As the situation in Afghanistan deteriorates drastically, JRS Australia stands in solidarity with members of Australia’s Afghan diaspora, including thousands of refugees, people seeking asylum, and their families, who are experiencing significant pain and uncertainty.

15 August is the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Due to the State Government's lockdown restrictions, all places of worship in Melbourne are currently closed so parishioners and visitors were invited to celebrate the Feast Day through our online Masses.

08 August is the Feast of St Mary of the Cross MacKillop. Since the snap lockdown in Victoria, all places of worship have been closed so parishioners and visitors were invited to celebrate with us at our online Masses.

Ignatius500: Ignatian Year News

  • Walking with Ignatius – Episode 9
    Video series from Fr General Watch the video below to join Fr General as he reflects on the Society, the Church and World. In the ninth chapter of his book, Father Sosa addresses one of the most topical issues in the world, that of caring for our Common Home. The Society of Jesus is committed […]
  • Saint Ignatius and the Lord’s Mother
    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 the importance of Mary for St. Ignatius. Church of the Gesù, July 31st 1988 This evening, in this Marian year, we cannot celebrate the feast of […]
  • Face to Face with Jesus Christ
    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 the encounter with Christ. Church of the Gesù, Rome, July 31st 2000 It is a great joy for us all to finally be able to celebrate […]

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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