God’s New Children in Melbourne

On Sunday 19th November, the Our Lady of Immaculate Conception church in Sunshine, Victoria was filled to its capacity for a regular monthly Burmese Mass with a special focus on 13 children receiving various Sacraments for the first time in their lives. Ten children were received into the Catholic Church while the other three received Reconciliation, Holy Communion and Confirmation. Read More …

A Mass of Gratitude for Brooklyn Park – Richmond

The Salesian presence at Brooklyn Park and Richmond in Adelaide will conclude at the end of 2017 after 74 years of care, ministry and service. Instead, the Salesians of Don Bosco will concentrate their apostolic efforts in Gawler from 2018 onwards. In order to mark the conclusion of the Salesian ministry in Brooklyn Park/ Richmond, and to acknowledge the significant Read More …

Catholic Missions Mass Melbourne

The annual Catholic Missions Mass was held at St Patrick’s Cathedral in East Melbourne on Wednesday 25th October. Each year a particular focus is given to a country that needs extra support in their struggle in educational activities. Burma was the focus for the Catholic Missions in 2017. The Burma-born, Fr Will Matthews SDB, was the principal celebrant of the Read More …