Mission Appeal

Thank you for supporting this year’s Catholic Mission Church Appeal through your kind gifts and prayers, and for being a part of an “education revolution” in Myanmar. Your generosity makes it possible for programs such as the Pyinya Sanyae Institute of Education, as well as schools like St John’s in Hakha, to provide quality, child-centred education to children. Thank you also to…

Living Prayer

Many of us have family members or friends who work on the land, or even we come from farming families ourselves. In this time when many communities are affected by the ongoing drought, we pray that those in need will encounter generosity and compassion. We pray for rain.

A Big Thank You from Vinnies!

With amazement and our deepest gratitude  we want to thank our church and school communities for your generosity. Donations to our Winter Appeal so far total $5,064 – a grand effort for our small but loving parish. Thank you so much! “Vinnies” are out there working and assisting the poor and needy in our community, using your donations…

Living Prayer

We pray for the success of the Mission Appeals within our community this weekend, and the Mission Fun Day at our Primary School. May we all engage with the charitable work of the Church as we live the call to solidarity with those who are most in need.

Plenary Council 2020

The Plenary Council 2020 is a gathering of the Church in Australia to make decisions for the future. Your voice is important. All people are invited to contribute to the Plenary Council agenda by sharing your experience of faith and of the Church.

Living Prayer

Plenary Council Prayer Come, Holy Spirit of Pentecost. Come, Holy Spirit of the great South Land. O God, bless and unite all your people in Australia and guide us on the pilgrim way of the Plenary Council. Give us the grace to see your face in one another and to recognise Jesus, our companion on the road. Give us…

Mission Appeal

On 28th/29th July, our parish will be holding the annual Catholic Mission Church Appeal. This year we are invited to help to heal a nation through education in Myanmar. Led by Cardinal Charles Maung Bo, the Church is developing an alternative system of quality education, with comprehensive teacher training programs and the establishment of new schools, especially in remote areas. It has…

Living Prayer

Merciful Father, We are together on Earth, alone in the universe. Look at us and help us to love one another.Teach us to understand each other, just as you understand us. Make our souls as fresh as the morning. Make our hearts as innocent as the Lamb. May we forgive each other, and forget the past, and may we…

Volunteer Inductions

A big thank you to everyone who attended the volunteer induction last Sunday. It is a large undertaking for our community and it will take some months to finalise the documentation and implement changes to our processes. For anyone who missed the induction, there will be follow-up sessions planned for the near future.

Winter Appeal St Vincent de Paul 2018

Thanks to all those who contributed to our St Vincent De Paul winter appeal for 2018! Additional donations for this appeal are welcome from those who took home the envelopes. Money raised will assist in meeting the needs of those people from our local area struggling to make ends meet. Our local St Vincent De…