District Newsletter

The District Newsletter keeps you up to date on the latest news and events around parishes and schools. Read how the District is developing as well as practical and spiritual exhortations from the superior himself.


Thoughts at Christmas

January 03, 2021
Fr Daniel Themann, District Superior of Australia & New Zealand for the Society of St. Pius X, sends his Christmas greetings to the Faithful

"For me, to live is Christ..."

April 10, 2019
Fr. John Fullerton, District Superior of Australia & New Zealand for the Society of St. Pius X, encourages the faithful to imitate the Divine Master.

19 March 2018 - District Superior's Letter

March 19, 2018
Our Lord’s Resurrection came only after His passion and death.  For us also, the peace and joy of Easter depends on our Lenten observance. 

7 October 2017 - District Superior's Letter

April 03, 2017
Since the 13th century numberless favors have been bestowed on Christendom through the devotion of the Holy Rosary.

16 July 2016 - District Superior's Letter

July 16, 2016
Second communique released after the meeting of major superiors, details of the upcoming rosary crusade announced by the Society’s superior general, Bishop Fellay and news of changes within the district

20 October 2016 - District Superior's Letter

July 16, 2016
The month of November is especially dedicated to the remembrance of the faithful departed.

1 October 2015 - District Superior's Letter

October 01, 2015
Dear Friends and Benefactors, You are probably aware of the Synod dedicated to the Family being held this month in Rome. Toward this our Superior General, Bishop Bernard Fellay recently sent a petition to Pope Francis asking for a clear, firm statement defending marriage and the family, which you have here in full.

10 April 2015 - District Superior's Letter

April 10, 2015
As we rejoice in the Resurrection, may “the peace of God, which surpasseth all understanding, keep your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus.” 

13 October 2014 - District Superior's Letter

October 13, 2014
In a solemn declaration the Council of Trent tells us that Christ instituted the Mass: “In order that He might leave to His beloved Spouse a visible sacrifice by which the bloody sacrifice once offered on the Cross might be represented, and its memory remain to the end of time.” (Sess. XXII).

30 June 2014 - District Superior's Letter

July 30, 2014
The month of August marks an important celebration for the Church and especially for our little Society of St Pius X.  The 20th of August will mark the centennial anniversary of the death of our patron Pope St. Pius X.