Fr Renald’s Message: Bear cubs follow the mother bear wherever she leads because they know her as their protector and their source of life. Cubs that would not follow the mother bear would be a strange sight, an anomaly of nature that would not make sense. Perhaps bears are yet another of nature’s examples that… Read more
Parish Evangelisation Plan
We commit ourselves as a community to place the Gospel at the centre of all that we do, and to make explicit this Gospel wherever possible.
We commit ourselves in each group of our parish to reflect on this mission and to renew what we do in light of it.
We commit ourselves individually to participate in this mission, allowing the Gospel to penetrate our own hearts, and to live so as to be heralds of Jesus and his Gospel to others.
Today’s theme is perseverance – Moses keeping his hands upraised throughout the battle, Paul urging Timothy to stay with the task of preaching and teaching, and the widow appealing to the corrupt judge. To be faithful stewards of God’s gifts, we too must persevere in the roles to which we are called. … Read more
Folding Families Needed on Monthly Roster: Are you interested in helping our parish by folding our weekly newsletter? Job Description: Pick up from parish office on Friday before 4pm or from back of church by arrangement, take home, assemble and return to our church ready for parishioners to pick up at the 6:30 Mass on… Read more
Correction: Caritas Australia would like to thank you all for your generous support of Project Compassion 2016 as we celebrated 50 years of love and compassion. The total donation by the Parish was $19 279.25 (not $14 513.00 as reported in our newsletter on September 26th). This amount includes your credit card donations and donations… Read more
Pilgrim’s Report: Our 23 pilgrims left Perth early on Monday 10th October after a special blessing from Fr Joe at the airport. We arrived safely in Lisbon. All happy. God is looking after us. Did a tour of the city of Lisbon visiting important Churches and Shrines. On our way to St Stephen’s Church where… Read more
The Record: September Issue Out Now and FREE: Pick up your copy today. Articles include: Physical and Religious Education and the 2016 Social Justice Statement as well as items from Bishop Don and our Archbishop Timothy Costelloe.
Padbury Catholic Primary School: Pre Kindy program for 2017 is taking enrolments now. Please download the form from our website: www.padcath.wa.edu.au or ring Tracy or Helen at the school on 9404 4000 for further information.
Raffle Tickets: will be on sale after masses on the weekend of 22 and 23 October, to help fund the completion of the magnificent new Church of the Divine Mercy. A $10 ticket may win you a 29 day Pilgrimage to Fatima, Barcelona, Montserrat, Lourdes, Mont St. Michel, Assisi and Rome. Departure 9th May 2017.