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Thoughts for the week

Date Posted Title Excerpt
May 20, 2017 Step by Step along the Way 5   Fr Anthony is coming to the end of the Camino. Here’s his latest post. Can’t see the forest for the trees? Trying looking for the pilgrim’s shell… Here are a few thoughts the night before the final day…. We ... (read on)
May 12, 2017 Step by Step along the Way 4 Fr Anthony continues his writings from the Camino. Here’s his summary of week four: Last Sunday was Mother’s Day in Spain. Happy Mother’s Day in Australia for this Sunday. We are continuing our westward march towards Santiago de Compostela and ... (read on)
May 6, 2017 Step by Step along the Way 3 Fr. Anthony is away walking the ancient pilgrimage route of the Camino in Spain. Below is his third report of his journeys. The city of León, in north-western Spain, has become our base, as we steady ourselves for the next ... (read on)
May 4, 2017 Step by Step along the Way 2 by Fr Anthony We were travelling on the day of the French Presidential election (last Sunday). It was sobering to see armed military personnel patrol the busy transit station of Montparnasse. The sight of soldiers armed with rapid fire weapons ... (read on)
Apr 27, 2017 Step by Step along the Way I By Fr Anthony Mellor I have set out along the Way. Well – almost. I have landed in Paris and travelled with the troupe to Chartres Cathedral. A visit to Chartres Cathedral has been a hope of mine for some ... (read on)
Mar 29, 2017 4 Sunday of Lent 26.03.2017 Dear friends, This week’s gospel is a tale of two journeys: one a gradual movement towards the light, and the other a spiral into increasing darkness. The rhythm of the storytelling is masterful. The ebb and flow of the drama ... (read on)
Mar 29, 2017 3 Sunday of Lent 19.03.2017 Dear friends, Last weekend, the Community and Mission Council (formerly the Pastoral Council), put out a call for people to join the organising sub-committee for the approaching parish centenary celebrations next year. The first Mass was celebrated in the parish ... (read on)
Mar 29, 2017 2 Sunday of Lent 12.03.2017 Dear friends, This is a landmark weekend for me. March 11th marked my 50th birthday. It doesn’t sound so bad if you say it quickly. I mention this not to be flooded with birthday wishes, but to explain what is ... (read on)
Mar 29, 2017 1 Sunday of Lent 05.03.2017 Dear friends, This Sunday, at 3pm at the Cathedral, the Rite of Election is celebrated. This is an important step for those preparing to be initiated at the Easter Vigil. For those preparing to be baptised, Reimen Hii, Joe Ashby-Cliffe, ... (read on)
Mar 29, 2017 8 Sunday in Ordinary Time 26.02.2017 Dear friends, At the 9am Mass this Sunday, we welcome Damien Everitt, Matthew Hasking and Tom Zaranski to our parish. Damien, Matthew and Tom are in their final stages of seminary formation and are preparing for ordination to the diaconate ... (read on)