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.

Preparations for national evangelisation conference ramping up

Speakers and topics continue to be confirmed for the upcoming national evangelisation conference, Evangelise, to be hosted by the Bishops Commission for Evangelisation, Laity and Ministry.
Domestic Church Movement

Renewing the Church, one family at a time

Married couples looking for ways to more perfectly fulfil their vocation as spouses and parents have a new helper in their quest – the Domestic Church Movement. The family branch of the Light-Life Movement, which was founded in Poland in 1954, was established in a parish in the Broken Bay Diocese last year, marking its official arrival in Australia.

Conversations about Catholics
Conversations about Catholics
About 20 years ago, Anne McLean found herself regularly responding to questions about the Catholic faith from other school parents.  

Encountering God through music

Can music provide an opportunity to encounter God, to contemplate deeper realities, and to ask searching questions about the meaning of life?
Music and evangelisation
Legion of Mary
To Jesus through Mary: Legion of Mary continuing to thrive
More than a century after it was founded, the Legion of Mary continues to be a source of faith and evangelisation.

Experts unpack the latest Census data

The cultural focus on personal fulfilment is one of several key factors in the decline of Australians identifying as Christians, according to Professor Philip Hughes.
Social Justice Statement
Social Justice Statement 2022-23 released
The Respect: Confronting Violence and Abuse social justice statement has been published ahead of the Church’s celebration of Social Justice Sunday on August 28.
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