CFMS COMMITTEE OF MANAGEMENT

Catholic Marriage & Fertility Services is seeking expressions of interest from individuals willing to serve on the Committee of Management. A commitment to marriage & natural family planning are required. Also attendance at bi-monthly meetings is required. For further details please email: derek.boylen@perthcatholic.org.au

LETTER FROM POPE FRANCIS

Archbishop is encouraging all Catholics to read the recent letter from Pope Frances, addressed to the People of God, which deals with the abuse crisis within the Catholic Church. The letter can be accessed online as follows: www.vaticannews.va/en/pope/news/2018-08/pope-francis-letter-people-of-god-sexual-abuse.html

PRAYING OUR EXPERIENCES

JOSEPH - HIS GIFT TO US ´Praying Our Experiences´ is about recognising & inviting God in our everyday.
Date: Friday, 29th March
Time: 10:30 am - 12 noon and 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Venue: Mary MacKillop Centre, 16 York Street, South Perth
RSVP by Tuesday 26th March
For more information please call 9334 0999 or email prayingourexperiences@gmail.com

INDONESIAN CATHOLIC COMMUNITY OF PERTH FOODFAIR

The annual ICCP Indonesian Food Fair will be held on: Date: Saturday, 30th March Time: 11 am to 3 pm Venue: Yidarra Catholic Primary School, 100 Dean Street, Bateman.
They are serving all kinds of Indonesian authentic foods. For more information please Contact Elizabeth on 0404799923

2019 BJ HICKEY BIBLICAL FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

Scholarships are for Biblical studies of any length and at any level, locally or overseas You don’t need to be an academic, just someone with a desire to further their knowledge of Scripture and help others with that knowledge. For Scholarship Application Details and Scholarship Application Form, visit the Biblical Foundation page on Centre for Faith Enrichment website.

CARE FOR LIFE - NO EUTHANASIA

Keep up-to-date on the Euthanasia Laws. The “Care for Life” website offers up-to-date information, views & articles on the threat of euthanasia in WA. The L J Goody Bioethics Centre is a major partner in “Care for Life”. We are facing a long, hard road to defeat the proposed laws so stay informed & have your say. Visit www.careforlife.net.au.
There are grave concerns that the legalisation of Euthanasia in Western Australia will negatively impact the access to and quality of Palliative Care for the terminally ill and their fam ilies. If you wish to voice your concern about this issue please sign the Petition in Relation to Access to Palliative Care. Copies are in the church foyer.

WORLDWIDE MARRIAGE ENCOUNTER WEEKEND

Rekindle your love for one another away from everyday distractions. Make time to focus on each other and your marriage. We invite you to join us on our next Marriage Encounter weekend.
Two dates available: 5-7 April or 26-28 July to be held in Mandurah. For more information or bookings contact: Valeria & Brendon on 0424220625 or email: WAbookings@wwme org.au or visit our website on www.wwme.org.au

MERCY CONNECT

Volunteer Mentors are sought for assissting refugee children with their schoolwork. For more information contact Jennifer on 9328 6691 or at mercyconnectp@mercy.org.au

ST PIUS X PRIMARY SCHOOL

Kindy 2020 enrolments are currently being processed. Please submit an Application Form ASAP. Limited places also available in PP-Yr6. For more information call 9450 2797

ST COLUMBA´S CATHOLIC PRIMARY SCHOOL

Enrolments now open for Kindy 2020 Download Application Form from www.stcolumbassp.wa.edu.au or contact school office on 6436 9500

LOCAL DRUG ACTION

Kensington PCYC is starting a new Local Drug.Action Group. These groups a1m to prevent & reduced drug-related harm through commumunity action. An information session is scheduled for Tuesday, 19th March at 4 pm at Kensington PCYC, 51 Anketell St, Kensington. All are welcome to attend. For more information contact Amanda Walker on 93671282 or email kensingtonadmin@wapcyc.com.au

SACRAMENTUM

A Retreat for Young Adults
Sacramentum is a retreat for young adults aimed to answer those difficult questions some are afraid to ask. Rediscover what it means to be Catholic and live your life to the fullest.
Who: Young adults aged 22-35
When: Friday, April 12, 6.30 pm - Sunday, April 14, 1:30 pm
Where: Point Walter Recreation & Conference Centre
Cost : $180, For info call 94227912 http://cvm.com.au or email admin@cymm.com.au

SANTA MARIA COLLEGE

Interviews and offers for applicants wishing to gain a place at Santa Maria College for the next intake will be conducted as follows:
Year 7, 2021 - Term 1, 2019
Year 5, 2020 - Term 2, 2019
Applications are essential and can be downloaded on College website at santamaria.wa.edu.au/enrol or by contacting the Enrolments Office on 6330 0373 or by email at nowotny.lesley@santamaria.wa.edu.au

Announcing the 2019 BREAKFAST IN THE GARDEN

Mary MacKillop Foundation invites you to join the fun, meet old friends and make new ones ...
When: 8 am Saturday 9 March 2019
Where: GARDEN VENUE at the Mary MacKillop Centre 16 York Street, South Perth
Bring: $15 for brekkie, byo chair, table, blanket, umbrella, sun screen and smiles!
RSVP: By 6 March to Laurie Mayne 9271 5649, ljmayne@optusnet.com.au

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PUBLIC TOURS OF ST MARY'S CATHEDRAL

If you are interested in art and architecture and the religious history of St Mary's Cathedral you may wish to join a public tour to be conducted every Tuesday from 10.30am -11.30am. Pre-booking is not required.
A donation of $5.00 per person would be much appreciated. Make your donation and collect your ticket at the Church Office, 25 Victoria Avenue on the day. For group bookings please email the Cathedral on cathedral@perthcatholic.org.au.

 
contact

Parish Priest: Fr Ossie Lewis PP

Mailing Address: 45 Thelma Street, Como, WA 6152

Phone: (08) 9450 5921 Fax: (08) 9450 5760; Email: como@perthcatholic.org.au
ossielewis28@gmail.com

Office Hours:
Monday to Friday 9:30 am to 12:30 pm