The 2016 survey project will highlight and encourage growth in church vitality and community connection effectiveness in the Australian context.
On December 8 (2015) I will open the Holy Door which will thereby become a Door of Mercy. Anyone who passes through this door will experience God’s mercy. (Pope Francis)
Evangelisation Brisbane offers support to parishes in the planning, preparation and resourcing for sacraments.
Meet the team
Executive Officers – Commissions
Santa Teresa Spirituality Centre
Centre for Multicultural Pastoral Care
Evangelisation Brisbane has been commissioned by the Archbishop to support and resource the pastoral needs of the parishes and deaneries within the Archdiocese of Brisbane, focussing on formation for mission.
By being flexible, innovative and responsive, Evangelisation Brisbane provides support to parishes and deaneries for mission, evangelisation and formation in the areas of:
- Pastoral Councils
- Initiation of Children
- Lay Pastoral Ministry
- Liturgical Ministry
- Initiation of Adults (RCIA)
- Lenten Resources
- Children and Family Evangelisation
- Prayer & Spirituality (Prayer on Wheels; Santa Teresa Spirituality Centre)
- Adult Faith Formation (Living Biblically in a Secular World)
- Youth Evangelisation
- Justice, Peace and Ecology
- Ecumenism and Inter-Religious Relations
- Multicultural Pastoral Care
- The Joy of the Gospel
- The Year of Mercy
To do this Evangelisation Brisbane will build effective relationships and partnerships both within and outside the Archdiocese of Brisbane.
‘The joy of the Gospel fills the hearts and the lives of those who encounter Jesus’: with these words, Pope Francis begins his Apostolic Exhortation, The Joy of the Gospel, which I want to be the charter of the Archdiocese of Brisbane as we shape the future that Jesus wants.
(Archbishop Mark Coleridge Preparing for Joy A Lenten Examination of Conscience Ash Wednesday 2014)