9 WEEKS NOVENA PRAYERS
We wish to invite all Parishioners to the 9 Weeks Novena Prayers starting Saturday 1st October till 26th November 2016. The Novena Prayers will lead to the Feast Day celebrations of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary on Saturday, 3rd December 2016 at Our Lady of Lourdes Church. Contact Patrick and Celine on 3273 4254.
SENIORS MASS and MORNING TEA
At the Fresco's Café and Lounge Bar at 10.30am. Our Seniors Mass will be celebrated on 7th October 2016 at 10.00am in the Jacaranda Room Paloma Centre. All senior parishioners including the recently retired are welcome to attend. There will be a morning tea in the Avocado Room following the Mass. Parking will be available at the grassed car park. Please come along to enjoy a lovely morning.
BRISBANE OPEN HOUSE (BOH)
On the weekend of 8/9th October the Cathedral of
St Stephen and St Stephen’s Chapel will participate in
BOH. BOH celebrates the city’s architecture, giving
visitors a rare insight into contemporary, historic and
environmentally significant buildings in the heart of the
city. View the display of Mary MacKillop artefacts in the
windows of Penola Place and follow the Mary MacKillop
Walk (opened and blessed by Archbishop Mark Coleridge
on 8 August, the Feast Day of St Mary of the Cross
WEDDING ANNIVERSARY MASS
The Wedding Anniversary Mass will be celebrated in three weeks time on Friday,
14th October at 7.00pm in Paloma. If you and your family would like to join in the
celebration of a significant wedding anniversary ending in a “0” or ”5” please contact the Parish office during the week and let them know that you wish to attend.
The Memorial Mass to remember those who have passed away
over the last twelve months will be held in Our Lady of Lourdes
Church on Saturday, 5th November 2016 at 11:00am.
If you have lost a family member or a friend and would like to
attend this Mass, please contact the Parish Office by 27th
October 2016 for a personal invitation to be sent to you.
A rose for presentation at the altar will be provided for each
family who confirms attendance at the Mass. There will be light
refreshments in the Paloma Centre following the Mass for
CATHOLIC CHARISMATIC PRAYER GROUP
Our Lady of Lourdes, Sunnybank, Saturdays, 1.30- 3.00pm.
Meeting dates: 1st, 15th
and 29th October; 12th and 26th November; 3rd and 17th December.
SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION
If your child missed enrolling for the Sacrament of Reconciliation this year 2016, there will be another opportunity to receive this Sacrament in the first term of 2017. Only children who are in Year 4, 5 or 6 in 2017 are eligible. These children will join with the other children who received Reconciliation this year, and who will make their Confirmation and Eucharist later in 2017. If you wish to register, please ring the Parish Office on 3345 3766 for an appointment with Sr Stella. Interviews for enrolment start 12th October 2016. Enrolments close 19th January 2017.