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Bishop Robert McGuckin's Statement on Plebiscite on Marriage

Updated 13/9/17

Bishop Robert McGuckin has released a statement on the postal plebiscite on marriage.  He asks we consider the far reaching implications of the proposed redefinition of marriage.  Bishop Robert also calls for respect during this debate – regardless of differences, each has a right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion.

Catholic Church Continues Education Tradition on Heritage Listed Site

Updated 11/9/17

In 2015 the Catholic Diocese of Toowoomba acquired the site of the former Toowoomba South State School with the intention of developing the site as a central location for the Catholic Schools Office in Toowoomba. The land’s proximity to existing church buildings (St Patrick’s Cathedral and St Saviour’s Primary School and College) made it a logical investment for the Diocese.

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