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COVID-19 DIRECTIVES | Further Changes Effective 24 July 2020

COVID-19 DIRECTIVES | Further Changes Effective 24 July 2020

COVID-19, Parish life, Bishop Brian Mascord - July 30, 2020
The Church is the people of God Updated parish directives as a result of coronavirus (COVID-19) AS OF 24 JUNE 2020   From Friday 24...
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All things are new at St Francis Xavier Cathedral

All things are new at St Francis Xavier Cathedral

St Francis Xavier Cathedral, Parish life - July 30, 2020
It is exciting times for Catholics in Wollongong as the finishing touches are currently being put on the renewal of St Francis Xavier Cathedral. Originally...
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Congratulations Fr Anthony Crook RAN

Congratulations Fr Anthony Crook RAN

Ordination, Vocations, Clergy life - July 17, 2020
  Congratulations to our newest priest in the Diocese, Fr Anthony Crook RAN, who was ordained to the priesthood on Saturday 11 July 2020 by...
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Ordination to the priesthood of Deacon Anthony Grant Crook

Ordination to the priesthood of Deacon Anthony Grant Crook

Ordination, Vocations, Clergy life - July 10, 2020
Bishop Brian Mascord wishes to invite all in the diocese to join together as a virtual congregation for the ordination of Deacon Anthony Crook to...
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Funeral Mass for Fr Doug Rheinberger

Funeral Mass for Fr Doug Rheinberger

Clergy, Parish life, Clergy life - July 9, 2020
Diocesan priest, Fr Douglas Bede Rheinberger, was farewelled today in a Mass of Christian Burial celebrated by Bishop Brian Mascord at St John the Evangelist...
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Requiescat in pace Fr Doug Rheinberger

Requiescat in pace Fr Doug Rheinberger

Parish life, Clergy life - July 3, 2020
Photo by Daniel Hopper (2017). In sad news, Bishop Brian Mascord has confirmed that Fr Douglas Rheinberger, aged 86, and former priest of St John’s...
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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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Free counselling support for bushfire-affected Shoalhaven residents

Free counselling support for bushfire-affected Shoalhaven residents

CatholicCare, Bushfire crisis - June 29, 2020
  CatholicCare is excited to announce that they are now delivering free counselling support for members of the Shoalhaven community, who may have been affected...
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Dates locked in for Plenary Council assemblies

Dates locked in for Plenary Council assemblies

Plenary 2020 - June 19, 2020
The two assemblies for the Fifth Plenary Council of Australia will be held in Adelaide from October 3-10, 2021, and in Sydney from July 4-9,...
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