Welcome to our website.....
You are very much welcome to our parish website - Our Lady of the Rosary Parish, Kenmore-Moggill. Hopefully, your browsing through the website will be enriching and help you familiarise yourself with the different activities of our Parish life. The programmes and services of different groups and ministries in our parish can equally be accessed.
For newcomers to our Parish, we would be pleased if you could approach the information desk in both Churches - Our Lady of the Rosary, Kenmore and St. Catherine’s Moggill to pick up our Parish welcome pack and register your name and family by filling in the form and returning same to the office.
We do have a welcome gathering for all newcomers once a year and we will contact you at the appropriate time. Be assured that we respect your privacy and can only use theinformation you provide to update our register and for easy communication with you as a parishioner.
We are very much committed to working along together in our faith journey, and should you require any assistance from the parish, please feel free to contact the parish office.
Fr Mark Franklin - Parish Priest
OLR PARISH SACRAMENTAL PROGRAM INFORMATION & ENROLMENT SESSION
If your child is in year 3 or above and you would like them to receive their Sacraments of Reconciliation, 1st Communion & Confirmation, one parent will need to attend a COMPULSORY Information Session
Wednesday 30th August 6.30pm OR Thursday 31st August at 1.30pm at OLR Church.
Enrolment for this program is at these information sessions only.
Enquiries please call Colleen Tracey 3878 6655 or email email@example.com Thank you
CHANGE OF MASS TIME
Effective Sunday 3rd September – Mass will begin at 9.45am.
WEDDING ANNIVERSARY MASS
Sunday 12th November at the 9.45am Mass Kenmore Church followed by Morning tea.
Those parishioners who are celebrating 25th, 30th, 40th, 50th, 60th, 70th, anniversaries in 2017 are invited to attend this special Mass to renew your vows. Please contact the Parish Office before the end of October to register your attendance.
As part of making the Parish community a Safe place for Children and Vulnerable adults and to ensure each volunteer understands the policy and requirements of the Church and Governments .All parish Volunteers are required to attend the workshop on Tuesday 12th September 6.30pm Kenmore Church. This workshop is only for those who have not yet
attended the June workshops.
YOUTH FAITH AND FUTSAL
is on the 4th Friday of the month at OLR School Kenmore. Next event is on 22nd September starting 6pm. For more information about this event call the Parish on 3878 6655
AUSTRALIAN CATHOLIC YOUTH FESTIVAL
Expressions of interest are being called for members of the parish Community from the age of 16 to 30 to attend the Australian Youth Festival in Sydney from the 7th—9th December 2017. Please contact the Parish Office or see Fr Mark at the Sunday Masses for forms to complete and return. Numbers are limited so act early. The Parish is assisting with travel and accommodation costs. To find out what the ACYF is about go to www.acyf.org.au
Saturday 9th September, 8am—10am— Kenmore Tavern. Speaker Deacon Gary Stone: In 2001 Gary founded “ Friends and Partners of East Timor” delivering over $1.500,000 in aid , and facilitating health and education in remote rural areas of Timor . In 2005 the RSL awarded their National Peace Prize to FPET Gary founded the Veterans Care Association in 2014 to facilitate the delivery of holistic health programmes that includes spiritually based pastoral care to rehabilitate veterans and support their families. RSL Qld has recently asked Veterans Care Association to deliver a series of Rehabilitative Treks through Ti-mor for both Australian and Timorese veterans of the conflicts there. These will be the first programmes of their kind in Australia to embrace faith as a key component of holisitic healing and rehabilitation of Veterans. Please mark this date in your diary. Tickets on sale from the 12th August.
CHRISTMAS HAMPER APPEAL
Again this year the Parish is organizing the Christmas Hamper Appeal in November. Our first step is to ask for expressions of interest from members of the Parish who can assist the Organizing Committee and or assist in other ways. Last year 130 hampers were provided by the Parish to places as far away as Roma on the Downs. To register your interest please call the Parish Office.
WHAT THE "NEW" VATICAN RULES ON GLUTEN-FREE HOSTS MEAN
Click here to read an article on the recent media coverage about gluten-free hosts.