This Lent, Bishop Edwards invites you to experience the mercy and tenderness of God through the beautiful Sacrament of Penance.
Message of the Holy Father for Lent 2023
Message of the Holy Father for Lent 2023:
Lenten Penance and the Synodal Journey
“If you want to go far, go together” – Bishop Edwards’ Pastoral Letter
Lifting the Exemption: The diocese did not require us to attend Church during the pandemic as an extraordinary measure and for our safety and wellbeing. This exemption will no longer apply.
“See you in August 2023!”: DWW Itinerary for World Youth Day Lisbon 2023
The itinerary for the Wagga Wagga Diocese WYD2023 Pilgrimage is now available.
Diocesan Protocols – Effective Friday 14th October 2022
The Diocese of Wagga Wagga returns to normal pre-Covid practices.
Synod on Synodality – the Australian Synthesis
The Australian synthesis draws from the local diocesan consultations that took places between October 2021 and March 2022, after which diocesan reports were prepared. Countries around the world are producing national syntheses that will assist the Secretariat of the Synod of Bishops in its ongoing work to prepare the international gathering in Rome in October 2023.
Plenary Council Decrees
During the second general assembly, more than 35 motions were put to a consultative and a deliberative vote. Those motions that received a qualified majority in the deliberative vote were passed by the Plenary Council. They were confirmed as the decrees of the Plenary Council.
The Diocese of Lismore 2022 Flood Appeal
The Most Reverend Gregory Homeming OCD, Bishop of Lismore offers his message of comfort, support and hope to the people of Northern NSW.