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Mass Times

Weekends
Saturday : 6.00 PM (Vigil)
Sunday : 9.30 AM (Family), 6.00 PM

Weekdays
Monday : 9.00 AM
Wednesday : 9.00 AM
Thursday : 6.00 PM
Friday : 9.00 AM

Indonesian Mass
Sunday : 3.30 PM

French Mass
Every Third Sunday 11.00 AM

Reconciliation
Monday 9.30 AM or by appointment

Reconciliation
Thursdays during Lent at 5:30 PM, followed by Mass 6pm

Baptism
First Sunday - 11am, bookings required

Weddings
By Appointment

Sacraments
Contact parish office

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Latest News

Altar Servers

OLR Parish is calling upon any students aged between Year 4 to Year 6 as altar servers.

You must have received the sacrament of First Eucharist in order to participate as altar server.

Any expressions of interest please contact velindas@hotmail.com. Altar serving training will be offered.

Mission & Outreach

Holy Family Maroubra Social Justice Group invite you to a talk by the Administrator of the Safe Haven Project.

WHEN: 7.15-8.30 on Tuesday, 24 October

WHERE: Holy family Church Parish hall, 214 Maroubra Road, Maroubra

PARKING: in the school grounds off Garden Street and Maroubra Road

TOPIC: “Achieving Family Harmony – Every Child’s Right”
• Respectful relationships
• What does disharmony look like?
• Effects on children
• What can a bystander do?

One woman is murdered by her partner every week in our society. They come from all socio-economic groups, all races and all religions. We may be their neighbours. How can we help? Come and find out.

The Archdiocese of Sydney App

The Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney had released a Smartphone App (for iPhones and Androids only) for parishioners in the Archdiocese, featuring parish Mass times, the latest news from the Archdiocese of Sydney and the Catholic Church in Australia, information about upcoming Archdiocese events, as well as announcements from the Most Rev Anthony Fisher OP, Archbishop of Sydney. The App is available to download for free – search for “Archdiocese of Sydney” in the Google Play and App stores.

The Journey Catholic Radio Program – 22 Oct 2017

Next week on the Journey, our very own Fr Graham Schmitzer reflects on the Gospel of Matthew. Sr Hilda shares her Wisdom from the Abbey with ‘The Cry Of The World, Trish McCarthy reminds us ‘Jesus, The Way To The Father’, and Sam Clear evokes Forgiveness in his Walking the Walk segment. The music this week is very powerful and fitting to our inspirational God spots. Go to www.jcr.org.au or www.itunes.jcr.org.au where you can listen anytime and subscribe to weekly shows by email.

Pro-Life Pregnancy Help

Do you have a phone? Do you want to help those worried by pregnancy issues? Can you work from home?

Contact Pregnancy Help Sydney NOW to find out about their free training course you can do by mail from your own home and 2 in service weekends in Sydney.

You can make a difference. Phone Carmel Jeffreys on 9730 0258 for more information.

The Benedict XVI Retreat Centre

now offers a series of fun, innovative facilitated activity programs to complement and enrich any group retreat. Whether you are looking for adventure, team building, opportunities for reflection or simply to have fun with your group, our specially trained facilitators can tailor a program to meet your needs and budget. Activities include flying fox, archery, bushwalking, leadership challenge, communications challenge, camp craft, environmental programs and more. Contact Reception on (02) 4572 2899 / email bxvi@sydneycatholic.org to find out more or visit www.benedictxvicentre.org.au.

Tell your story in the Catholic Weekly

Do you have a local parish news story which would be of interest to the many readers of the Catholic Weekly? The Catholic Weekly is always looking for human interest, inspirational and faith-based stories for our weekly publication. If you have a story please send it to: cweditor@catholicweekly.com.au or call (02) 9390 5407. We’d love to hear your story.