Patrick Oration 2021

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19 March 2021

Archbishop Peter A Comensoli has delivered the 2021 Patrick Oration at the Catholic Leadership Centre this week.

Coinciding with Wednesday’s Solemnity of St Patrick, Archbishop Peter was joined by parishioners, clergy, teachers and students from across the Archdiocese of Melbourne, as well as religious and community leaders including the Hon. Michael O’Brien (Leader of the Victorian Opposition), the Most Rev. Philip Freier (Anglican Archbishop of Melbourne), Fr Shenouda Boutros (President of the Victorian Council of Churches), Adel Salman (Vice President of the Islamic Council of Victoria) and Vivienne Nguyen (Chairperson of the Victorian Multicultural Commission). The oration was televised on Channel 31 and is also available to read on the Catholic Archdiocese of Melbourne website.