Bishop Michael McCarthy DD Rockhampton Diocese. The present Bishop of Rockhampton is Right Rev. 170 William Street, PO Box 611, Rockhampton Qld 4700, Australia Phone: +61 7 4887 3070 | Email: bishop@rok.catholic.net.au BISHOP OF ROCKHAMPTON. The Diocese of Rockhampton is a Roman Catholic episcopal see in Australia. Most Rev Michael McCarthy, Catholic Bishop of Rockhampton, made the announcement in Mackay today (Aug 2) after reviewing results of a demographic study commissioned by Catholic Education which determined a need for additional secondary provision in Mackay within the next few years. Titular Bishop of Aquae in Numidia. Bishop Michael McCarthy 170 William Street, PO Box 611, Rockhampton Qld 4700, Australia Phone: +61 7 4887 3070 | Email: bishop@rok.catholic.net.au CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF ROCKHAMPTON . He was appointed Bishop on 23 July 1991 by Pope John Paul II and on 25 September was ordained by Archbishop Francis Rush in St Joseph’s Cathedral in Rockhampton. In the new diocese there were about 10,000 Catholics 6 or 7 priests, 8 Catholic schools, and 1 orphanage. Catholic Encyclopedia. In the new diocese there were about 10,000 Catholics 6 or 7 priests, 8 Catholic schools, and 1 orphanage. Catholic Bishop of Rockhampton, Most Reverend Michael McCarthy DD made the announcement today following community consultation with parishes and schools within the Mackay Southern Cluster of Parishes. In the new diocese there were about 10,000 Catholics, 6 or 7 priests, 8 Catholic schools, and 1 orphanage. Bishop Heenan, ordained to the priesthood in 1962 and appointed bishop in 1991 by Pope John Paul II, spoke fondly of his years in the “vast and diverse” Rockhampton diocese. About us The Catholic Diocese of Rockhampton was established on 29th December 1882. 2006. : 1872 - 1947), Mon 28 Oct 1912, Page 5 - R.C. CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF ROCKHAMPTON . You have corrected this article This article has been corrected by You and other Voluntroves This article has been corrected by Voluntroves The Official Directory of the Catholic Church is a fundamental tool for anyone working within the Church and for those in the wider community who seek to make contact. Welcome to the Diocesan Development Fund Rockhampton (DDF). Limerick, Ireland, 1870. CATHOLIC DIOCESE OF ROCKHAMPTON . The Catholic Diocese of Rockhampton was established on 29 December 1881. Bishop Heenan was ordained to the priesthood on 29 June 1962. Bishop Patrick P Power DD DCL Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Canberra and Goulburn Archbishop Christopher C Prowse DD STD Archbishop of Canberra and Goulburn and Apostolic Administrator of Wagga Wagga Bishop Bosco Puthur Eparch of Saint Thomas the Apostle of Melbourne (Syro-Malabar) Bishop Michael McCarthy . Ordained Priest by: Archbishop Francis Roberts Rush † Archbishop of Brisbane. The Diocese of Rockhampton has been vacant since the retirement of Bishop Brian Heenan on 1 October 2013. Bishop of Rockhampton 28/08/2015 VISION STATEMENT DIOCESE OF ROCKHAMPTON. WELCOME TO THE BISHOP'S INSERVICE DAY Rockhampton - Friday 21 February 2020. • Diocese in Australia. Next steps: Rockhampton Bishop Michael McCarthy, Deacon Ashwin Acharya and Holy Spirit Seminary rector Monsignor John Grace after the ordination Mass at St Joseph’s Cathedral on November 18. I know he will receive a gracious and enthusiastic […] Archbishop Denis Hart, president of the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference, spoke warmly of Bishop Heenan. THE Catholic Bishop of Rockhampton has apologised to victims of child sex abuse after a new report provides details of the horrific levels of historic offending in the Diocese. A VISION FOR CHRISTIAN LEADERSHIP FOR CATHOLIC EDUCATION IN THE DIOCESE OF ROCKHAMPTON VISION PRINCIPLES OF CHRISTIAN LEADERSHIP Authentic Christian leaders are called upon to proclaim and witness to the person and teachings of Jesus, He was born in Rockhampton in 1925 and was educated atOur Lady’s Infant School and later at the Christian Brothers College, West Rockhampton. President of the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference Archbishop Denis Hart warmly welcomes the appointment by the Holy Father Pope Francis of the Reverend Michael McCarthy as the Bishop of Rockhampton. New Bishop for Rockhampton Diocese March 11, 2014 11:10 am President of the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference Archbishop Denis Hart warmly welcomes the appointment by the Holy Father Pope Francis of the Reverend Michael McCarthy as the Bishop of Rockhampton. Another survivor of abuse by Catholic clergy, Allan