Glenbrook

  • An ecumenical friendship flourishes in Glenbrook

    St Finbars in Glenbrook has been hosting the congregation of St Andrews Uniting Church once a month as their own church was too small for COVID-safe services. Last week St Finbars's Fr Joe preached to the congregation on friendship in Christ....
  • Fr Jolly on mission in the Mountains

      In his typically quiet and reserved manner, Fr Jolly Chacko MS softly recounts his childhood growing up in a devoutly Catholic family from Kerala, India. The son of a farmer and his wife, and one of seven children, they “would pray the daily rosary and evening prayers”. His...
  • Parish profile: Walking with Glenbrook

    Two major anniversaries were celebrated by St Finbar’s Parish at Glenbrook in April. Concluding the 50th anniversary celebrations on 3 April 2016 the parish also celebrated the one-year anniversary of the appointment of their Parish Priest, Fr Jolly Chacko MS, on 18 April 2016. The president of the Parish Pastoral...
  • Death of Rev Fr Brian Clement Larkey

    View photos from the Funeral Mass here: Flickr A retired priest of the Diocese of Parramatta, Fr Brian Larkey, died on Monday 7 December in Concord Hospital. He was 83. The son of Clement and Mary Larkey, he grew up in the Sydney suburb of Belmore with his sisters...