RSJ ASSOCIATES

RSJ next meeting will be on Wednesday 24 April at 1.30pm in St Anne’s Church meeting room.
All welcome.

RSJ ASSOCIATES

RSJ associates are meeting at 11am on Wednesday 28 November in St Anne’s Meeting Room for a meeting and shared lunch. All welcome.

OPEN DAY MARY MACKILLOP CENTRE

The Mary MacKillop Centre will host a special Christmas event on Tuesday 27th November from 1-8pm in support of Sisters of St Joseph Peruvian Project. Hand crafted goods, which make great Christmas gifts, will be on sale and all proceeds go to the Peruvian Project. Christmas carols will be sung from 1-2pm and Peruvian food will be available after 5pm. Come along and support the women of Peru and their families at Christmas.

MARY MACKILLOP MUSEUM

MARY MACKILLOP MUSEUM at 362 Albert St, East Melbourne, will be open to the public on Saturday 20 October from 10am to 4pm, to enable visitors to view the special exhibition on “Dr James Isbister– Personal Physician to Mary MacKillop”.
A guided Mary MacKillop walking tour around East Melbourne will be conducted from 11am until 12 noon.
The museum, chapel and gift shop will be open and light refreshments available.

MACKILLOP YOUNG ADULT COMMUNITY

Mary MacKillop - Australia's first saint!


MacYAC Penola Roadtrip

There are still places on the “MacYAC Penola Roadtrip’ for young single adults (18-35).
Friday, 5pm 19th October to Sunday 7pm – 21st October.
Cost for weekend is approx $120 employed and a concession rate for students. Leave Melbourne CBD. Mini bus transport.  Final RSVP date :  Wed 10th Oct.
Enquiries:MacKillop Young Adult Community macyac@sosj.org.au
Phone/Fax :  9306 8903 or Sr Rita 0419 299 065 or Sr Mary 0409 023 3331

MARY MACKILLOP

To celebrate the Feast Day of St Mary of the Cross MacKillop on Wednesday 8 August, the Sisters of St Joseph invite you to visit the Mary MacKillop Heritage Centre on Saturday 4 August from 10am to 4pm. The museum, chapel and gift shop will be open and refreshments available.

MEETINGS

Tues 31 July 7.40pm             Parish Co-Ordinating Team
Wed 1 August 7.30pm           Parents of Confirmation Children
Thurs 2 August 7pm              Parish Education Board
Frid 3 August 10am               Parish Maintenance Team
Frid 3 August 2.30pm           Parish Historical Committee

MACKILLOP FAMILY SERVICES

Every night in Victoria there are thousands of children who need a safe place to stay because they are unable to live at home. Also, the long-term benefits of providing a stable and loving home environment are crucial to development of the vulnerable children and young people MacKillop work with every day.
If you are able to help a child in need, please contact MacKillop Family Services on 8398 6800 or http://www.mackillop.org.au

MARY MACKILLOP TRAIL

A four-day pilgrimage (Fri to Mon) to Hamilton, Portland and Penola visiting the various places connected with the story of Blessed Mary MacKillop is being organised for 10-13 September 2010. Travel will be by coach from Bacchus Marsh (pick up at Ballan) with motel accommodation. Some meals will be provided with a day in Penola to visit museums and sites. Cost will be approx. $500 twin share depending on the number applying, with single room supplement $120. If you are interested please contact Sr Mary Fermio 53 672 078 or by email mary.fermio@sosj.org.au as soon as possible, leaving name(s), address and phone. The more who travel the cheaper it will be!! Itinerary available on request.

MARY MACKILLOP TRAIL

 

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A four-day pilgrimage to Hamilton, Portland and Penola visiting the various places connected with the story of Blessed Mary MacKillop is being organised for 19th-22nd October 2012. Travel will be by coach from Bacchus Marsh or Ballarat with motel accommodation. Cost will range from $500-$600 twin share (all included except 3 lunches) with $120 extra for a single.  All sites connected with St Mary MacKillop and her family will be visited with Mass on Sunday at Penola.
Contact: Sr Mary Fermio rsj PO Box 37, Bacchus Marsh 3340 or Ph 5367 2078 or email: mary.fermio@sosj.org.au before end of June.
The more who travel the cheaper it will be!! Itinerary available on request..

 

USED STAMPS

Saint Mary MacKillop S10317

Srs of St Joseph are raising funds for Mary MacKillop International Mission Fund Australia and the Peruvian Mission from collecting used stamps. If you could bring any used stamps to the Parish Office for on forwarding to the Josephites it would be much appreciated. Please leave a 1cm border around the stamps.

USED STAMPS

Saint Mary MacKillop S10317

Srs of St Joseph are raising funds for Mary MacKillop International Mission Fund Australia and the Peruvian Mission from collecting used stamps. If you could bring any used stamps to the Parish Office for on forwarding to the Josephites it would be much appreciated. Please leave a 1cm border around the stamps.

JOSEPHITE ASSOCIATES

The enrolment of three new Associates will take place at the 10.30am Mass on this Sunday. All Associates are invited to welcome the new members.

JOSEPHITE ASSOCIATES

The enrolment of three new Associates will take place at the 10.30am Mass on Sunday 26 February. All Associates are invited to welcome the new members. Lunch will follow at the Sunbury Bowling Club from 12 onwards. Please contact Jenny Coutts on 9744 3472 to advise numbers for table bookings. Family members and parishioners are welcome to join us.