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Special Edition

March 20, 2020

Important changes at Holy Family. Public Masses & Liturgies suspended until further notice. In light of recent developments regarding the COVID-19 virus, the Archdiocese of …

Lent 2020

February 14, 2020

As a Church, we have begun the Season of Lent, the most sacred penitential season of the Church’s calendar, which prepares us for the most …

Holy Week Palm Sunday – 5th April Mass6:00pm (Vigil), 8:30am, 10:15am (Blessing fo the Palms), 10:30am, 5:00pm. No confession Palm Sunday morning Monday of Holy …

February

January 21, 2020

Since this is the first time that I have had the privilege to write to you in the parish newsletter, I wish to express my …

Christmas

November 25, 2019

Each year the celebration of Christmas provides an opportunity to welcome the Christ Child anew into our lives. This great feast also gives us time …

Advent

October 30, 2019

As Advent arrives each year, we often find ourselves asking the same question: Where did the year go? Our lives seem always to be getting …

November

October 14, 2019

In November each year, we pray for our deceased relatives, friends, and parishioners. In this time we call to mind all those who we have …

October

September 18, 2019

As spring is upon us and our days are getting longer, we look to the final part of our year with a renewed vigour and …

September

August 15, 2019

In September, we celebrate Fathers Day, as we remember with gratitude our earthly fathers. We also, as a community, will have the opportunity to celebrate …

August

June 26, 2019

In my recent trip to Rome, I was able to visit many of the holy sites of Rome. The Eternal City is home to so …

July

June 01, 2019

As we enter July, Melbourne is immersed in the depths of winter. As a Church, we enter into the season of ‘Ordinary Time’ in our …

June

May 29, 2019

In June, the liturgy of the Church gives us a series of Sunday Feasts that draw our attention to some fundamental elements of our Christian …

May

April 30, 2019

As we continue with the great season of Eastertide, walking in the light of the Resurrection, we have much to reflect on, and much to …

April

March 21, 2019

Standing in the Light of the Resurrection Each year, the Easter ceremonies speak to us in a very real and vivid way of what it …

Lent 2019

February 06, 2019

Journeying together towards the Resurrection The roads of life are often filled with many bends and obstacles and a clear view of our destination can …

February

January 14, 2019

Together, let us write the future of the Parish. As the relative quiet of January is now behind us, school is back, and the work …