Bulletin now available to download 9 December 2018   Reconciliation in preparation for Christmas: St Benedict’s Shrine Wednesday 12 December at 7pm and Saturday 15 December 4.45pm – 5.45pm. Christmas Mass Times: Please refer to the Bulletin for Mass times for both St Therese and St Benedict. Please refer to parish bulletin for all the Rehearsal… Read More


Bulletin now available to download 25 November2018 Parish Working Bee: 1 December at St Benedict’s; & 8 December St Therese’s commencing at 9am.  Sign up sheet now available in the church foyers. Sacrament News: Please see bulletin for details Thanksgiving Celebration for Volunteers & Staff Wednesday 5 December at 7pm St Benedict’s followed by celebration in… Read More


Bulletin now available to download 18 November2018   St Gertrude’s Feast Day celebrated this Sunday at the 10.30am Mass St Benedict’s Church. Parish Ministry Expo: Sincere gratitude and thanks to all Parishioners who attended for the showcase of our Parish Ministries.   Special thanks to all the Parish Ministries Groups, Volunteers and Committees to help make… Read More


Bulletin now available to download 11 November2018   Parish Ministry Expo Sunday 11 November 2018  Thanksgiving Mass for Volunteers at the 10.30am Mass St Benedict’s Shrine followed by EXPO and BBQ.  Everyone Welcome.  St Gertrude’s Feast Day will be celebrated at the 10.30am Mass on Sunday 18 November. Fr Joseph Maria will be celebrating the Italian 8am… Read More


 Bulletin now available to download.  4 November2018   November Masses: During the Month of November we pray for all our deceased relatives and friends. During this month a total of 30 Masses will be collectively offered for the intentions of the deceased at both St Benedict’s Shrine and St Therese’s Church.  Envelopes available at the Church… Read More


Bulletin now available to download 28 October 2018 Notices   Children’s Mass with Blessing of Pets this Sunday 10.30am Mass to be held on the grass area behind the Montefano Hall.   All Saints ~ Thursday 1st November Masses: St Benedict’s Vigil Wednesday 7pm; Thursday 9.15am;  & 7pm.  St Therese’s Thursday 7am.   Commemoration of All… Read More


Bulletin is now available to download 21 October 2018 On Sunday 28th October we have our annual  Children’s Mass with Blessing of Pets on the grass area behind the Montefano Hall, bring your creatures, great and small to this Mass. Our Parish Ministry Expo will be held on the Sunday 11th November beginning with a thanksgiving… Read More


Bulletin now available to upload 14 October 2018 Congratulations Br Deacon Zachary Lewis on receiving both his Solemn Profession of Vows and Diaconate during the past week. Annual Charity Night Saturday 20 October in Montefano Hall – see bulletin for details Children’s Mass with Blessing of Pets – Sunday 28 October 10.30am in grass area behind… Read More


 Bulletin in now available to download  7 October 2018 Notices On Saturday 6th October at 11am, Br Zachary Lewis will have his Solemn Profession of Vows at Penrose Park, Berrima, and on Wednesday 10th October he will have his Diaconate Ordination at St Benedict’s Church, Smithfield at 7pm. Rosary during the Month of October will… Read More


Bulletin now available to upload 30 September 2018 Playgroup Fundraiser Thanks to all who volunteered their time  – almost $1500 was raised. Br Zachary Lewis: Solemn Profession of Vows  6 October 2018 at Penrose Park; & Diaconate on Wednesday 10 October 2018 at St Benedict’s Church by Bishop Peter Ingham. Please continue to pray for him… Read More