"(...) let yourselves be taken over by the light of Christ, and spread that light wherever you are." - St. John Paul II
The parish is the presence of the Church in any given territory, an environment for hearing God's word, for growth in Christian life, for dialogue, proclamation, charitable outreach, worship and celebration. - Pope Francis
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Catholic education aims not only to communicate facts, but also to transmit a coherent, comprehensive vision of life, in the conviction that the truths contained in that vision liberate students in the most profound meaning of human freedom. John Paul II
Masks: We encourage you to wear a mask throughout the entirety of Mass.Communion: We encourage you to receive Communion in the hand. Leaving Mass: At the end of Mass... We will still have our staff on-hand to help seat you in a way that minimizes risk for COVID-19.
DUE TO COVID 19 RESTRICTIONS ALL EVENTS ARE ON HOLD
There is Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament on the First of each month following the 10:00 am Mass until 12:00 noon
The Parish Choir sings at 10.45 a.m. Mass on Sundays, Holy Days and for special Church ceremonies as required.
The Gospel Choir sing at 12.00 noon Mass on Sundays.
Pastoral Care of the housebound takes place on First Fridays, Saturdays and as appropriate / on request.
The Aware Support Line service is a free service and is available to anyone, aged 18 years and over, who is seeking support and information about issues relating to their own mood or the mood of a friend or family member, or who experiences depression or bipolar disorder.
The Rosary is recited at our Marian Shrine every Tuesday at 7.30 p.m. during the months of May, June, July, August and September. The Marian Shrine is located at the entrance to Marian Park on Newtownpark Avenue.
This is the Third Order Secular of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, an Association of lay people who, under the direction of the Order of the Brethren of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, and in keeping with its spirit, strive towards Christian perfection according to a Rule of their own approved by the Holy See.