Pope Francis’ Prayer Intention for April 2024

For the role of women:
We pray that the dignity and immense value of women be recognized in every culture, and for the end of discrimination that they experience in different parts of the world.

Adoration for Children: Saturday 23 March at 4pm

We had a talk on Holy Week followed by a brief period of Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, with short reflections and prayers led by a parent. The children had time to speak with Jesus in their own words.

Novena of Grace, Mon 4 – Tue 12 March 2024

The Novena of Grace takes place from 4 – 12 of March each year. St Francis Xavier was canonised on 12 March 1622.
At the 12 noon Mass, a special homily is preached on an aspect of the life of St Francis Xavier, with practical lessons being drawn for ordinary life.

Parish Family Fun Day, Sunday 24 September 2023

You are invited to attend our Parish Family Fun Day, a most enjoyable annual event open to families with young children who gather after 12 noon Mass. There will be a range of outdoor entertainment with a ready supply of light refreshments all provided by volunteers.

Lay Ministry Collection, 14-15 May 2022

On World Vocations Sunday (8 May 2022), we remind ourselves to pray continuously for vocations to the priesthood. An urgent need, too, is to find new ways for priests and people to work together in parishes: to harness the time and talent of lay people and support them in developing their skills for use in the faith community.