Latest Parish News.......
The following is just a snippet of what's happening in the Parish.
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A SNIPPET FROM THIS WEEK'S NEWSLETTER
Parish Launch of the "Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults' Policy"
The Archbishop has promulgated a new Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults Policy: The policy states: Children are a gift from God with an intrinsic right to dignity of life, respect and security form physical and emotional harm. They are to be treasured, nurtured and safeguarded from harm by all. Frs Peter and Gaetan will speak on this at all masses this weekend, after communion.
Please click here to see further information in the current newsletter.
WOMEN'S NIGHT OF SPIRITUALITY
St Ignatius Parish presents
our 9th annual ecumenical Women's Night of Spirituality on
Tuesday 26th August 2014 ~ 7.30pm – 9.15pm in the
Stuartholme School Chapel,
Birdwood Terrace, Toowong. No Booking Required. Donation at the door. Supper provided.Click here for more information
PEACE THROUGH JUSTICE GROUP
Gardening Bee on Saturday 30th August from 8.30am—11.30am,
to clean up the area along the fence between Bishop's house & Holy Spirit Church.
ST IGNATIUS SCHOOL ART SHOW
Parishioners are invited to attend the St Ignatius School Art Show in the Hall on:- Thursday 4th September, open 7.30am—3.30pm, and Friday 5th September, open 7.30am—10.30am.
Only two weeks remain before the exciting unveiling of all the works of Art that have been produced by the children throughout the year. This special event enables the children to showcase their incredible talents as developed through the School's Visual Arts Programme.
HIDDEN CHRISTIANS IN JAPAN
(Autumn) 3rd—13th November
Welcome aboard Fr Gaetan Pereira sj's Japan Holiday's Hidden Christians Tour in Japan (options to extend at the completion of this tour also available). Small group tour of 10 —15 persons, visiting Osaka, Kyushu Kumamoto, Mt Aso, Gokanosho, Unzen, Nagasaki. Includes Bullet train, staying in beautiful mountain regions of Japan and seeing first hand the vibrant autumn leave of the region. Escorted by Fr Gaetan, who's ancestors where converts of Francis Xavier in Indial.
Price is very reasonable from $4,500.00 per person twin share, excluding airfares.
Flyers are available at the back of both churches or for more
details please call Japan Holidays 3300 2396
2014-2015 PARISH SACRAMENTAL PREPARATION PROGRAMME
Enrolments are now being taken for those children in Year 3 and above
who wish to complete their initiation into the Catholic Faith Community.
The Programme begins with the Sacrament of Reconciliation
in October / November this year and the Sacraments of Confirmation
and First Eucharist in the post Easter Season 2015.
(Please note children will need to receive Reconciliation this year
before Confirmation & First Eucharist).
Enrolment packs are available Click here to download an enrolment pack. Enrolments close Wednesday 17thSeptember 2014.
Enquiries: Cathy Bennett 3870 7818 (Wednesdays) E: email@example.com