St Ignatius' Church spire

Urgent restoration work that will hopefully be completed in October is being undertaken on the church spire. As a consequence, access to the driveway to the north side of the church will be disrupted.

Feast of St Joseph

On 08 December 2020, Pope Francis proclaimed 08 December 2020 - 08 December 2021 as the Year of St Joseph. On this Feast Day of St Joseph, who is the Patron of the Universal Church, we recall how he protected Mary and Jesus, loving the Son of God with a father's heart.

St Ignatius' Church sanctuary

When the Sacred Scriptures are read in the Church, God Himself speaks to His people.*  St Ignatius' Church is seeking additional readers at our 6:00pm Vigil on Saturday and Sunday 9:30am Mass.

Ignatius500: Ignatian Year News

  • Francis Xavier: His Personal Conversion and the Conversion of Others
    Francis Xavier: His Personal Conversion and the Conversion of Others – An Interplay   This article was first published in the Jesuits Yearbook of 2021. You can find the entire Yearbook following this link.   It all began in 1528 when Ignatius of Loyola came into the life of Francis Xavier in Paris. Francis was pursuing […]
  • Walking with Ignatius – Episode 4
    Video series from Fr General   Watch the video below to join Fr General as he reflects on the Society, the Church and World. In this fourth chapter, Father Sosa notes that, as throughout its history, the Church faces challenges to which it seeks to respond with serenity. It is the Church of “People of […]
  • Mary, our “Ina”, accompany us
    Mary, our “Ina”, accompany us during the Ignatian Year to your Son The Provincial of the Philippine Province, Fr. Primitivo Viray Jr SJ, shares a reflection during this Ignatian Year on the importance of Mary for St. Ignatius and for himself. First published on the JCAP website: link.   In the city of Naga, located […]

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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.

ST IGNATIUS' CHURCH

326 Church Street
Richmond VIC 3121 [ Map | Parish Bulletins ]

ST JAMES' CHURCH

162 Kent Street
North Richmond VIC 3121 [ Map | Parish Bulletins ]

PARISH OFFICE

326 Church Street
Richmond VIC 3121 [ Map | Parish Bulletins ]

  (03) 8420 6789

Office Hours
Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm