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It takes a virtual village

September 10, 2021

During this pandemic, most of us at some point have joined an online meeting or “Zoom”.  The term Zoom is now part of our everyday…

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The Breaking of the Bread

September 10, 2021

This part of the Mass has been neglected for a long time.  Breaking the bread was one of the core actions of Jesus at the…

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A Spring Heart

September 10, 2021

‘The book of longings’ by Sue Monk Kidd is set in the time of Jesus and, although a fictionalised account, some of the historical detail…

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Caring for those who cared

September 3, 2021

“Support your priests with love and prayers, that they may always be shepherds after Christ’s heart.” Pope Francis This Sunday we celebrate Father’s…

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From the Parish House

September 3, 2021

This Sunday’s gospel is the passage from Mark chapter 7:31-37.  It is the story of Jesus healing a man who was both deaf and had…

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Parishes in Partnership

September 3, 2021

As our Parish Communities are aware, the Melbourne Archdiocese in 2020 proposed a plan that would see the Parishes of Camberwell Deepdene, Balwyn and Surrey…

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Sign of Peace

The Sign of Peace

September 3, 2021

The Sign of Peace was originally placed after the Prayer of the Faithful and before the Preparation of the Gifts.  This is still the case…

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