Victoria is currently on COVIDSafe settings. This means that public Masses and other permitted religious ceremonies can be held in compliance with distancing, hygiene, density quotient and recordkeeping requirements.
Due to the recent lockdown, the installation of Fr Trung Nguyen SJ as Parish Priest of Richmond Catholic Parish by Bishop Terence Curtin, Auxiliary Bishop of Melbourne, will now be celebrated in October. A morning tea will follow. All are welcome.
Sunday 25 July was the Feast Day of St James the Greater (also known as St James the Great), patron saint of St James' Church. St James the Greater, traditionally considered to be the first apostle to be martyred, is the patron of of pilgrims and Spain.
During this Ignatian Year, we are publishing a series of homilies that Fr. General Kolvenbach held on the feast days of St. Ignatius. In this homily, Fr. Kolvenbach focuses on Ignatius’ companionship with Jesus. Church of the Gesù, Rome, July 31st 2003 Celebrating once again Saint Ignatius’ feast, we realize how difficult it is to […]
During this Ignatian Year, we are publishing a series of homilies that Fr. General Kolvenbach held on the feast days of St. Ignatius. In this homily, Fr. Kolvenbach focuses on Ignatius’ personal love for Christ. Church of Saint Ignatius, Rome, July 31st 1997 In this first year of preparation for the Holy Year, the Church […]
In the context of the Ignatian Year, a thoughtful reflection on St. Ignatius and his spiritual life journey. Was St. Ignatius a spiritual man? A saintly or holy man? A deeply God-fearing, prayerful man? Certainly not at least for the first 26 years of his life. St. Ignatius himself says that up to the […]
Pingliang’s new co-adjutor bishop (bishop with right of succession) is the fifth shepherd appointed since the Provisional Agreement on the nomination of bishops between the Vatican and China entered...
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We respectfully acknowledge the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin nation as the traditional caretakers of the land which is the Richmond Catholic Parish. We acknowledge the Elders, past and present. May we, too, be good stewards of this land.