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

PRE. ACYF EVENT- Veritas Night

Fnday, 9 August 6 pm - 9.30 pm John XXII College, Mt Claremont Music + Dance + Food + Prayer. This is a Free event for the young people of Perth in the lead up to the Catholic Youth Festival in Perth in December. Register at www.cym.com.au

CATHOLIC FAITH RENEWAL

Invite you to enjoy an evening of songs and praise. Thanksgiving Mass fellowship & light supper Fr Richard Rutkauskas as guest speaker " What is Divine Mercy?" 7:30 pm. Friday 5th July at St John & Paul´s Church Willetton. For more info please contact Ivan on 0428 898 833 or email Catholicfaithrenewal@gmail.com

MERCEDES COLLEGE PRESENTS

Mercedes College Presents: WICKED - The untold story of the Witches of Oz Production, Regal Theatre, 2nd - 4th August. Tickets available at through www.ticketek.com

ARCHDIOCESAN MARRIAGE MASS

StMary´s Cathedral Saturday, 10 August @ 1O am All parishioners are warmly invited to attend this special Mass.
A blessing will be bestowed on ALL married couples attending. Do you know a couple celebrating 25, 30, 40, 50, 60 or even 70 years in 2019? In addition, the Bishops would like to give these couples a special commemorative certificate as part of the celebration. Couples can register for a certificate at www.brushfire.com/marriagemass/455691

Australian Catholic Religious Against Trafficking of Humans

ACRATH PRESENTS BOLLYWOOD NIGHTS 10th August 2019, 7 pm - 11 pm at Aranmore Catholic PS Hall 20 Brentham Street, Leederville Adult with dinner- $30 without dinner- $20 (BYO food) BYO drinks/alcohol/glassware Limited food sales available. Delicious desserts available for purchase. Dress to impress Bollywood style. Tables of 10 or leave it to us! Bookings can be made on: https://www.trybooking.com/BDKZS

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

HEART WOMAN´S CONFERENCE

25th - 27th July 2019 Stirling Comm Centre Cnr Cape & Stoneham St, Tuart Hill. A time to come together as woman, spoil yourself, dream again. Bring your daughters, mothers, sisters.
Register: Heart.TheCatholicGuy.com
Email: heart@TheCatholicGuy.com
Phone: 1300 734 880

Employment Opportunity

Part time Position Vacant: Youth Ministry Worker Formation & Parish support 2 days per week We are seeking a vibrant youth worker to join the Ministry Team. You would be required to support parishes & youth ministry initiatives in the Archdiocese. The applicant must undergo screening for a WA WWCC. A background in youth ministry teams or parish youth groups is desirable. A full copy of the Job description & Advertisement is available at www.cym.com.au. Submit your CV to the Director of Catholic Youth Ministry vincent.haber@perthcatholic.org.au Applications close on Friday 26th July.

EXPLORING THE JOSEPHITE CHARISM - DREAMS - VISION - PATHWAYS

Contemplating Love Unfolding
When: Starts 5 pm, 5th July and concludes with morning tea on 7th July.
Venue: Kimolee at Safety Bay, 182 Arcadia Drive, Safety Bay.
Donation: $100 (includes meals & 2 nights accomodation) Contact Alma Cabassi rsj 0419 044 136 or email:alma.cabassi@sosj.org.au

Parish "Life in the Spirit" Seminar

St Joseph's Parish, Queens Park 140 Railway Pde - Parish Hall & Catholic Charismatic Renewal, invites all to a "Life in the Spirit" Seminar. Over 7 Wednesdays starting May 22nd - July 3rd, 7.30 - 9.30 pm. Attendence is Free. Contact Stella on 0416 433 980. This seminar will lead you into a personal relationship with Jesus, revealing Him as your Lord & Saviour. Please try to attend all sessions as they build on each other.

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

THE CITY OF SOUTH PERTH

Are reviewing their Community Safety & Crime Prevention Plan. If you are interested in having your say please complete the survey online below or hardcopies are available at the Council Chambers on South Terrace yoursay.southperth.wa.gov.au/community-safety-crime-prevention

WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE THE CHURCH IN THE 21ST CENTURY

How can we best respond to this life of holiness? Join us for (4) evenings as these questions are addressed on how to enrich our understanding of faith.
When: Each Wednesday from 29 May - 19 June 7.00 pm - 8.30 pm
Where: Applecross Parish, Cnr Canning Hwy & Ardross St, Applecross
Suggestion donation: $20 (for all 4 sessions)
Presented by: Joe Tedesco
For further info or to register, please visit www.cfe.org.au, call 92415221 / 0425 543 335 or email cfe@Qerthcatholic.org.au

Deaf sign language & Auslan classes

Are you interested in learning how to communicate with people who are deaf and use sign language? Deaf sign language & Auslan classes are available free of charge at:
Emmanuel Centre, 25 Windsor St, Perth.
Two sessions available: Tuesdays 10 am to 12 noon OR Thursdays 11 am to 2 pm. For more information, contact Barbara on 9328 8113

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

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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