Oct 222017
Prayer for Church Rebuild - Friday 3rd November

How about making the effort to join in a devotional half hour of Word, Prayer and Music on Friday 3rd November at 5:30pm to pray for the success of our fundraising endeavours, for the rebuilding project of St Francis of Assisi Parish. The devotional evening will be led by the O’Malley choir and they warmly [more…]

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Sep 222017
Parish Feast Day Weekend - Friday 29th September to Sunday 1st October

Next Sunday (1st October) we will celebrate our patronal feast day for St Francis of Assisi – anticipating the actual day on 4th October. In preparation for this event, there will be a Communal Reconciliation Service in the church. This is a powerful way to prepare our hearts for a worthy celebration of Mass in [more…]

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Sep 012017
Adoration Volunteers Required

Our perpetual adoration chapel in Bishopdale is a precious place of sanctuary, life and healing. Why not give an hour to the Lord in Adoration and see the difference it makes in your life. Currently the following spaces need to be filled: Monday 12am – 3am:            These hours are currently open. Thursday 12am – 2am:          [more…]

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Aug 202017
Reaching out to Former Parishioners

As part of our Church rebuild project, we want to reach out to those who were part of our former parish communities of Burwood, Dallington and Mairehau who might be happy to contribute to our fundraising programme. If you know past parishioners who might appreciate a letter from the parish priest inviting them to consider [more…]

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Jul 282017
Catholic Women's League

Meeting Wednesday 9th August at 1:30pm at St Albans Uniting Parish (cnr Knowles St and Nancy Avenue). Guest speaker on Alzheimer’s & Dementia. All welcome – queries to Mary Caldwell on 385 3366

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Jun 232017
Our Lady of Mt Carmel - July 16th

The Sisters warmly invite you to the annual celebration of Our Lady of Mt Carmel on Sunday, 16 July at 2:30pm, at the Carmelite Monastery, 52 Halswell Road. Bishop Emeritus Basil Meeking will be the principal celebrant and Fr Rick Loughnan will preach the homily at the concelebrated Mass, followed by afternoon tea. In preparation [more…]

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