Parish life

Updated parish directives (1 JULY 2020) as a result of coronavirus (COVID–19)

Updated parish directives (1 JULY 2020) as a result of coronavirus (COVID–19)

COVID-19, Parish life, Bishop Brian Mascord - July 1, 2020
The Church is the people of God Updated parish directives as a result of coronavirus (COVID-19) AS OF 1 JULY 2020   From Wednesday 1...
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Updated parish directives (3 JUNE 2020) as a result of coronavirus (COVID–19)

Updated parish directives (3 JUNE 2020) as a result of coronavirus (COVID–19)

COVID-19, Parish life, Bishop Brian Mascord - June 4, 2020
The Church is the people of God Updated parish directives as a result of coronavirus (COVID-19) AS OF 3 JUNE 2020   From Wednesday 3...
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Pastoral statement by Bishop Brian on temporary Mass changes as a result of the increasing risk of coronavirus

Pastoral statement by Bishop Brian on temporary Mass changes as a result of the increasing risk of coronavirus

COVID-19 archive, COVID-19, Parish life, Bishop Brian Mascord - March 4, 2020
My Sisters and Brothers in Christ As you are aware, the spread of coronavirus, COVID–19, continues to present challenges to health authorities around the world,...
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A call to deeper conversion—Bishop Brian’s Lenten message 2020

A call to deeper conversion—Bishop Brian’s Lenten message 2020

Lent 2020, Bushfire crisis, Parish life, Bishop Brian Mascord - February 28, 2020
My Sisters and Brothers in Christ I can’t help but think back on what we have experienced over these last few months—fires, dust storms, torrential...
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A message from Bishop Brian on the blessing of Ash Wednesday Ashes

A message from Bishop Brian on the blessing of Ash Wednesday Ashes

Lent 2020, Bushfire crisis, Parish life, Bishop Brian Mascord - February 19, 2020
My Sisters and Brothers in Christ In early January, I wrote to the faithful of the diocese at a time when many within our communities...
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Diocese responds to the bushfire crisis

Diocese responds to the bushfire crisis

Bushfire crisis, Parish life, Bishop Brian Mascord - January 8, 2020
Bishop Brian Mascord travelled to St Mary Star of Sea Parish in Milton this morning to see first-hand the devastation of the recent bushfires. Bishop...
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Bishop Brian’s letter to bushfire affected parishes in the diocese

Bishop Brian’s letter to bushfire affected parishes in the diocese

Bushfire crisis, Parish life, Bishop Brian Mascord - January 3, 2020
My Dear Brothers and Sisters I write these words at a time when many within your communities have lost so much and many grieve the...
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A prayer for the Shoalhaven

A prayer for the Shoalhaven

Bushfire crisis, Parish life - January 3, 2020
We continue to pray for the Shoalhaven region that encompasses the parishes of St Michael's Nowra (including the church communities of Vincentia, Culburra Beach, Bombaderry,...
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Milton church saved in fire

Milton church saved in fire

Bushfire crisis, Parish life - December 31, 2019
Please keep your prayers going for those in the Shoalhaven region of our diocese. There have been reports that our St Mary Star of Sea...
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