Confirmation classes resume today at 11am in the small room off the parish meeting room.
There is a special collection today for Peter’s Pence, the Holy Father’s Appeal. Proceeds go to the Holy Father for distribution for charitable works, Church needs & support of the Holy See. Thank you for your generosity.
Tomorrow, 12th June is a public holiday. There will be one Mass at 8:30am tomorrow. There is no Servers’ Practice, or 18-15 Young Adults, or Scripture Class this Monday.
The Young Dads’ Group meets this Tuesday at 8pm, beginning a discussion on “The Spiritual Combat” by Fr Lorenzo Scupoli. Please contact Fr Sofatzis for new location and details.
This Friday is the Feast of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus. There will be a Low Mass at 7am and Sung Mass at 6:30pm.
- The Golden Oldies will meet after the evening Mass in the meeting room. All Welcome.
- The Youth Group will meet again for the final time for the term, for a celebration following the evening Mass. Of course, we begin with Catechism at 5:30pm.
- NB: A plenary indulgence is granted, under the usual conditions, for the public recitation of the Act of Reparation (“Most Sweet Jesus”) this Friday. Or a partial indulgence, if recited privately.
Please keep Deacon Nathan Pospischil FSSP in your prayers. His Ordination to the Priesthood will take place at 10:15am, on Sat. 24th June, at St Mary’s Cathedral, Sydney. All are welcome to attend. See posters for details here.
You are invited to HEART BEATS! A fundraising musical event for Birthline Pregnancy Support featuring live performances, trivia games and prizes, stalls for food and drink for purchase and educational display of the miracle of life. It will be held on Sat. 24th June, 7pm-10pm, at John the Baptist Centre, 342 Anzac Highway, Plympton. $20 entry, tickets at:
Fr Josef Bisig FSSP (Cofounder, and first Superior General of the FSSP) will be visiting our community for the 9:15am Mass on Sun. 2nd July. Please bring finger food for a shared lunch at 11am following. All welcome to stay for a talk with an opportunity for questions, beginning at Midday.
Young Adults (aged 18-35) are invited to a workshop on Wed. 5th July (6:30-8:30pm) by Fr Simon Cleary LC:
“Always have reason for the Hope that is within You” – 1 Peter 3:15.
Q & A : “Faith in the Information Age”
Ellengown Hall, Church of the Holy Name
Refreshments supplied. All welcome.
Please do not place any advertising material in the church without the prior permission of the chaplain. Thank you.
Please remember the sick in your prayers, especially Jana Basani, Damian Wyld, Michael Turnbull (Bob Turnbull’s brother), Anthony Green (Benedict Green’s and Anna Ros’s son), Kathryn Nader, Tony Caruso and Vincenza Martucci (Ines Barson’s mother) and Robin Thompson. Please also remember the deceased, especially Tina Paradiso (Angela Ciccozzi’s niece), Fr Terence Gordon FSSP and those whose anniversaries occur about this time.