Important Announcement

On 18 March 2020, the Prime Minister, the Hon. Scott Morrison MP, announced new measures and restrictions to protect the Australian community from the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) including limiting the numbers of people at non-essential indoor gatherings and outdoor events. Following this, the Bishops of the Province of Victoria determined the following actions: immediate suspension of public liturgies, celebrations of the Mass, and all other gatherings until further notice.

Ash on a person's forehead.

Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent, a season of fasting and prayer. You are invited to join us at the following Masses on 26 February 2020:

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.

Jesuit News

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  • Remembering Fr Nicolás

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Vatican News


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