Dempsey Medal awarded to Noel Debien, Director of Music at St Francis of Assisi, Paddington

The Archbishop awards the Dempsey Medal for outstanding service or witness to parish, diocese or community, it is intended to recognise those who have made an outstanding contribution in the context of their local parish. Noel has made this outstanding contribution both in his role as Music Director and as a religion specialist with the ABC's radio religion and ethics unit.  Noel received this accolade on Sunday 29 July 2018 from Archbishop Fisher at the Cathedral. Congratulations Noel.Image-people debien noel-Dempsey Medal2