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We invite contributions from individuals or groups associated with parishes anywhere in Australia on the three issues identified below or on any other issues seen as important to PC2020. These contributions may, of course, include responses to contributions from others. See How to contribute. Views on these and other issues from parishes are also to be found in the submissions listed on the Views from the Parishes page.
The newest material uploaded is identified by a link in bold purple text. 
Can the PC become truly representative?

Can PC2020 be truly synodal?
Peter Sheehan, St Kevin’s Lower Templestowe, Victoria

The Church and the PC after Coronavirus
New PC Documents

Towards the Plenary Council Working Document: Some Reflections

Sense of the Faithful Editorial Committee, September 2020

The Editorial Committee encourage and welcome your comments and debate on this Working Document. Please feel free to contribute to the conversation by emailing us at

Lifting the clouds on the PC

Rowan Ireland, St Francis Xavier’s, SFX Montmorency, June 2020

The light from the Southern Cross

The report and recommendations on the governance and management of the dioceses and parishes in the Catholic Church in Australia.

The Light from the Southern Cross: A Reading Guide
Shane Dwyer, STL

Historic review of Catholic Church governance finalised
Implementation Advisory Group Media Release, 19 August 2020

The Six Writing Group Reports

These reports can be obtained by clicking on the links below.

1. Missionary and Evangelising?

2. Inclusive, Participatory and Synodal?

3. Prayerful and Eucharistic?

4. Humble, Healing and Merciful?

5. A Joyful, Hope-filled and Servant Community?

6. Open to Conversion, Renewal and Reform?

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Forthcoming videos from the Yarra Theological Union staff members on relevant topics
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