Saturday: 6:00 pm
9:00 am & 10:30 am & 6:00 pm
6.30pm St Catherine’s
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ADVENT RECONCILIATION SERVICE
Thursday 21 st December at 7.30pm
Sunday 24th December
6.00pm at St Francis Xavier Stadium (4 Beaconsfield Ave, Beaconsfield)
7.30pm in the Church
9.00pm in the Church
Midnight in the Church - Carols from 11.30pm
Monday 25th December
9.00am in the Church
10.30am in the Church
6.00pm No Mass
PARISH SUPPORT CENTRE
Will be closed on Tues Dec 12 from 12.00pm. Christmas closure will be from Friday 22 at 12.00pm and will re - open on Monday Jan 8.
Christmas lunch at Kilgerron on Tues Dec 12. Cost $32.50. Cars leaving St Michael’s at 11.30am. Info: Michael 8786 9983 or John 9702 1928.
SVDP CHRISTMAS APPEAL
Collection will be taken up next weekend.
Please add your name to the list, in the foyer, if you would like to help.
CHURCH CLEANING ROSTER
s the roster is due to be prepared we are asking for new volunteers to join our group as our numbers are dwindling. Please leave your name at the Parish Support Centre.
AUSTRALIAN NATIVITY SCENE ST ELIZABETH’S, DANDENONG NORTH
Dec 11 - Jan 12. Wilson Fernandez has been creating his stunning nativity scenes for the past 13 years and they are regarded as one of Australia’s best nativity displays. Viewing times: After Mass or by appointment. Details: Wilson on 0428 927 110 or parish office on 9795 6217. Web: http://www.australiannativityscene.org/
CARITAS GLOBAL GIFTS
Send a Christmas message to those you love, and support those in need. When you choose a Global Gift card to give to family or friends this Christmas, you are bringing a moment of joy and helping create a lifetime of change for some of the world’s most vulnerable people. Order Global Gift cards online at: www.globalgifts.org.au or call us on 1800 024 413
Will be sold at Akoonah Park Market, or by order on 0418 557 988 and delivered. Proceeds to Friends of Ermera, East Timor. See flyer.
KARDIA FORMATION WEE KEND SUMMIT
with Margaret Silf, Imagining the Self in a Spiritually Expansive World, May 18 – 20, 2018 and/or a four - day workshop The Future is Within Us, May 14 – 17, 2018. For more information www.kardia.com.au or see the flyer on the parish notice board. Sponsored by Loreto Australia & South East Asia
ROMAN’S BIBLE STUDY GROUP
Ecumenical study group to be held at Pakenham Baptist Church, 1 Bentley Crt. Wednesday evenings 7.30pm - 9.30pm. Info: Garcia 0407 530 077, www.bsfinternational.org
YARRA THEOLOGICAL UN ION IN 2018
Offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Contact 9890 3771 to make an appointment. Fee Help available. Classes start Feb 26 2018, www.ytu.edu.au
PARKING NEAR THE CHURCH
Please observe the restrictions as indicated. Do not block the church or the neighbour’s driveways.