Posts Tagged ‘Federation of Catholic Bishops’ Conferences of Oceania (FCBCO)’

Oceania region’s Catholic bishops assembly a “great joy”

Monday, February 13th, 2023

The Oceania region’s Catholic bishops have finished their week-long assembly in Fiji on a high note. “It has been a great joy for the bishops to gather this week to pray for and consider their shared mission as the Chief Shepherds of the region,” the concluding statement from the Federation of Catholic Bishops Conferences of Read more

Worsening realities in Oceania show need for continued dialogue

Monday, November 28th, 2022

It is vital that the bishops who meet next February as the Federation of Catholic Bishops’ Conferences of Oceania (FCBCO) are fully briefed, says Wellington Archdiocese Vicar General, Mons. Gerard Burns. Burns describes his involvement in helping prepare the FCBCO conference as very much “in the background”, but that one of the FCBCO’s main themes Read more

NZ omitted from Oceania Catholic climate crisis conference

Monday, November 21st, 2022
Oceania Catholic climate crisis

The New Zealand Catholic Church is not on the expert speaking list at an Oceania Catholic climate crisis meeting. A world first, the conference is driven by the Australian Catholic University with support from the Vatican’s Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development. New Zealanders, however, are still invited to register and listen in over Zoom. Read more