Parish News


ADDITIONAL NOTICES If you are interested in diocesan events, please collect a copy of additional bulletin from the middle pew or back of the church.

THE BIBLE AND THE SACRAMENTS Join us for an inspiring Bible study commencing on 7th May, 2018 in the HIC Hall on Mondays at 6.45-7pm start. Registration info: registration must be confirmed by email (as below) before 25 March 2018. Cost of attendance will be approximately $55.00 (dependent on numbers) for the entirety of the study (including refreshments). Contact name: Maria Daniele, 0414 560 951;  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
- Discover the Old Testament roots of the Sacraments instituted by Christ.
-Grow in knowledge of the Sacraments central to the Catholic faith.
- Learn how the seven Sacraments have the power to transform our lives and shape us for eternity.

EASTER PASCHAL LAMBS Looking for a suitable Easter gift? Cadbury dark or white Chocolate Paschal Lambs lovingly made by the Michaelite Fathers (CSMA) and helpers at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, North Ryde might be just what you are looking for. All proceeds go to Michaelite Missions in Papua New Guinea. Now available from Holy Innocents Parish. Cost $8. (inclusive of $2 fundraising for our parish.) Please pay Tim Simpson or Fr. Peter.
Thank you.

RIGHT TO LIFE ASSOCIATION (NSW) EASTER RAFFLE drawn on 20th April, 2017. "Value the Vulnerability by Promoting the Dignity of Human Life" Tickets available from the back of the church. $3 each or 10 for $25 or book of 20 for $50

PARISH FAMILY BBQ WITH BISHOP BRADY Thank you for a wonderful Sunday together, a big special thanks go to all the volunteers that helped make the day run smoothly, filled with love and fun. It was a wonderful day to just spend some time together, eat food, laugh and to try and beat Fr Peter at table tennis.

SURGE YOUTH St Patrick Day marks one year of Surge Youth! This Friday night we will be continuing a series on 'Happiness' - come along to find your happiness and what perfect happiness is. 6:30pm-8:30pm in the Holy Innocents' Hall, free dinner and dessert. Open to all High School Students.

EASTER TRIDUUM RETREAT - LIVING THE JOY OF EASTER! Come live the joy of the Easter Triduum with the Emmanuel Community. Holy Thursday to Easter Sunday (29th March - 1st April) in Melbourne. A way to really enter, reflect and rejoice in the Easter Triduum. It is open to everyone, families, single, old and the very young. For more information go to click on events and then Easter Triduum Retreat or speak to Eliza 0432 333 549

3 Jun 2018—1st Holy Communion, 11.30am Mass
10 Jun 2018—10.00am Festa of Our Lady of Miracles
26Aug 2018—11.30am Confirmation
24 Nov 2018—2pm 1st Reconciliation

STATIONS OF THE CROSS each Friday during Lent at 7pm

PROJECT COMPASSION 2018 Please take home a Project Compassion box and/or a set of donation envelopes and support Caritas Australia this Lenten season themed "A Just Future", celebrating the Year of Youth.
As Pope Francis said, "Cultivate with love the seeds of goodness, beauty and truth that God sows in every new generation."
Through your generosity during Project Compassion this year, you are empowering young people to build a just future for themselves, their families and their communities.

LENTEN PRAYER GROUP If anyone would like to join a group and take part in the Lenten Programme they are welcome to attend the Monday evening group in the Parish Hall starting 6.50pm.  Cost $10 for the booklet. Any enquiries to Maria Daniele 0414560951