Emergency calls

For after hours emergencies, especially if a loved one needs the Anointing of the sick or the Last Rites, please ring the Parish Office phone number and press option 4, to speak to a Priest.

 

Daily Readings

 

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  • Inside of the Shrine of St. Benedict, Smithfield.

 

Recent Posts

First Sunday of Advent

Bulletin now available to download: 29 November 2020_Bulletin New Liturgical Year begins/Christmas Mass Times/Thanksgiving Mass for all Volunteers/Parish Working Bee/Fundraising ...
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Reading Leading to Heaven

Reading Leading to Heaven The Conference of Archbishop Anthony Fisher -"Conscience, relativism and truth" Conference on Theological Anthropology at the ...
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Our Lord JESUS CHRIST, KING of the UNIVERSE

Bulletin now available to download 22 November 2020_Bulletin 2019/2020 Parish Finance Briefing/ Christmas Fundraising Raffle/ Thanksgiving Mass for Volunteers/ Parish ...
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St Gertrude the Great, Patroness of Our Parish – Feast Day

St Gertrude the Great, Patroness of Our Parish - Feast Day 16 November St Gertrude was born in Saxony, as ...
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Mass Times

 
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St Benedict’s
9:15am
9:15am
7:00pm
9:15am
9:15am

6:00pm (Vigil)
9:00am (Italian)
10:30am
6:00pm
10:30am
St Therese’s
7:00am
7:00am
7:00am
7:00am
7:00am
8:00am
5:00pm (Vietnamese)
7:30am
12:00pm (Spanish)
5:00pm (Syriac)
8:00am

Mass and Confession Times

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“We the people of St Gertrude’s Parish are a Catholic Community in South West Sydney, mindful of our history, with a concern for ecumenical issues.     We are called to; Nurture faith development in the whole life of all our community, Celebrate God’s love for us in the person of Jesus in both Word and Sacrament and Evangelise by proclaiming the joy of salvation to the wider community.”

– Parish Mission Statement


Mass and Confession Times

St. Benedict's Church Corner of Justin and Neville Street, Smithfield, New South Wales, Australia. MASSES Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 9.15am ...
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Our Patron Saints

St Gertrude The Great Feastday: November 16 Patron of the West Indies Died: 1302 St. Gertrude was born at Eisleben ...
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Welcome Letter from Parish Priest

Welcome to the Parish of St Gertrude’s and the Diocesan Shrine Church of St Benedict Our Parish strives to be ...
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Sacraments

Sacraments are the life of the Church. It is part of the central role of the Church to provide the ...
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Governance

At the parish of St. Gertrude's we have a number of roles to which we welcome our parishioners to participate ...
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Communities

Within the Parish of St. Gertrude's we have a number of communities that play important and distinctive roles in the ...
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Mission and Service

Here at St. Gertrude's Parish we have a deep commitment to our mission of serving the people of God and ...
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Photo Gallery

The Parish of St. Gertrude has been blessed with many wonderful and memorable events and moments. A few of these ...
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