COSSAG ART EXHIBITION
The Cathedral of St Stephen Art Group (COSSAG) will present a free art exhibition from Friday 25 to Monday 28 July 2014 at the Francis Rush Centre, 249 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane City. This year's theme "Interconnections" has inspired beautiful original pieces of excellent quality that are also affordable. This year, COSSAG is cultivating the creativity of kids aged 4-8 with a new "Creative Corner" from 1.30- 4.00pm on Saturday 26 July 2014. Budding artists are invited to create trees, flowers and other aspects of nature as part of their own interpretation of the theme, "Interconnections".
YOUTH EXPO AUGUST 2014
Sunday 3rd August 2014! 12-4pm! St Stephen's Cathedral! All youth & young adults are invited to explore diverse Catholic communities, minis-tries, charities and organisations welcoming involvement. Dynamic stalls, live mu-sic, food & drinks and special events: 12pm: Special Young Adults Mass 1pm-4pm: Catholic stalls display.
2pm-3pm: Q&A on Vocations (in Francis Rush Centre)
INVITATION TO SAINT MARY OF THE CROSS MACKILLOP EVENT
All parishioners are invited to join in mass celebrated by Archbishop Mark Coleridge for the feast of St Mary of the Cross MacKillop on Friday, 8th August 2014 at 10:00am at the Cathedral of St Stephen. Historical items of St Mary of the Cross MacKillop will be on display. Morning tea will be served after Mass in the Cathedral Grounds and stalls will display the works of various agencies of the Arch-diocese of Brisbane. All are welcome. RSVP by 1st August 2014 to email@example.com or call 3324 3200
ST MARY OF THE CROSS MACKILLOP FEAST DAY
On Saturday 9th August, we will have a combined parish mass, followed by a Pot-luck dinner to celebrate the feast of St Mary MacKillop. Mass will be held at St Ita's Dutton Park, at 6pm. We invite all parishioners of Dutton Park, West End, Fairfield, South Brisbane and the Indonesian community to attend. It is a great opportunity for parishioners to meet. Please bring a plate (with food) to share with others. The parish will provide tea and coffee.
RETREAT DAY AND HEALING PRAYER
Retreat Day and Healing Prayer with Fr Ken Barker author & order founder Missionaries of God's Love. Commencing with Mass at 11am on Sunday 10th August 2014, finishing 3.30pm; St Thomas' Catholic Church Perth Street Camp Hill, car park entrance Stephen St. Please invite others.
BYO lunch, tea/coffee provided. Info Paul 0417 104 460, Frank & Vilma 0405 514 929
SACRAMENTAL PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN
If you would like to receive Confirmation from St Mary's church during the Pastoral visit of Bishop Joseph Oudoman in September. Please register your name with the Parish Office on 3844 2744.
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.