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Being Together

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Archbishop Phillip Aspinall's 2022 New Year message

“Every one of us is called by Jesus to participate in His Church – His body. And, each of us is blessed with unique gifts and talents to contribute to Christ’s mission. Knowing that everyone has an important part to play and that our faith community is made stronger by our differences is cause for us to be joyful,” says Archbishop Phillip Aspinall, as he introduces 2022’s Diocesan theme, ‘Being Together: Embracing Joy’

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Archbishop Phillip Aspinall's Christmas 2021 message: Being a joyful people

“In Luke, the angel brings the joyful news to shepherds…simple ordinary people. They are the ones bursting with joy because the Lord God Almighty is coming to be with them even though they have done nothing to deserve it – God comes to them purely and simply because God loves them, “ says Archbishop Phillip Aspinall in his 2021 Christmas message