May 26: The feast of *Saint Philip Neri*

Today, May 26, we celebrate the feast of *Saint Philip Neri* (1515-1595), gracious, cheerful saint and Rome’s apostle of the sixteenth century and founder of the Congregation of the Oratory, a community of Catholic priests and lay brothers. A peculiar charism was his burning love of God, a love that...

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Online Ecumenical Bible Week 2020: 31st May to 7th June

Ecumenical Bible Week 2020 “In light of the C19 crisis and the increased digital presence, where to from here for faith communities?” This question will be part of the Ecumenical Bible Week 2020. In response to the current health crisis, we have postponed parish events and instead we are offering...

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May 25: The feast of *Saint Mary Magdalene de Pazzi*

Today, May 25, we celebrate the feast day of *Saint Mary Magdalene de Pazzi* (1566-1607), the “ecstatic saint, mystic & gifted with extraordinary gifts. Mystic and visionary, Saint Mary wished for nothing more than to suffer for the love of Christ, and throughout her life was graced with extraordinary ecstasies,...

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May 24th – World Communications Day 2020: Storytelling

The Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord on Sunday 24 May this year is also the 54th World Day of Social Communications. will be celebrated.  Pope Francis this year has chosen the theme storytelling and he makes a direct reference to the book of Exodus in the Old Testament...

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