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‘A Place to Call Home: Making a Home for Everyone in our Land’
Come and join us for our last Social Justice Gathering of the year! We will have speakers on a variety of topics related to the 2018-2019 Social Justice Statement, ‘A Place to Call Home: Making a Home for Everyone in our Land’. Speakers will talk about the problems surrounding rough sleeping, practical steps one take and stories of successes. There will also be time to renew or begin relationships with social justice representatives from other parishes. We will also have copies of the Statement and practical resources to take home with you. Our full line-up of speakers will be announced shortly! There will be a delicious lunch and refreshments throughout the day. There is plenty of street parking and the venue is easily accessible by public transport as well. WHEN: Saturday 20th October 2018, 10:30 for11:00am-3:30pm. WHERE: St Columba’s Parish Hall, 213 Elswick St, Leichhardt North. COST: Free. RSVP: Essential for catering: email email@example.com or call us 9307 8465.
Countries around the world are joining to hold Rosary Rallies across the world on 7th October, the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary. Together we are calling upon God, through the powerful intercession of Our Lady of the Rosary. Each nation has been asked to pray for its own intentions on the day. To sign up for the email feed to http://holyleagueofnations.com. To Register in Australia: https://ozrosary.wixsite.com/ozrosary53/contact-us-and-participate.
Looking for something to do during these upcoming school holidays? Why not book in to the Family Fun activities at Mary MacKillop Place, North Sydney.
• Explore Mary’s home
• Bobs the Dog trail
• Art & Craft Activities
• Balloon Animals
• Show Bag included
• Guided Museum tour for adults
Suitable for pre-school and Primary students 9th, 10th and 11th October (10:30am to 12:30pm inclusive).
Bookings are essential. Ph: 8912 4883 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
1 x Adult + Child = $18 | Additional Child = $2 each | Additional Adult = $5 each
Are families in your community struggling or experiencing a crisis? Parenting can be stressful at times. Our Parent Line counsellors can help with strategies to manage these concerns. Call us 7 days a week on 1300 130 052.
Today begins a new chapter in The Catholic Weekly with a redesign to provide a more contemporary look and feel. Buy your copy of the new-look Catholic Weekly newspaper available here at the church for $2. Take out a 12-month subscription and go into the draw to win an iPad.
Over recent months, Sydney artists – including Elisabeth Cummings and David Collins, as well as senior students at the National Art School – have been sketching and painting people from the David’s Place Community. Faces Of David’s Place – One Night Only on Friday 26 October at 5-9pm ST CANICE’S CHURCH Roslyn St, ELIZABETH BAY. $100 a head, includes drinks and canapes. Pre-purchase or purchase at the door. Each ticket will be numbered. During the event, numbers will be drawn and the lucky winners will choose an artwork to take home. https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/davids-place-inaugural-art-show-faces-of-davids-place-tickets-50580507660.
THE JOURNEY CATHOLIC RADIO PROGRAM – 30 SEPT 2018
Next week on The Journey, Teresa Brierley – Domn reflects on the Gospel of Mark, Our Wisdom from the Abby with Sr Hilda is inspired from St Jerome, Trish McCarthy in her Milk and Honey God Spot, reminds us the importance of forgiveness, and Sam Clear reminds us that “Unity Takes Risk” in his segment, Walking the Walk. One piece of music this week in part 3 is written by our very own Paul Mason and is our Diocesan song for the Plenary 2020 encouraging all of us to “Listen what the Spirit is Saying”. Go to WWW.jcr.org.au or www.itunes.jcr.org.au where you can listen anytime and subscribe to weekly shows by email.