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From the Parish House

October 23, 2020

Great expectations are being placed on the Premier’s Sunday announcement in relation to easing of restrictions for Melbournians in the coming days and weeks.   In…

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Pope Francis on Sport

October 23, 2020

Pope Francis is well known for his love of football (soccer).  The feature picture of him in this story shows him holding a soccer ball…

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Love conquers everything

October 23, 2020

Only human beings have the capacity for love. A world, a country, a community, a family without love would be hard to recognise as a genuine community or a family.

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My Year 12 in COVID

October 23, 2020

Year 12 has been an incredible year for the class of 2020.   It has been a year where every student has had to draw on inner strength and resilience to complete their final year of school.  We asked four of our young parishioners to reflect on their Year 12.  Here are their stories.

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The Mimovich Legacy

October 23, 2020

Several sculptures at the Alexandra Gardens in Kew share familiarities with art pieces in Melbourne Churches, including Our Lady of Good Counsel Church in Deepdene. These beautiful art pieces are all by the renowned (late) Mrs Leopoldine Mimovich who has shared her story of her life and her art.

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Life has changed not ended

October 22, 2020

Ursula Mary Smith 23 April 1935 - 7 October 2020. Ursula and Bernie first met in 1954 and were married 4 years later at St Fidelis Church, Moreland by friend, Father Kevin Toomey.

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From the Parish House

October 16, 2020

As I was growing up I had the understanding that mission and being a missionary was something that people did in faraway countries.  At school…

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