Reading Leading to Heaven The Conference of Archbishop Anthony Fisher –“Conscience, relativism and truth” Conference on Theological Anthropology at the beginning of the Third Millennium University of Notre Dame Australia, St. Benedict’s Broadway Campus 1. Conscience today On 13 October last the Church canonised a man whose life and work has been described by Pope… Read More


LATEST: Archbishop Anthony Fisher’s Latest Pastoral Letter to the Clergy and Faithful of the Archdiocese of Sydney with Special Directives for Churches and Liturgies following the further relaxation of restrictions during the COVID-19 Pandemic; Bishops Pastoral Letter Also, following is COVID-19 Safety Plan for our Parish according to the current COVID-19 Public Health Orders to… Read More


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 Raffle/Parish Finance Briefing… Read More


St Gertrude the Great, Patroness of Our Parish – Feast Day  16 November   St Gertrude was born in Saxony, as a child Gertrude was taken to the Benedictine Abbey of Helfta, which was a centre of culture and learning, Gertrude studied and wrote all her life. At age 25 she reported special revelations from… Read More


32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time Upcoming this Month of November: Monday 9 November Feast of The Dedication of Lateran Basilica Monday 16 November Feast of St Gertrude Patroness of our Parish Patronal Feast of Our Parish St Gertrude We will celebrate this Feast in our Churches during the weekend of 14 and 15 November. Solemnity… Read More


Bulletin now available to download 8 November 2020_Bulletin   Sacramental Programme 2021 / Parish Working Bee / Thanksgiving Mass for all Volunteers / Feast of our Parish’s Patronal Saint Gertrude / November Mass Offerings. … Read More


All Souls Day – Feast Day  2 November   Upcoming this Month of November: 14 and 15 November St Gertrude’s Feast Day St Gertrude’s Patronal Feast of Our Parish. We will celebrate this feast in our churches during the weekend of 14/15 November.… Read More


All Saints – Solemnity  1 November   Weekly Bulletin; 1 November 2020 Bulletin Upcoming this Month of November: Monday 2 November The Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed All Souls Day Mass Times: 7:00 am St Therese Church 9:15 am St Benedict’s Shrine-Smithfield 7:00 pm St Benedict’s Shrine -Smithfield   14 and 15 November St Gertrude’s… Read More


Bulletin now available to download 1 November 2020_Bulletin   New Church Regulations / November Mass Offerings / Sacramental Programme 2021 / Recommencement of Wedding Anniversary Blessings / St St Gertrude’s Feast Day / … Read More