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General News
Night out for the homeless


ACU students have braved a cold Ballarat night at their annual Winter Sleep-Out to raise awareness of homelessness.

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Faith in Life
Gospel Reflection for Sunday


Take time to read and reflect on this week’s Gospel.

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In the Parishes
Mary Mackillop Foundation visits Hopetoun


Isabella (Grade Six) writes about the experience.

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Diocesan News
Ballarat Diocesan Womens Reference Group meet


On the 19th May 2012, the Ballarat Diocesan Womens Reference Group (BDWRG) held a meeting at St Mary's in Ararat.

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At Your Service
Our Diocesan Community


The first issue of "Our Diocesan Community" for 2012 is now being delivered to parishes and schools. It is also available online HERE

From the Diocesan Resource Centre


Want to know more about the Camino? The Diocesan Resource Centre holds three very different books that you may be interested in reading.

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Thursday, 24 May 2012

General News
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ACU SCHOLARSHIPS

Australian Catholic University’s (ACU) Ballarat Campus held its annual Scholarship Awards Ceremony recently. 

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In the Parishes
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RUPANYUP CELEBRATES

It was a bright sunny day as over two hundred people gathered at the Rupanyup Showground Pavilion to celebrate one hundred years of the Rupanyup Catholic community.

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INAUGURAL MOTHERS DAY BREAKFAST

Mothers Day was celebrated in style at St Patrick’s Stawell.

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BALLARAT’S TOP VOLUNTEER NAMED

Mary Reus, a member of the St Alipius Parish was recognised as Ballarat’s top volunteer at the annual awards recently.

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CELEBRATING 40 YEARS AS A PRIEST

The OLHC Parish Community celebrated the 40th Ordination Anniversary of Parish Priest, Father Thomas Brophy.

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Diocesan News
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THE YEAR OF GRACE

The Year of Grace will be launched around the Diocese on Pentecost Sunday. 

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LOW MONDAY – THE LAST SUPPER

On Monday May 14th twenty-two Pastoral Associates and Parish Leaders from the Diocese gathered at the home of Bishop Peter Connors.

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