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Catholic Church in Australia: Catholic Education

Year 9 Religion

Catholics in Australia

At least two Catholic schools were established in the early years of the nineteenth century but neither survived very long, and it was not until after the arrival of Therry and Connolly in 1820 that significant development took place.

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Catholic schools exist as part of the evangelising mission of the Church. This video explores the role of Catholic schools and the integration of faith, Gospel values and the new evangelisation.

Catholic schools has existed in the Diocese of Parramatta for nearly 200 years. This video looks at the history and contribution of Catholic education over that time.


The history of Education, Religion and the State in Australia

Catholic Schools in Australia