Today is Child Protection Sunday. Our community is committed to making Holy Name child safe and a welcoming place for children and young peo-ple. Just a reminder that our Child Safe contact people are Mary Hookway and Lucia Snelling. We would like to thank them, and all who work to create a child safe community. There will be some free texta markers for the children available after Mass.

There is Confirmation class today at 11am.

Servers’ practice continues tomorrow at 5:30pm and Scripture Class continues tomorrow at 7:30pm.

The Young Dads’ Group meets this Tues. 12th Sept. at 8pm at the Belgian Beer Café.

Fr Sofatzis is currently on leave until 12th September.

Please refrain from bringing food items into the church. Thank you.

Members from our parish have put together a magazine called Agony, which includes essays, poetry, fiction, and visual art. It is for sale at the bookstall. If you are interested in submitting, please talk to Sean Haylock . .

A young man is seeking to obtain a driver’s license to enable him to work. If you have a vehicle and are available to supervise him to increase his hours, please contact Fr Sofatzis.

Please remember the sick in your prayers, especially Daniela Vergulis, Vincent Moran, Jana Basani, Damian Wyld, Michael Turnbull (Bob Turnbull’s brother), Anthony Green (Benedict Green’s and Anna Ros’s son), Brianna Hockley (Jess Marsh’s niece), Kathryn Nader, Tony Caruso and Vincenza Martucci (Ines Barson’s mother). Please also remember the recently deceased, especially Louise Obrist (Gaby Freer’s mother), Hanna Winnicka (Joanna Rzad’s mother), Alexandra Vergulis, and those whose anniversaries occur about this time.