Today at 10:30 am Mass Fr Jarek gathered the Children around the Altar and focused his homily on the Ascension with a visual display using helium balloons. During the Homily the children interacted with wisdom & understanding of the meaning of the Ascension. After the final blessing each child was given a balloon. They joined… Read More


On the 9th of April Br. Jeremy Santoso, a parishioner of our Parish, made his Solemn Vows (vows for life) in the Order of St. Paul the First Hermit.  We would like to congratulate him on this occasion. We have received some photos from the celebration which took place at Pauline Monastery of Jasna Gora… Read More


Here are some photos from the Christmas Party that the Italian Catholic Federation hosted in the parish hall on the 8th of December.  Thanks too all who put so much effort into making it happen and also to all that came.… Read More


During the month of November we particularly remember the souls in Purgatory, where those who have died in God’s grace undergo purification so that they may enter heaven. The Prayer of St Gertrude the Great below, is one of the most famous prayers for the souls in purgatory, and by praying for the souls in… Read More


Today, the 30th of October, is the Birthday of our assistant priest Fr. Wojtek.  We wish him many happy returns and thank him for all the good that he does here at the Parish of St. Gertrude’s.  Please keep him in your prayers on this special day.… Read More


The 1st of November is the Feast of All Saints, and on the 2nd of November All Souls.  On these two days the Mass Times will be as follows: All Saints – 1st of November 7:00 am at St. Therese’s 9:30 am at St. Benedict’s (School Mass) 7:00 pm at St. Benedict’s (Followed by Devotions)… Read More