and the influence it h

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ANGLICANORUM Communion
Anglicanorum Coetibus

BENEDICT XVI APOSTOLIC CONSTITUTION ANGLICANORUM COETIBUS PROVIDING FOR PERSONAL ORDINARIATES FOR ANGLICANS ENTERING INTO FULL COMMUNION WITH THE CATHOLIC CHURCH   In recent times the Holy Spirit has moved groups of Anglicans to petition repeatedly and insistently to be received

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