VOCATION DISCERNMENT WEEKEND WITH THE CAPUCHIN FRIARS
17th-19th October, at St Joseph's Retreat Centre at Marian Valley Shrine. It's a chance for young men (18 to 35 yrs) to come away and reflect on that most important of questions, "Lord, what do you want me to do with my life? How are you calling me to be?" It's a great opportunity to pray and reflect on the possibility that God may be calling them to the vocation of the priesthood &/or religious life. Cost is only $30.00. Spaces are limited so you must register: Contact Fr Thomas 0432 362 052 or firstname.lastname@example.org
"SHINE ON" KIDS RETREAT DAY - SATURDAY 25TH OCTOBER
A day of fun for primary school aged kids with the Brisbane NET team hosted by Emmanuel Community's eKids team.
Time: Prep to Gr 3: 9am-1pm; Gr 4 to Gr 7: 2pm-7pm
Venue: Emmaus Centre, cnr Herbert St & Central Ave, Paddington
Cost: Free. $2.00 donation requested for Gr 4-7 group for dinner
RSVP: Monday 20th October to Emmanuel Community - 3217 5199 or email@example.com
There will be major disruptions in the CBD during the weekend of the G20, which has necessitated changes to the regular Mass & Reconciliation schedule at the Cathedral.
Friday 14 & Saturday 15—there will be no Masses or Reconciliation
Sunday 16— 8am & 10am Mass as scheduled.
There will be no 12 noon or 7.30pm Mass
St Patrick's — Sunday Mass will be held as scheduled at 9am & 12 noon. Parishioners who do not live in the CBD are encouraged to attend Mass at their local parish that weekend.
ST MARY'S CHURCH RESTORATION - THANK YOU
Thank you so much to those who have donated to this project. The works we wish to do are: tile floor covering, restore the pews and kneelers put back in, new marble altar and lectern, etc. Donations to this project can be made via the 'Sponsor a Tile' envelope on the pews or deposit to St Mary's 'Restoration Fund' Account: BSB: 064-786; ACC: 007230101; Commonwealth Bank. Include your surname and address on the statement so that a receipt may be issued to you.
ARCHDIOCESAN SMART PHONE APP
Anyone interested in downloading the free app should find it available for their smartphones or tablets in both the Apple (iOS) and Android App Stores by searching the keywords "Archdiocese of Brisbane". Users will be able to search for suitable Mass times by location, kilometre radius, date, time, type of Mass or service ( i.e. reconciliation, Children's Liturgy) or language.