Thank you to everyone who contributed to the Lenten Appeal for Caritas. The totals of $10,075 from St Patrick’s Parish and $4,053 from Our Lady’s Parish is a wonderful result. Caritas receipts are available for collection in the front porch of St Patrick’s Church.
On 24 September, St Patrick’s Conference of St Vincent de Paul celebrated its 60th anniversary with Mass in St Patrick’s Church, followed by a light lunch in the Supper room. Current members were joined by State Vice-president, Michael Cashman and wife Marie, North-East Central Council President, Frank Purcell and wife Margaret, General Manager of Service […]
REACHING OUT TO THOSE IN NEED Catholic Parishes of Wangaratta Social Justice Group We began 2017 with the Annual Meeting of the North East Deanery. Kerry Stone (Diocesan Coordinator, Caritas/Justice) came to Wangaratta and informed us about the 2017 Project Compassion theme ‘Love Your Neighbour’. Pope Francis said, ‘To love God and neighbor is not […]
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FEASTING, SINGING AND LOTS OF IRISH JOKES St Patrick’s Day 2017 The 17th of March was a very important day for St Patrick’s Parish and School because it was St Patrick’s Feast Day. The date is believed to mark the day Saint Patrick died. He was thought to have introduced Catholicism to Ireland. […]