Parish Events

EVENTS IN 2024

Golden Anniversary - 7th April 2024
The 50 Years of Golden Jubilee of St Francis of Assisi is on 30th March, 2024. A Thanksgiving Mass to celebrate the Golden Jubilee of our Church was held on Sunday 7th April, 2024 followed by Brunch. Emeritus Archbishop BJ Hickey celebrated with praying the Mass.
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EVENTS IN 2023

Christmas Fundraiser - 10th December 2023
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St Francis of Assisi Feast Day - 8th October 2023
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Car Boot and Market Stalls Fundraising Event - 16th September 2023
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Blessing of the Cornerstone - Sunday, 23rd April 2023
Bishop Don Sproxton blessed the cornerstone for the new Parish Centre 

Reverand Father Rozo Palić - Tuesday, 18th April 2023
Healing Mass - St Francis of Assisi, Maida Vale 18th April 2023


EVENTS IN 2022

Children's Christmas Mass - Saturday, 24th December 2022
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Christmas Bake Sale - Sunday, 18th December 2022
Fundraising for the Parish Centre Development Project 

St Francis of Assisi Feast Day and Parish Festival - Sunday, 2nd October 2022
A Special Parish Event / Mass was held with the launch of the Parish Centre Development Project - click for more information:
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EVENTS IN 2021

First World Day of Grandparents and the Elderly - Sunday, 25th July 2021
Article - Photos

Parish Pastoral Information Planning Day - Saturday, 13th July 2021
Article - Photos

Acknowledging Volunteers - Thanksgiving Mass - Sunday, 23rd May 2021
Article

Live Station - 10:30am - Friday, 2nd April 2021
The Parish Youth Ministry organised a play of a live-station of the cross
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EVENTS IN 2020

Fr Joseph Rathnaraj's 50th Golden Jubilee Sacredotal Ordination - Friday, 18th December 2020
The Parish celebrated the Sacredotal Ordination on Friday, 18th December 2020 with 10:30 am Mass followed by Lunch
See article - Photos of the Ordination
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Divine Mercy Fellowship - Sunday, 6th December 2020
Report - Photos

Melbourne Cup - Tuesday, 3rd November 2020
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St Francis of Assisi Feast - Sunday, 4th October 2020
The Parish celebrated the Feast on Sunday, 5th October 2020 with 10:00 am Mass followed by Brunch
See article - Photos of the Feast 
     

Fr Joseph Rathnaraj's 75th Birthday - Saturday, 19th September 2020
Symbolic Gifts and Photos

First Holy Communion - Saturday, 19th September 2020
The Parish Children celebrated their First Eucharist
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Happy Pongal - Saturday, 11th January 2020
The Tamil Catholics celebrated their Tamil New Year Festival with a Mass and traditional cooking of new rice with herbs and spices 
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