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Articles in Category: Events

27 March - Introduction to Pastoral Care

13 February 2014

27 March, 9:30am-3:30pm Xavier Conference Centre, 38 Harbour St Wollongong

Pastoral Care is a way of responding to the invitation of Jesus to "Love one another as I have loved you" (John 13:34). 

This Introduction to Pastoral Care is an opportunity for people interested in...

March 13 - Exploring Matthew’s Gospel

13 February 2014

March 13 - Exploring Matthew’s Gospel

Over the Sunday’s of this year we will be listening to Matthew’s Gospel.  Like each of the Gospels, Matthew presents Jesus in his own unique way.  Jesus is the one who fulfills "the law and the prophets," he is the Messiah of Israel, the king and savior of  the world. ...

Bishop Peter Ingham announces Diocesan Assembly

13 February 2014

 

Bishop Peter invites Clergy & Religious, members of Diocesan Councils, Parish and School Leadership Teams and all interested lay faithful to attend a Diocesan assembly on Saturday 1 March.  This event, conducted by the Diocesan Pastoral Council, is being held in order...

2013 Anti-Poverty Week Events

02 October 2013

An Address by Dr. John Falzon

Dr John Falzon is the National CEO of the St Vincent de Paul Society and author of ‘Language of the Unheard’. He has written and spoken widely on the structural causes of marginalisation and inequality in Australia. He is a published poet with...

Exploring the Gospel of Luke

02 October 2013

Come and spend some time with Jesus in the Gospel of Luke.
In the Gospel of Luke we meet Jesus, the compassion of God. This gospel contains the great stories of the Good Samaritan, the Prodigal Son and the Walk to Emmaus. Through reflection on this Gospel we come to a deeper understanding...

Encounter: Vocations Evening

02 September 2013

What are you looking for?

JOIN US IN WOLLONGONG TO CONSIDER GOD’S CALL FOR YOUR LIFE AND WHAT EACH OF THE VOCATIONS OFFER: SINGLE LIFE, MARRIAGE, ORDAINED MINISTRY & CONSECRATED LIFE.

Our time together includes input, sharing, prayer and a meal.

Where:...

175 Years of Church In The Illawarra

02 April 2013

Did you know that St Francis Xavier’s parish, Wollongong is 175 years young?

To celebrate this occasion as a great event in the history of the Catholic Church in the Illawarra the following dates have already been set as important events...