The Melbourne Archdiocese has a new Archbishop


#1

Melbourne has welcomed Archbishop Peter A Comensoli on Wednesday.

Please pray for him :pray:t2:


#2

I hope his first week, month, and year are successful and bring people back into the folds of the Church.

:pray:t2::tulip:


#3

Did you watch the mass


#4

I did, online and read the homilies.

:pray:t2:


#5

What were the homilies like


#6

There seemed to be excited for the next chapter. :slight_smile:


#7

For those needing a bit more context:

https://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/newslocal/central-coast/bishop-peter-comensoli-chosen-by-pope-francis-to-lead-catholic-church-in-melbourne/news-story/6935f3e3a8cf33d9f5e307d4c56c3519?nk=7dd5c4be3a09945f7d1b0627af507040-1533323966

The Melbourne Archdiocese, the largest in Australia with 1.1 million Catholics, has also been rocked by same-sex marriage laws, the imminent legalisation of assisted dying in Victoria and mounting pressure for greater accountability around church finances.


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