Allaway, suffered both physical and sexual abuse as a child when he lived at the church's Neerkol Orphanage, just outside Rockhampton. For media enquiries, please contact Aoife Connors on 0450 348 597 or media@catholic.org.au This entry was posted in Press Releases on March 10, 2014 by Mark Wei . Catholic Diocese of Rockhampton Located in Queensland, the Diocese of Rockhampton is a community of the Catholic faithful striving to live the Gospel. Bishop Cani added to the small number of priests, purchased sites for new churches, and acquired 3000 acres of fertile land near Rockhampton for a central orphanage which he had built and placed under the care of the Sisters of Mercy. With much joy and gratitude to Almighty God, I announce the successful election of the Very Reverend Peter John Grice as the thirteenth Bishop of the Diocese of Rockhampton. The bishop is Bishop Michael Fabian McCarthy, appointed in 2014. Father James Scully and Father Patrick Duhig arrived aboard the Clarence and celebrated Mass in the local Court House with about fifty Roman Catholic people. Principal Consecrator: Archbishop Mark Benedict Coleridge Archbishop of Brisbane. The new Catholic college planned for the site of the former Sugar Research Institute in South Mackay has been named Catherine McAuley College. “Father McCarthy has already shown distinctive leadership in the care of clergy and people in Brisbane. Dr. James Duhig, born at Broadford, Co. Kevin Knight. A yarn with the new Bishop of Rockhampton Published: 11 April 2014 Interviewing this 63-year-old priest was a bit like a relaxed chat over a backyard fence – a style which will doubtless go down well in the rurally-influenced environment where he'll be bishop. Retired Rockhampton Bishop Brian Heenan has apologised for the sexual abuse of children at St Joseph's Orphanage at Neerkol in central Queensland and for failing victims when they came forward. Andrew Tynan, Bishop of Rockhampton on the 25 th of July, 1949. Our Catholic co-educational Boarding college, in the Diocese of Rockhampton, was opened in 1991 fulfilling the dream of Bishop Bernard Wallace, 8th Bishop of Rockhampton and a strong supporter of Catholic education. “It had such marvellous variety from Longreach and west to the Northern Territory border and to coastal places such as Gladstone and Bundaberg,” he said. The first official Roman Catholic service in Rockhampton was held in May 1862, when Bishop James Quinn of Roman Catholic Diocese of Brisbane sent two young priests on a pastoral visit. The Telegraph (Brisbane, Qld. Dr Dan White To the people of the Diocese of Rockhampton . Established in 1963, the DDF provides a source of finance and credit for capital expenditure in the works of the Church and provides funds to support the Bishop of Rockhampton in exercising his duties of governance, teaching and sanctification across the Diocese. Principal Co-Consecrators: Archbishop Paul Richard Gallagher Titular Archbishop of Hodelm; Bishop Brian Heenan Bishop Emeritus of Rockhampton Bishop Michael McCarthy 170 William Street, PO Box 611, Rockhampton Qld 4700, Australia Phone: +61 7 4887 3070 | Email: bishop@rok.catholic.net.au Web: www.rok.catholic.net.au . Leesa Jeffcoat AM Director Catholic Education. We are a community of believers. 19 May 2020 . 01, 10 '99 12:33 FAX 61 79 221224 CATHOLIC DIOCESE STATEMENT FROM BISHOP HEENAN CATHOLIC BISHOP OF ROCKHAMPTON I recognise the verdict that was given in the Court on Thursday 30th September, finding Fr Reginald Durham guilty of rape, J express my deep regret that such harm has occurred and the pain it has caused to the victim.I would Bishop Cani, who was then administering the diocese of Brisbane, was consecrated by Archbishop Vaughan in St. Mary's Cathedral, Sydney, 21 May, 1882, and was installed in his temporary cathedral at Rockhampton on 11 June following. ... Bishop of Rockhampton Most Rev Michael Fabian McCarthy DD PO Box 611 Rockhampton QLD 4700 ... Bishop of Syro-Malabar Eparchy Most Rev Bosco Puthur 6 Greenock Court Rockhampton Rockhampton †At the beginning of 2010, Bishop Brian Heenan, Bishop of the Diocese of Rockhampton, approved the merging of the Diocesan Social Justice Committee and the Diocesan Commission for Environmental Awareness to form the new Diocesan Commission: Justice and Sustainability. After completing his training at the Pius XII Provincial Seminary in Brisbane, he was ordained by the Most Rev. Dear brothers and sisters in Christ He was ordained as the tenth bishop of the Diocese on 29 th May 2014. Prot: 20256:MMsp_1106 . Thirteenth Bishop of the Diocese of Rockhampton Episcopal Announcement. 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