& Events


Prison Sunday 2018

1 November 2018

Resources include: 

  • A media release for Prison Sunday (Prison Sunday to focus on youth justice);
  • An article featuring a Victorian prison chaplain (Prison chaplain finds Jesus in every cell);
  • An image of Jwan Kada, the chaplain featured in that story;
  • Images for social media including quotes from Pope Francis and the Gospels;
  • A resource for secondary school students to reflect on Prison Sunday;
  • Prayer bookmarks (and the text of the Prayer for Prisoners);
  • Prayers of the faithful for Prison Sunday;
  • The testimony of Daniel Zaccaro, a delegate at the current Youth Synod who has previously spent time in prison.

Click here to access these resources.

We are the Catholic Church in the Ballarat Diocese
we gather in the name of Jesus from the Murray to the sea
in interwoven faith communities. Spirit filled
we celebrate and share our journey
reaching out to nurture all God's people.

Diocesan Vision Statement 2005

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