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
OVER 50's GROUP
Following our busy last 3 months we need to slow down, so for October, the Over 50's Group will be getting together in the Kenmore Church Meeting Room at 10 am on Tuesday October 17th for a short meeting followed by a morning tea. Please bring a plate of suitable goodies that you would like to share with the group while we strengthen friendships and have social interaction with each other. We look forward to your company on the day. If you are new to the parish and meet the above criteria, or need company or support, you are most welcome.
YOUTH FAITH AND FUTSAL
Youth Faith and Futsal is on the 3rd Friday of the month at OLR School Kenmore. Next event is on 20th October starting 6pm. For more information about this event call the Parish on 3878 6655.
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.
Fr Mark’s 25th Anniversary of Priesthood Thanksgiving Mass 26th November 9.45am OLR Kenmore Feast of Christ the King. Followed by Drinks and Luncheon at 11.30am in the Carroll Community Centre at the School. More information to come.
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
PARISH CHRISTMAS HAMPER APPEAL UPDATE
This year the Appeal for Christmas Hampers will commence in November and conclude at the end of the Month. We are hoping to reach the target of 120 hampers which will be distributed to SVDP: Kenmore, Inala, Toowoomba, Roma, Ozcare Bush Connection & Fresh Hope association for families in crisis Toowoomba. More on this appeal in the coming weeks on how you can help contribute.
PARISH GIFT SHOP KENMORE CHURCH
The GIFT stop is open after Masses at Kenmore Church. Lots of gifts for various occasions. Just in are 2018 Columban Art Calendar’s $9 each. Lots of Gifts for 1st Communion, Confirmation, Cards, Rosary Beads, Children’s Bibles, Sunday Missals. Also for Sale at the Gift Shop is the Catholic Leader $2 each. We still need a couple of volunteers to help staff the shop on weekends call the office to register your interest.