Earlier this week, Archbishop Peter A Comensoli delivered the 2021 Patrick Oration at the Catholic Leadership Centre. Joining him on the night were parishioners, clergy, teachers and students from across the Archdiocese of Melbourne. It's been two years since the inaugural Patrick Oration, and the call to find new ways of proclaiming the Gospel remains as strong as ever. ‘As we now move tentatively out of exile – still in a state of ebb and flow, still uncertain of the future – we should not miss that COVID has shifted and sifted us,’ said Archbishop Comensoli. Missed the Oration? Watch it below.

New St Joseph Prayer | One year ago today, the Archbishop placed the Archdiocese of Melbourne under the protection and guidance of St Joseph. To mark this anniversary, a new St Joseph Prayer has been developed for use in parishes and homes. Download the St Joseph's Prayer and read more reflections on this silent and humble saint below.