Latest Parish News.......
The following is just a snippet of what's happening in the Parish.
Please read our latest newsletter for all the news.
|AMENDED PARISH WEEKDAY MASSES
Please note changes to
weekday Masses, until
notice (while Fr Peter is undertaking treatment and
reducing his workload), are:-
* Holy Spirit Church: 9am Mondays and Fridays (no 9am Wednesday),
* St Ignatius Church: 5.30pm Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays,
(no 5.30pm Monday or Friday, and no 9am Saturday or Reconciliation).
SUNDAY MASS TIMES
*St Ignatius Toowong Saturday 6.00pm (Vigil); Sunday 7.00am & 5.00pm.
Reconciliation: Saturday from 5.15pm to 5.45pm, or by appointment.
*Holy Spirit Auchenflower: Sunday 8.30am.
A SNIPPET FROM THIS WEEK'S NEWSLETTER -
Veteran's Health Week 22nd-30th October
The nature of war has changed in the last fifty years for Australia. Recent conflicts have not involved the whole nation nor has it consumed vast resources. Instead Australia has contributed to conflicts overseas, but continued to live a peaceful existence protected from the horror of war. As a democracy elected officials choose conflicts which reflect the political objects of Australian foreign policy. This has meant that limited personnel are deployed overseas for short durations in rotation. A soldier is at home with their family one week and then in a war zone the next. Six months later they are home with their family in a society that is not affected by the conflict of the veteran.
Read the complete article in the current newsletter (click here).
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PARISH SACRAMENTAL PREPARATION PROGRAMME
Next session for Parent and Child is Rite of Illumination is Tuesday 25th October, 6.30—7.30pm at Holy Spirit Church. Also, This week 45 young people in our parish began preparing to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation. Archbishop Mark Coleridge will be our celebrant for the Sacrament at 7pm on Tuesday 8th November in St Ignatius Church. All welcome.
NEW CEO OF CSSA
Click here to read the media release announcing the new CEO
fourth concert has been arranged to be held on Sunday 30th October,
7pm at St Ignatius Church. Featuring Classical Guitar, Trumpet, Voice and French
Horn solos from Conservatorium students who have played at Parish Masses. Entry
is free however a collection will be taken up towards a special Centenary project.
TOOWONG JESUIT CENTENARY EVENT
Feast of Saint Francis Xavier (Saturday 3rd December). A Centenary Mass for all
current and former parishioners will be held at 12 noon at St Stephen’s Cathedral.
Celebrated by Archbishop Mark Coleridge. More details closer to the date.