Happy Easter to all! Thank you to everyone who contributed in any way to our Holy Week celebrations.
Congratulations also to those who entered the Catholic church this weekend.
A reminder: there will be NO 5pm Mass or Vespers today (Easter Sunday).
Tomorrow, Monday 10th April is a public holiday. There will be one Mass at 8:30am. There will be no 18-25 Young Adults Meeting this Monday.
Daily Mass times will revert to the usual times from this Tuesday.
There will be a final Youth Group for the term on Fri. 14 April (beginning with catechism at 5:30pm).
Next Sunday is Divine Mercy Sunday. There will be a BYO picnic after the 9:15am Mass at Mellor Reserve, Beulah Park (Tennis Courts available), with Divine Mercy Devotions in Holy Name Church at 3pm.
- Free tennis lessons for children and adults (balls & racquets supplied); kids’ playground and large lawn area available.
Project Compassion buckets are available at the doors of the church over the Easter weekend.
Chickenpox is in the community—please take the care (especially pregnant women.)
Welcome to new parishioners. If you are new to the Latin Mass or new to Holy Name, please don’t hesitate to introduce yourself to either Fr McCaffrey or Fr Sofatzis after Mass. There is a cuppa after the 9:15am Mass every Sunday in the tea room behind the church diagonally across the car park. All welcome. Also please feel free to register as a parishioner on our com-munity census. The link is available on the website here.
As you may be aware, all volunteers in our Archdiocese are mandated notifiers under the South Australian Child Protection Legislation. We invite any volunteers who have not yet participated in Child Safe Environments train-ing or an equivalent course to attend a 90-minute Volunteer Briefing session facilitated by the Archdiocesan Child Protection Unit. The next Volunteer Briefing for our parish will be held on:
- WHEN: Wednesday 19th April 2023; TIME: 10:30am – 12:00pm.
- WHERE: Adelaide Cathedral Hall, 39 Wakefield St, Adelaide
(If you have attended a Child Safe Environments or RRHAN training with-in the past 3 years you do not need to attend a Volunteer Briefing.) BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL. Please contact the Child Protection Unit to book into this session, either via email (please provide your name, parish, volunteer role and a contact telephone number) to:
firstname.lastname@example.org; or by phone on 8210 8159.
Thank you for your part in helping us to provide care and safety for our children and young people.
Please do not place any advertising material in the church without the prior permission of the chaplain. Thank you.