St Ignatius Church, Toowong
KENSINGTON TCE, TOOWONG
Saturday Vigil: 6pm
Sunday: 7am and 5pm
Monday to Friday: 5.30pm
Reconciliation: Saturday 9.30am & 5.15pm
Holy Spirit Church, Auchenflower
HARRIETT ST, AUCHENFLOWER
Monday, Wednesday & Friday: 9am
(refer to newsletter for details)
'Expect-a-cuppa' (after 7am Mass)
*Sausage sizzle (after 5pm Mass)
9am CWL Toowong Branch meeting
7.45pm SVdP Meeting—Horstmann Rm
7th - 9th August
RCIA QLD Conference
10am Koinonia Group
(Welcome & Care) meeting
Talk by Rowan Porter
after 8.30am Mass - Holy Spirit Church
Ekka Public Holiday
(Parish Office closed)
2pm Craft Group—Horstmann Room
5.30pm Assumption Vigil Mass—St Ig.
Women's Night of Spirituality
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.
A SNIPPET FROM THIS WEEK'S NEWSLETTER -
Power is Service
Let us never forget that authentic power is service, and that the pope, too, when exercising power, must
enter even more fully into that service which has radiant culmination on the Cross. He must be inspired by the lowly, concrete, and faithful service
that marked Saint Joseph and, like him, he must
open his arms to protect all of God's people and
embrace with tender affection the whole of the
humanity, especially the poorest, the weakest, the
least important, those whom Matthew lists in the
final judgement on love: the hungry, the thirsty,
the stranger, the naked, the sick, and those in prison. Only those who serve with love are able to
- Pope Francis.
Extract from 'The Great Reformer" - Austen Ivereigh
FEAST DAY OF ST IGNATIUS
Parishioners are invited to stay after Masses at St Ignatius Church on weekend of 1st/2nd August and celebrate together the Feast
of St Ignatius, which coincides with the monthly ‘Expect-A-Cuppa’ (for Saturday 6pm Vigil and Sunday 7am Masses) - please bring a plate to share. If you are able to help serve the cuppa contact Del Doherty (for 6pm Mass) OR Anne Forbes (for 7am Mass). The PPC is planning to hold a sausage sizzle after the Sunday 5pm Mass that weekend—please contact Charles Costello or Fr Peter if you are able to assist with the cooking/serving etc.
WOMEN'S NIGHT OF SPIRITUALITY
St Ignatius Parish presents our 10th Annual Ecumenical Women's Night of Spirituality. Tuesday 25th August 2015 at 7.30pm at Stuartholme School. Robyn Emerson will introduce this year's Guest Speakers - *JOHANNA NEVILLE, a Maternal Child Health Team Leader, at Apunipima Cape York Health Council; *HELEN SINCLAIR, retiring Principal of Stuartholme School. *CAROLYN MARTIN DELEZIO, mother of Sophie. * No Booking required. * Donation at the door. * Supper provided. * Parking Available. Please click here for more information.
ST IGNATIUS PEACE THROUGH JUSTICE GROUP
Talk by Rowan Porter,
one of our parishioners and an ophthalmologist, will give a us short presentation
about his work with Indigenous people in Inala. Please note correct date is Sunday
9 August, after 8.30am Mass at Holy Spirit Church. Come and stay for a cuppa.
A big thank you to everyone who supported last Sunday's baked goods stall so
generously! It transformed our efforts and cookies into $740.20 which will be shared
between Fr. Cao and the Logan Association for Refugees surely will make some
difference. If you missed the meeting with the LAR but want to be involved, please
contact Karin, email Kummerbund@hotmail.com.
RCIA QLD CONFERENCE
For priests, pastoral ministers,
RCIA teams, catechists and sponsors. An opportunity to
return to basics – The ABC of the RCIA. Friday 7 Aug.
evening (incl. dinner) to Sunday 9 August (concluding
with lunch), at Santa Teresa spirituality centre, Ormiston.
For conference brochure, to register online, & read more
Santa Teresa SC: www.bne.catholic.net.au/rciaqld | Info. Rob:firstname.lastname@example.org
WORLDWIDE MARRIAGE ENCOUNTER WEEKEND
Worldwide Marriage Encounter weekend for married
couples at Santa Teresa S.C., Ormiston. 4–6 Sept. For bookings/details: Maria & David Murphy 3342 1456 |
E: email@example.com | www.wwme.org.au