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:

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.

A small group of Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion distribute Communion to the sick and homebound within hospitals and residences in Richmond.  We are currently seeking more volunteers to bring Holy Communion to patients at Richmond Epworth Hospital after the 9:30am Mass on Sunday.

Jesuit News

  • A reflection on the New Year

    New Year’s Day always seems awkward to celebrate.  Doubly awkward, if we remember that for Catholics it is also the World Day of Peace. It is hard to be enthusiastic about New Year’s

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  • The key of David

    This reflection is part of Rev Dr Richard Leonard SJ’s series on the season of Advent.  I love the great Advent hymn, O come, O come, Emmanuel. The origins of the text are disputed. They come

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  • Waiting in line

    This reflection is part of Rev Dr Richard Leonard SJ’s series on the season of Advent. We’ll be posting new reflections each week as we approach Christmas. I think we should pluck up our courage

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  • A Christmas message

    The birth of Jesus was, in many ways, a small thing, but it had an enormous impact on our world. In his final message as Provincial, Fr Brian McCoy reminds us that it’s in small ways that

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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