Easter

  • Bishop Vincent Long’s Diary

    Friday 31 March 2017 Presides at a Penitential Service for the Elect at St Patrick’s Cathedral, Parramatta, at 7.30pm. Saturday 1 April 2017 Celebrates Pontifical Vigil Mass for the Fifth Sunday of Lent at St Bernadette’s Parish, Lalor Park, at 6.00pm. Sunday 2 April 2017 Celebrates Pontifical Mass for...
  • MEDIA STATEMENT

    Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Baulkham Hills is saddened by the car accident which has occurred inside our church today. Our thoughts and prayers are with our parishioners, especially those that might have been injured and are visibly shaken as a result of this accident. We are grateful...
  • Holy Week and Easter Mass Times

    For a full list of Holy Week and Easter Mass times in Catholic parishes across Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains, click here....
  • Cleanse our Hearts with Your Mercy

    By Ben Smith, Director of the Family & Life Office, Diocese of Parramatta Posted on 18 March 2016 The Diocese of Parramatta’s Family & Life Office has developed Cleanse our Hearts with Your Mercy, a Family Lenten/Easter Program for parishes and schools. This program has been designed for families to...
  • PALM SUNDAY IN PARRAMATTA

    Don’t forget this Sunday is Palm Sunday in Catholic parishes across Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains. As part of Holy Week ceremonies, the Parramatta CBD will come to a standstill as 1,000 Catholics from Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains conduct their annual Palm Sunday procession. The pilgrims...
  • Holy Week Ceremonies, Reconciliation and Easter Masses

    Palm Sunday Procession, World Youth Day Mass & Event on Sunday 20 March 2016 Join us at Parramatta Town Hall at 5pm on Palm Sunday as we close Church Street and process through the CBD towards St Patrick’s Cathedral. All priests are welcome but especially our World Youth Day...
  • Our Lenten journey doesn’t end with Good Friday

    Posted on 1 March 2016 Catholic Outlook, Volume 19, March 2016 Dear Brothers and Sisters, I have previously raised in this column the changing landscape in terms of modern communication. It is not only the omnipresence in our lives now of the World Wide Web, smart phones, tablets and...
  • Cleanse our Hearts with Your Mercy

    By Ben Smith, Director of the Family & Life Office Posted on 18 February 2016 This year the Diocese of Parramatta’s Family & Life Office has developed Cleanse our Hearts with Your Mercy, a Family Lenten/Easter Program for parishes and schools in Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains. Most...
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