We welcome Fr Bede Cannarvo, OSB to our community today. Fr Bede will give first blessings of a newly ordained priest after all the masses today, and there will be a reception for him after the 9.15am mass. Fr Bede will be with us throughout this week. Please make him feel welcome.

Monday Scripture Class is in recess until 22nd July.

This Monday the young adults (18-25) group is having a Holy Hour from 6.30-7pm followed by dinner and a talk by Fr McGuckin. All welcome.

Men’s Group meets this Wednesday evening at 7pm at Dulwich. Fr McGuckin will be sharing some of his missionary experiences this month.

The final Youth Group meeting for this term is this Friday evening.

This Saturday is the feast of Ss Peter and Paul. There will be a solemn mass at 8.30am.

Holy Name Fancy Dress Ball – Sat. 29th June, Feast of Ss Peter & Paul. 7.30pm until late @ Ern Malley, 137 Magill Rd, Stepney. All welcome. (Dress code is ‘Fancy’ – no particular era). Tickets $20 and include snacks and one drink. Tickets still available but selling fast. Please see Paul Gallasch for more details, or go to www.trybooking.com/CSTGN. Please book by Friday 21st June.

Next Sunday will be the annual Peter’s Pence special collection to support the charitable works of the Holy Father.

Fr Sofatzis is on annual leave, and will return to Adelaide on the 3rd July. Fr Sofatzis’ Thurs. evening classes are in recess, and will resume on the 4th of July.

The post-1st Holy Communion class is at 11am on Sunday 7th July.

Aid to the Church in Need will be having a promotional stall with items to purchase on Sunday 14th July, after each mass.

If you are interested in learning more about the Catholic Faith, the next set of catechism classes will begin on Tuesday 2nd July at 7pm. These weekly classes are for those who are interested in becoming a Catholic, and also for those who are Catholic already, but who would like a ‘refresher’. Please see Fr McGuckin for more details.

If you are interested in learning more about the Catholic Faith, the next set of catechism classes will begin on Wed 3rd July at 7pm. These weekly classes are for those who are interested in becoming a Catholic, and also for those who are Catholic already, but who would like a ‘refresher’. Please see Fr McGuckin for more details.

Fr McCaffrey leaves next Sunday evening, 30th June for the FSSP General Chapter in the USA. This meeting is held every six years and reviews the work of the FSSP over the last six years, as well as electing the new Superior General and his Council. Fr will return on Sat 20th July. Please keep the Chapter in your prayers during this time.

This year’s Philosophy Camp (for school aged children, grades 5-12), will run from Mon. 15th – Thus. 18th July. Please see flyers (click here) and information forms (available in church) for details. Registrations are due by 30th June.

Registrations for this year’s Christus Rex Pilgrimage are now open. See www.christusrexpilgrimage.com for details.

Date claimer: Birthline’s Fundraiser: Sat 27th July, 7pm-10pm. Please see posters for details.

We will be running silent retreats for men and women in January 2025, directed by Fr Adrian Wee. Places are limited (~25), please see flyers for details (here for men’s retreat and here for women’s retreat). We request expressions of interest by 1st July.

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 Constantine Day, Damian Wyld, Domenic Marafiote, Tony Caruso and Vincenza Martucci (Ines Barson’s mother). Please also remember the recently deceased, and those whose anniversaries occur about this time.