The 18-25yo Young Adults Group meets tomorrow, Mon. 6th May, beginning with half an hour’s Adoration at 6:30pm, followed by a social painting evening in the Ellengowan Hall. Please contact Bethany Marsh for details. All welcome.

This Thursday is Ascension Thursday. There will be a Low Mass at 7am and a Solemn Mass at 6:30pm.

The annual Vigil of Pentecost Pilgrimage to Sevenhill will take place on Sat. 18th May. Please see the flyer for more details. The pilgrimage is free if you use your own transport. $10 if you ride in the van.

Pentecost Sunday is 19th May (a fortnight from today). There will be a Community gathering and Youth Group Fundraiser (sausages, cannolis, scones and more!) following the 8am and 9:15am Masses. We will joining in the Diocesan Marian Procession at 2pm from Victoria Park to the Cathedral.

The annual Quiz Night fundraiser for Hutt St Centre is on Sat. 25th May. More information will be available next week.

Our Community’s annual May Crowning will take place on Sun. 26th May. Please bring along a bouquet!

We will running silent retreats for men and women in January 2025, direct by Fr Adrian Wee. Please see the flyers for details.

A Siena Women’s Group (35+) is being started and will meet on the 2nd Saturday of the month (beginning this Sat, 11th May) for prayer, a spiritual talk (Fr McGuckin), reflection and fellowship. It begins with Adoration at 9:30am and will conclude around midday. Please contact Narelle Price (0413 208 341) for more details.

A Young Mothers Reading Group will also meet monthly of the 2nd Sat. of the month at 10am at Ern Malley. Please contact Madeline Gallasch (0411 144 114) for more details.

Fr Sofatzis will begin a new course titled Introduction to the Bible on Thursday evenings, 7:40-8:30pm starting 16th May. These classes will be an overview of Bible History, starting with Genesis. All welcome.

There will be a day of recollection for men on Sat. 1st June. In Noarlunga Downs, led by Fr Ken Barker MGL. Please see the flyers for more details.

Last Sunday’s Car Wash raised $405 for Caritas. Thank you to all those who assisted and participated!

If you are an adult baptised Catholic who has not yet been confirmed, can you please let Fr McCaffrey know. Adult Confirmations will take place in the Cathedral on Sat 20th July.

If you receive an email or txt message from Fr McCaffrey asking you to contact him that seems out of character, please ignore it. There is a scam at the moment using the details from the website.

Please keep away from the construction area in the carpark. It is the site of our new toilet block. Thank you.

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