The Bridge is the bi-monthly newsletter of the National Centre for Evangelisation, an agency of the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference. It seeks to provide stories of inspiration and faith formation.
Global Clergy, Local Missionaries

New to Evangelise Plus - Global Clergy, Local Missionaries

This new series​​​​ showcases six overseas-born priests who discuss the challenges they have faced and reflect upon some of the unique gifts they have been able to bring to the Church in Australia (​
Women's Fellowship

Applications for women's program now open

The Bishops Commission for Evangelisation, Laity and Ministry is pleased to announce applications are now open for the Australian Catholic Young Women’s Fellowship for 2024-2025.

Helping young people discern their charisms
Each young person is gifted and called by God and educators have an important role in helping these gifts emerge and bear fruit.

Sharing the good news at the peripheries

Tony Stuart has been a Catholic prison chaplain for the past three and a half years in Goulburn, New South Wales, where he visits about 400 inmates.
Prison Ministry
Science and Faith
The complementarity of science and faith
Science and faith operate in unison on a shared path to truth, according to Catholic teaching expressed by Pope Francis and in the Catechism of the Catholic Church

Supporting our migrant priests

The Church in Australia is “consistently poor” at providing adequate support for migrant priests, according to Brisbane Auxiliary Bishop Tim Norton SVD.
Overseas priests
Year of the Holy Spirit
It seemed good to us and the Holy Spirit (Acts 15:28)
The Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn recently launched the Year of the Holy Spirit 2023-2024, which builds upon the foundation laid during the previous Year of Walking Together.  

New national youth network established

The Australian Catholic Youth Ministry Network will support youth ministry leaders and provide national leadership and opportunities for collaboration.
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