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BISHOP McKENNA's 
EASTER MESSAGE 2021

Bishop Michael McKenna Easter message is available to read HERE

 

"Dear Friends in Christ,
In my Lenten message of 2017, i asked for our local church to become a community ready to listen to, accompany and assist those among us who suffered childhood sexual abuse in our schools, orphanages and parishes."
Read more HERE> 

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Police Assistance Line: 131 444


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Daily Mass from the Church of St Francis Xavier, Lavender Bay, available HERE 


 



 

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Catholic Observer 

NAM DINH LE TO BE ADMITTED AS CANDIDATE FOR ORDINATION

Bishop Michael McKenna has announced that 
Nam Dinh Le will be admitted as a Candidate for Ordination during Mass of the Vigil of the Ascension, Saturday 15th May, at 5pm in the Cathedral of St Michael and St John, Bathurst.

 More information can be found HERE

WEEK OF PRAYER
FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY

The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity will be celebrated from 16 May - 23 May.

The theme of this year’s celebration is "Abide in my love and you shall bear much fruit". John 15 1-7 

In the Bathurst Community, there will be many moments to gather and pray together. 

Find out more HERE


JAMES SHEAHAN FOCUSES ON TEACHER QUALITY

Staff at James Sheahan Catholic High School, Orange are taking part in a quality teaching professional development program to boost student learning.

Read more HERE

1 - 2 July 2021

Register now for RISE Youth Festival which will be full of fun, friendship, small group challenges, workshops, games, music and opportunities to encounter Jesus for students in Years 6 - 9.

Find out more infomration and register HERE

COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS 

The State Government has announced that from Monday 29 March, the number of people allowed to attend a place of worship is based on the 1 person per 2 square metre rule with no upper limit. Restrictions on singing have been lifted.

Please be aware that we are still in a time of pandemic and social distancing and hygiene practices need to be maintained.

 REGULATIONS AND MASS TIMES IN YOUR PARISH ARE AVAILABLE HERE>


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