Catholic Diocese of Wilcannia-Forbes

The Diocese of Wilcannia-Forbes proclaims the Good News of Jesus and his message of liberating love to the people of western and outback NSW.

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  • Latin Mass
    News Article
    31 May, 2019

    Latin Mass

    Bishop Columba will say a Traditional Latin Mass on Sunday 19 May and on Sunday 2 June at 2pm at St James’ Parish Church, 153 Caswell St Peak Hill (on the Newell…

  • Lenten Message from Bishop Columba
    News Article
    6 March, 2019

    Lenten Message from Bishop Columba

    Bishop Columba Macbeth-Green’s Lenten message for 2019

  • Lay Women in Ministry
    News Article
    21 August, 2018

    Lay Women in Ministry

    There is no doubt that Pope Francis is having a huge effect on how we think about Church in our times. With his lead; love, mercy and bold pragmatism define…

Acknowledgement of Country

We would like to acknowledge that we live and work on the traditional lands of the Aboriginal people and their many custodians.

We pay our respects to both present and past elders and the continuing custodians of these land.

May we listen with great care to the heartbeat of Aboriginal lands and to its people who have cared for it so well and for so long.