National Apology to Victims and Survivors of Institutional Child Sexual Abuse

Today in the nation's parliament, the Prime Minister of Australia the Hon Scott Morrison delivered an apology on behalf of the Australian Government to all victims of institutionalised sexual abuse. Many victims travelled to Canberra to witness the apology which was broadcast live to the nation.

Bishop of Parramatta, the Most Reverend Vincent Long Van Nguyen OFM Conv STL DD has authorised for distribution a reflection on behalf of all the agencies, ministries, parishes, clergy, staff and volunteers of the Diocese of Parramatta.