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News in Brief 120

07 March 2012

CHOIR FOR CHRISM MASS.
This year the Chrism Mass will be held at St Francis Xavier’s Cathedral, Wollongong on Wednesday, 4 April 2012 at 7.30pm. There will be a choir rehearsal beginning at 6.30pm prior to the Mass. Choristers from parishes are asked to RSVP to Helen...

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01 March 2012

SPIRIT ALIVE! DIOCESAN MINISTRY FESTIVAL – SAVE THE DATE!
You are invited to join the Diocese on Saturday, 26 May 2012 at John Therry Catholic High School, Rosemeadow to celebrate the many gifts and opportunities we have to participate in the life of the Church. This...

News in Brief 118

15 February 2012

VOCATION TO THE PRIESTHOOD. Have you ever thought about becoming a priest? For help in discerning whether this is for you, visit dow.org.au/diocese/vocations-to-priesthood or contact

LENTEN...

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09 February 2012

LENTEN RENEWAL: “STARTING AFRESH FROM CHRIST”,
Tuesday, 6 March 2012, Campbelltown Catholic Club, 10.00am – 1.00pm followed by lunch. Professor van Thanh Nguyen SVD will be the keynote speaker and will reflect on our role to evangelise in light of St Paul’s approach...

News in Brief 116

01 February 2012

LENTEN RENEWAL: “STARTING AFRESH FROM CHRIST”,
Tuesday, 6 March 2012, Campbelltown Catholic Club, 10.00am – 1.00pm followed by lunch. Professor van Thanh Nguyen SVD will be the keynote speaker and will reflect on our role to evangelise in light of St Paul’s approach...

News in Brief 115

28 January 2012

PLANNING THE YEAR AHEAD – PPC IN-SERVICE.
Saturday, 11 February 2012. 9.30am – 1.00pm. NEW LOCATION: Meeting Room, Xavier Centre, 2 Bond St, Bellambi.
2012 will be an exciting year. Share in this opportunity to engage with other PPC members about your parish plans...

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04 January 2012

PLANNING THE YEAR AHEAD – PPC IN-SERVICE.
Saturday, 11 February 2012. 9.30am -1.00pm, Catholic Church Offices, 86-88 Market St, Wollongong. 2012 will be an exciting year. Share in this opportunity to engage with other Parish Pastoral Council members about your parish...

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15 December 2011

PICK UP YOUR DIOCESAN MAGAZINE: JOURNEY.
Featured in this 28-page issue (free of charge) is news from the Australian Bishops’ visit to Rome; the finalist artwork from the Catholic schools art competition; latest update on the diocesan pastoral plan; the story of diocesan...

News in Brief 112

08 December 2011

KIMBERLEY CATHOLIC VOLUNTEER SERVICE. URGENTLY WANTED: VOLUNTEER WORKERS.
The Diocese of Broome, WA, requires volunteers to assist with the work of the local Church on Aboriginal Missions. There are various important voluntary tasks: administration, building maintenance,...

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02 December 2011

DIOCESAN CHOIR FOR ORDINATION MASS.
If you would like to be part of the Choir to perform at the Ordination Mass of Geoffrey Allen and Duane Fernandez on Saturday, 17 December 2011 please advise Jane Edwards. The Choir will meet for practice at 9.00am in St Francis Xavier...

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25 November 2011

DIOCESAN CHOIR FOR ORDINATION MASS. 
If you would like to be part of the Choir to perform at the Ordination Mass of Geoffrey Allen and Duane Fernandez on Saturday, 17 December 2011 please advise Jane Edwards. The Choir will meet for practice at 9.00am in St Francis...

News in Brief 109

16 November 2011

Members of the Dapto Conference of the St Vincent de Paul Society invite you to the ANNUAL BUSH MASS, West Dapto Catholic Cemetery, Saturday 3 December 2011 at 10.00am. Seating will be provided together with light refreshments. In the event of inclement weather the Mass will be celebrated at...

News in Brief 108

09 November 2011

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News in Brief 107

05 November 2011

RICHARD LEONARD SJ TO VISIT THE DIOCESE.
Annual Vatican II Conference on Saturday, 19 November 2011, Chevalier College, Bowral from 9.30am – 3.00pm Theme: Taking the Gospel of Christ out to the world through witness, inculturation and liberation. Cost: $20.00 (adults) /...

News in Brief 106

26 October 2011

RICHARD LEONARD SJ TO VISIT THE DIOCESE.
Annual Vatican II Conference on Saturday, 19 November 2011, Chevalier College, Bowral from 9.30am – 3.00pm Theme: Taking the Gospel of Christ out to the world through witness, inculturation and liberation. Cost: $20.00 (adults) /...

News in Brief 105

19 October 2011

ALL SOULS DAY MASS, Lakeside Memorial Cemetery & Crematorium.
Saturday, 5 November 2011 commencing at 11.00am, 230 Kanahooka Road, Dapto. Bishop Peter Ingham and priests of the Diocese will concelebrate. All welcome. Refreshments will be served after the Mass.

News in Brief 104

12 October 2011

DIOCESAN ADVENT / CHRISTMAS PROGRAM: Lightbearers.
A program spanning the Advent/Christmas Season Highly recommended for small groups, parish companions, families and individuals. Available early November. Cost $2.00. Contact Jane Edwards on 4253 0899. 

News in Brief 103

08 October 2011

DIOCESAN ADVENT / CHRISTMAS PROGRAM: Lightbearers.
A program spanning the Advent/Christmas Season Highly recommended for small groups, parish companions, families and individuals. Available early November. Cost $2.00. 

News in Brief 102

28 September 2011

DIOCESAN ADVENT / CHRISTMAS PROGRAM: Lightbearers.
A program spanning the Advent/Christmas Season Highly recommended for small groups, parish companions, families and individuals. Available early November. Cost $2.00. Contact Jane Edwards on 4253 0899 or email...
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