The Australian Pastoral Musicians Network Inc. (APMN) promotes the art of Religious Music in the service of the Catholic Church in Australia through education, support, networking and advocacy, with a special focus on supporting the use of Australian compositions. See the "About" page for more info.

 

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APMN comprises clergy and other pastoral leaders, musicians and singers, teachers and educators, parishes and dioceses, composers and publishers. Join Now!

 

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Sing with Joy: United in Diversity

National Conference
Perth, 5-7 October, 2017

 

Featuring David Haas, one of the pre-eminent contemporary composers of liturgical music, and Professor Clare Johnson, Director of the ACU Centre for Liturgy and Chair of the National Liturgical Music Board. The conference was a great experience for the 330+ people who attended.

2017 Conference Notes

2015 Conference Notes

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Our second national conference was a great success! Conference notes are available to conference attendees on our secure login area. Please use your booking email address and the password sent to you, or contact APMN Web Services.

 

The conference area has been updated  with conference reports, photos and presenters material from Sing With Joy.

 

The conference website provides an historical record of the event details - program timetable, keynotes, plenaries, workshops, venue, accommodation options, sponsors, exhibits, and FAQ.

Plenary Council 2020 - Listen to the Spirit

Paul Mason - Tuesday, August 21, 2018

 

PLENARY COUNCIL 2020 – LISTEN TO WHAT THE SPIRIT IS SAYING

 

All around Australia people are engaging in the Listening Process in preparation for Plenary Council 2020. There are some simple but important things you can do right now.

 

Visit the website www.plenarycouncil.catholic.org.au which provides great resources that will enable individuals and groups to learn more, pray for guidance, commence dialogue and subscribe for regular updates.

 

The Diocese of Wollongong have prepared a song for the plenary and made it available for free download at powerofthespirit.dow.org.au. Performed by Michaela Rose, Seth Harsh and Fiesta Mataele (members of the Catholic Youth Ministry in the Diocese of Wollongong) and composed by Paul Mason, the song can be used in Listening Sessions in parishes, schools and other faith communities. It also may be used in Masses for Entrance, Song of Praise and Sending Forth.

 

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