Sun: 7.30 & 9.00am
Welcome New Parishioners
If you are a new parishioner, please introduce yourself to Fr Paul. We would like to know a bit about you and with your permission put information in the bulletin. You can also fill in a Parishioner Registration Form and join in the Parish Planned Giving Program.
About Our Parish
Holy Trinity Prayer Group: Our Parish Charismatic prayer group gathers every Monday at 7.00pm throughout the year except Christmas season. There will be a mass on last Monday of the month at 7.30pm.
Everyone is welcome. If you want to send prayer requests, please send us an email. We as a group will offer our prayers for you. We believe that Prayer gives spiritual strength.
STEWARDSHIP: Scriptural Texts – Mark 10:43-45 … “Whoever wishes to be great among you will be your servant; whoever wishes to be first among you, will be the slave of all.”
PIETY STALL: Open on Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday mornings before and after 9am Masses. Please contact Marion on 0415 917 496 for more information.
LEGION OF MARY INVITATION TO PARISHIONERS: We come together on Wednesday mornings after morning tea around 10.30am in the Meeting Room. You are very welcome to come and join us.
CHRISTMAS HAMPER RAFFLE: A BIG Thank You to Our Lady of Mount Carmel Primary School and P&F for donating a Christmas Hamper to OLMC Parish to raffle! Raffle tickets are selling for $2 each. The raffle will be drawn on Christmas Day after 9am Mass.
2020 COLUMBAN CALENDARS: The Columban Art Calendar is an iconic Catholic Calendar, well-known for its traditional religious paintings and liturgical information and is a major fundraiser for Columban Missionaries. 2020 marks the 98th edition. The calendars are selling in the church porch for $10.00 each.
ADVENT DISCUSSION 2019: All parishioners are encouraged to have Advent discussion either privately or in a group or family. The booklet “THE WAY” is available for your use. Suggested donation is $3 per booklet. Please make use of the booklet to prepare for Christmas.
SUPPORT OUR CHURCH REPAIR WORKS: Parishioners are encouraged to think about possible ways of supporting our Parish. In what you can support? Please fill in the new census form. Parishioners who come to our church regularly or occasionally, including volunteers and visitors, please fill in the New Parishioner Registration Form. Your presence is very important to our parish. 1. Consider to join in Planned Giving Programme. 2. If you are already in the programme, please contribute regularly. 3. Donation of any amount is welcome to support our Church repair… Church roof repair is an ongoing maintenance. Catholic Church Insurance will be supporting the painting of the inside of the church roof. Our small meeting room also needs attention. After consulting our Finance committee, the three doors in our meeting room will be replaced. The job was given to Mark Berkovic who is our parish Locksmith. Each door costs $1800.00 dollars. Any parishioner willing to donate, please contact Fr Paul.
THE JOURNEY CATHOLIC RADIO PROGRAM – AIRS 22 December 2019: We have an amazing lineup of inspiration for you before Christmas this week! We hear an amazing reflection from the Gospel from Fr Chris Pietraszko. Go to www.jcr.org.au or www.itunes.jcr.org.au and to ensure that you never miss a show it can be sent to you each week as a podcast via email – for free. If you love the show, let your local radio station know that you’d like to hear it broadcast locally each week.
NEWSFLASH: Pilgrimage departing Perth 30 April – Returning 23 May. Visiting and residing in 6 countries. Herewith just a few places we will be visiting and residing. Lourdes, Medjugorje, Padua, Rosa Mystica, etc. We have 2 Spiritual Directors. Rev Fr Peter Porteous and Rev Fr Cyprian Shikokoti. Also Fr Rozo Palic healing priest from Trieste. Italy (recently visited WA) has agreed to meet especially with our pilgrim group. European guide 24/7. Flying Singapore Airlines. Top Hotels all with ensuite facilities. Bed / breakfast / evening meals. Taxes, transfers, tipping all included in price of $7,875. Enq – Eileen mob 0407 471 256 email firstname.lastname@example.org.
3rd Sunday Advent, 15 December
Saturday 6pm Mass for Luigina & Concezio D’Alessandro (RIP & Birthday)
Sunday 7.30am Mass for Andrew de Sousa (RIP) & Filipe Nadela (RIP Anniversary)
Sunday 9am Mass for Stephen Randall (RIP) + Neville Mathanda (RIP)
Baptism 10.30am of Johan Hart Angeles
Monday 16 December
7 – 9pm NO Holy Trinity Prayer Group until Monday 3 February 2020
Tuesday 17 December
9am Mass for Ivan Resic (RIP Anniversary)
Wednesday 18 December
9am Mass for John Randall (RIP) + Adeline & Salvatore Lanza (RIP) & Holy Souls in Purgatory
Morning Tea after Mass
10.30am Legion of Mary
7 – 8pm Eucharistic Adoration
Thursday 19 December
9am Mass at Seton College
Friday 20 December
9am Mass for November Holy Souls
9.30 – 10.30am Eucharistic Adoration
10.30 Mass at Hilton Park Aged Care
Saturday 21 December
9am Mass for Ivan & Maria Antich (RIP)
4th Sunday Advent, 22 December
Saturday 6pm Mass for Maria Galipo (RIP)
Sunday 7.30am Mass for Andrew De Sousa (RIP)
Sunday 9am Mass for Margarita & Antoni Cucevic (RIP)
PARISH MINISTRY TEAM
Parish Priest: Fr Paul Raj
Parish Secretary: Tereza Camacho
Safeguarding Officer: Brigette Liddelow – 0432 908 980
Avila Retirement Village Secretary: Judy Rowlands – 0448 205 283
Parish RE Coordinator: Franca Kalat – 0404 226 751
OLMC Primary School RE: Julie Kay
OLMC Primary School Principal: Kevin Duffy – 9337 7066
Seton Catholic College Website: http://www.seton.wa.edu.au/olmc-parish
“Our mission is to reach out the needy, to be inclusive of all cultural and ethnic people of all ages. Hospitality, Stewardship, Creative Liturgy with uplifting music is our special focus.”