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

RALLY FOR LIFE - LOVE THEM BOTH

20th anniversary of legislation of abortion. Supreme Court Gardens. Saturday 26 May 6:30 pm - 8 pm.

PRAYER & CONTEMPLATION EXPERIENCE - THURSDAY 14 JUNE 2018

“You are set free” A reflection on the freedom Jesus offers us & the ones we choose. Mary Mackillop Centre, Sth Perth. 10am-1pm Thurs 14 June. Light refreshment provided RSVP Friday 8 June (essential for catering) Contact Laura McCarthy 93340999

OUR LADY´S MONTH OF MAY

Join us to pray and honour Mary our Mother in May. Monday & Friday 7.30 pm- Devotion. Saturday 3 pm - Devotion and Rosary. Schoenstatt Shrine 9 Talus Dr Mt Richon. www.schoenstattwa.org.au

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.

KNIGHTS CATHOLIC YOUTH LEADERSHIP ACADEMY

The Academy builds upon leadership capabilities of young Catholics to grow and sustain Catholic youth driven initiatives. The structures program is administered through leadership skills training, as well as personal & spiritual formation over a 9 month period. The Academy is currently accepting applications for 2018 program which will commence in March. For more information go to: www.kscwa.org.au/Content/knights-catholic-leadership-academy

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

CATHOLIC FAITH RENWEAL

The Eucharist: The Heart of our Faith: Weekend Retreat 1st-3rd June Cost: $90 (live-in) or $50 (non live-in) catholicfaithrenewal@gmail.com

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

URSULA FRAYNE CATHOLIC COLLEGE - OPEN DAY 30 MAY 2018

Primary Campus (Balmoral St East Vic Park) tours can be booked with Mrs Oxley on 9470 0902.

PALMS AUSTRALIA

Volunteers with teaching, medical, admin or trade skills are needed to mentor locals and build capacity in overseas communities. Come to the Palms Info Session Saturday 26 May at 1 0.30am in City of Perth Library, 573 Hay St, Perth www.palms.org.au/volunteer

RACHEL´S VINEYARD RETREAT 13-15 JULY 2018

Our weekend retreats have helped thousands of men & women express, release & reconcile the pain of an abortion experience - pain that can be decades old - and to find hope & resolution. Contact: 0490 956 745 or rachelsvineyardperthwa@gmail.com

TAIZE MEDITATIVE PRAYER

St Joseph's Chapel, 16 York St. South Perth Sunday 20th May from 7 pm - 8 pm Chapel doors open 6.30pm. Bring a small torch & invite a friend! Sr Maree Riddler Ph: 0414 683 926 or Email: mriddler@sosiwa.org.au
Ministry of the Sisters of St Joseph of the Sacred Heart

Centre for Faith Enrichment

The Centre fo r Faith Enrichment offer daytime, evening, weekend AND on-line Adult Faith Formation courses. Go to www.cfe.org.au for more info. Brochures for Term 2 Courses are available in the church foyer.

VERITAS 2018: CATHOLIC YOUTH FESTIVAL

VERIT AS is a teens & young adult event taking place this 6th-8th July at Corpus Christi College, Bateman. Last year over 600 young people attended the event from across Western Australia. It is a weekend filled with faith formation, live bands, workshops for teens and young adults, youth rallies and fun. Register before the end of April to save up to 50% of the price! To find out more information and to register, visit www.veritasperth.com or for general enquiries contact Catholic Youth Ministry admin@cym.com.au

AUSTRALIAN PILGRIMAGE ´IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF MARY MACKILLOP´

23 October-3 November 2018 Cost $3,765 For more info contact: Sr Therese Leydon 0417 683 123 or Sr Annie Bond 02 8912 4818 or email national.pilgrimage@mmp.org.au

CARETAKER FOR CATHOLIC CHURCH IN BINDOON

Accommodation provided. Suit active pensioner or couple. Telephone 9571 8068 or 0427 085 093

FUTURE OF THE CHURCH

Young people talk with Pope Francis Next week around 300 young people will be in Rome for a conversation with Pope Francis about the future of the church. This is in preparation for the Synod of Bishops in October. We pray those involved will remain

SAFEGUARDING PROGRAM INFORMATION SESSIONS

As a volunteer/church worker within the Archdiocese, it is paramount you are familiar with the Safeguarding Program and how it impacts on your role. Sessions will be held on 8 June 10 - 11:30 am St Mary´s Cathedral, 11 October 5:30 - 7 pm South (venue TBC).

ST BENEDICT´S - APPLECROSS

St Benedict’s Catholic Primary School are now taking enrolments for 2019 & have limited places for 2018.

WE OFTEN DO NOT HAVE ENOUGH SPACE IN BULLETIN FOR REQUESTS FOR ADVERTISING, HENCE PLEASE CHECK BOARD NEAR OFFICE DOOR!!

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