Eucharistic Ministers

We are in need of extra people to take Communion to the Sick in their homes. It involves no more than one hour a month, following the 9:30am Mass.

For those who have completed the Eucharistic Minister training please give some consideration to this very important Parish Ministry. Contact Maria: 9663 1070.

Rosary in the Rosary Room

Join us on Saturday 3rd November at 3pm in the Rosary Room for the Rosary followed by afternoon tea. Children welcome.

Invitation to All Musicians, Singers, Parishioners

A MUSIC WORKSHOP WILL BE HELD ON WEDNESDAY, 31 OCTOBER, 2018 7:00PM – 9:00PM
(followed by Supper) OUR LADY OF THE ROSARY CHURCH, KENSINGTON

Topics covered:
– The importance of Music in the Liturgy
– Practical Techniques to effect real change
– Ways to highlight the beauty of the liturgy
– Use of microphones/amplifiers

Workshop will be presented by Michael Paton.

About the Speaker – Michael Paton is a graduate of Composition and Music Education at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. Having studied under the guidance of many acclaimed Australian composers, he has composed for the Chamber Opera and the Sydney Chamber Choir and has taught music education in several high schools.

Michael currently works as the Youth and Music Minister at the Parish of Our Lady of the Way in North Sydney, administering to over 100 musicians and has overseen the growth of weekly Catholic Youth Mass attendance from 150 to 500 people.

Family Group Meeting

Lunch Friday 19 Oct from 12.30pm at the Lakes Hotel Rosebery. All welcome. Bookings: Martin O’Loughlin ph: 9662 8559 or e: oloughlinm1@gmail.com.

Social Justice Sunday – 30 September

A Place to Call Home: Making a home for everyone in our land
Today we celebrate Social Justice Sunday. This year, the Australian Bishops’ Social Justice Statement is titled: A Place to Call Home: Making a home for everyone in our land. The Statement challenges us all to confront Australia’s growing rate of homelessness and unaffordable housing.

Copies of the Statement are available in the church foyer; pick up your copy today.

For for further details about the Social Justice Statement, visit the Australian Catholic Social Justice Council website (www.socialjustice.catholic.org.au) or call (02) 8306 3499.

Rosary in the Rosary Room

Join us next Saturday, 6th October at 3pm in the Rosary Room for the Rosary followed by afternoon tea. Children welcome.

Healing Mass & Morning Tea

A Healing Mass, followed by morning tea, will be held at OLR Church on Thursday 4th October at 10:30am. There will be a sit down Morning Tea in the Foyer of the Church after the Mass.

If you can help with transport to and from Mass please contact Jan on 0407 218 072.