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


The Parish Mother’s Day Luncheon hosted by the Italian FCI group last Friday was an exceptional success. Guests enjoyed a 3 course lunch, dessert, drinks & Crostoli especially made by FCI Members. A special thank you to Fr Jarek, Fr Wojtek & Br Zachary and all 150 guests.  Lots of photos attached!  … Read More


A 360° Virtual Tour of St. Benedict’s has been created using Google Street view.  You can now use it to virtually walk between several points inside and outside the church. Check it out at https://goo.gl/maps/M3UWidwZFYq… 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


We have uploaded a short video of some of the moments from the Good Friday Liturgy at St. Benedict’s.… Read More


Tonight we celebrated Holy Thursday, the first day of the Easter Triduum, at St. Benedict’s Smithfield. We made a video with some of the highlights. If you would like to see more videos like this, be sure to follow us on YouTube, or over on Facebook.… Read More