Conference Invitation and Theme


The Marist Schools Australia National Director, Brother Michael Green and the Conference Committee 2015 are calling Marist Educational Leaders in Catholic schools to the 2015 Biennial Conference.  

The conference will be held from Sunday afternoon, 26 July 2015 until the Tuesday evening, 28 July 2015 Conference Dinner. The venue for the conference is the Catholic Leadership Centre, corner Victoria Parade and Hoddle Street, East Melbourne VIC.

The theme of the conference is

They have no wine: John's Gospel, Marist Spirituality, Abundant Life.


For two and half days Marist Education Leaders will explore the spirituality of leadership around the great themes of St John's Gospel.

Principal guest lecturer is one of Australia's well respected scripture theologians, Mary L Coloe pbvm, BA., BTheol (hons), D. Theol.  Mary teaches in the field of New Testament studies, with a particular focus on the Gospel of John.  She has taught at the Australian Catholic University, Boston College, the Jesuit School of Theology Berkley, and at the Ecce Homo Biblical Institute Jerusalem.  She is a member of the Studiorum Novi Testamenti Socitas and other national and international biblical associations.


See Conference Invitation from the Chair