SACRAMENT OF CONFIRMATION: We congratulate 80 parishioners Confirmed by Bishop Peter in our Parish this Weekend. We thank the Sacramental team, the teachers and the Catechists who prepared them.
ST. VINCENT DE PAUL ANNUAL DOORKNOCK APPEAL 18 TO 26 AUGUST: If you can help please ring Robyn on 4627 9299 OR Bro John 4628 7213.
HEALING MASS celebrated by Rev. Fr. Efren Borromeo, here in St. John’s on Saturday 18 August at 2pm. All are welcome.
DIOCESAN OFFICE OF DISABLITTY: People with physical, intellectual or other disability are asked to contact Jacinta Wall re their experience accessing their local church or parish activities or requiring assistance with Sacramental preparation. Phone Jacinta 4228 9059.
Come on a Journey of Faith . This catechesis can bring new meaning to your life. A series of talks will be beginning in the Parish on Monday & Thursday nights, starting THIS Monday 6 Aug. at 7:30pm in the Parish Hall. Babysitting & transport available. Please phone Mario/Margaret 4626 1423
WOLLONGONG CATHOLIC CURSILLO: Develop a stronger relationship with Jesus. Enhance your understand of the Catholic Church. A weekend for MEN (30 August to 2 Sept) and for WOMEN (28 Sept. to 1 Oct.). Further details ring Kevin & Margaret French on 4628 9250.
INDONESIAN SPEAKING MASS at Mary, Mother of the Church, Cnr. Edgar St. & Second Avenue Macquarie Fields, Sunday 12 August at 5pm. Please bring puki syukur.
SILVER JUBILEE OF PRIESTHOOD: Fr. John Stork (Ordained here at St. John’s on 14 August 1982) invites you to his Jubilee Masses :- Tuesday 14 Aug. at 7:30pm at St. Thomas Aquinas Church, Bowral AND Friday 17 Aug. at 7:30pm at Unanderra Catholic Church.
STEWARDSHIP is more about what owns you, than about what you own. What are the "must do’s” of your day-to-day living? Cleaning, eating, working, paying bills, can all be done with God in mind. Try bringing God to mind more often this week: and notice the difference!
MULTICULTURAL MASS & CONCERT will be here at St. Johns on Sunday 26 August, at 2pm. Please join us, we are one! Mass concelebrated by Bishop Peter Ingham, Ethnic Chaplains & Clergy of the Diocese. More details contact Rosanna Ganassin on 4253 0900.
FRENCH SPEAKING MASS Sunday 19 August at Mary, Mother of the Church, Macquarie Fields at 5:30pm. Fr. Jan will celebrate.