Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth

  • Sr Sophie Boffa makes her first vows

    Sr Sophie Boffa makes her first vows...
  • National Vocations Awareness Week: Sr Lucyna Fraczek

    National Vocations Awareness Week: 6-13 August 2017 Sr Lucy Fraczek CSFN is Australian Provincial Leader of the Australian Province of the Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth. In her early years after taking her temporary vows, Sr Lucy spent two years at the General House of the Congregation...
  • News & Events Weekly update

    Discernment Afternoon for the Permanent Diaconate Single men and married couples aged 35-55 who are interested in the ordained ministry of the permanent deacon are invited to a discernment afternoon on Sunday 2 April 2017 to meet the permanent diaconate vocations team. The discernment program consists of five sessions...
  • News & Events Weekly Update

    LIFTED Breakfast with the Bishop: 4 March 2017 Catholic Youth Parramatta invites secondary school students (16+), youth and young adults to breakfast with Bishop Vincent Long OFM Conv. Join us as we ‘launch into the deep’ this 2017! Cost: $5 donation towards a full buffet breakfast. From 9.00am-11.30am at...
  • News & Events Weekly Update

    Natural Fertility Natural Fertility Services (NFS) has recently moved to the diocesan Life, Marriage & Family Office. NFS promotes natural fertility awareness and provides couples with access to three methods for practising responsible parenthood. For more details visit www.parralmf.org.au/nfs If you are interested in becoming an educator in this...
  • Bishop Vincent Long’s Diary

    Sunday 5 February 2017 Celebrates Pontifical Mass of the 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time at St Thomas Aquinas Parish, Springwood, at 9.45am. Tuesday 7 February 2017 Attends an Ecumenical Service for the commencement of the Law Term at Leigh Memorial Church, Parramatta, at 9am. Tuesday 7 February 2017 Convenes...
  • Bishop Vincent Long’s Diary

    Sunday 22 January 2017 Celebrates Solemn Pontifical Mass for the 3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time at St Patrick’s Cathedral, Parramatta, at 11am. Wednesday 25 January 2017 Delivers an address at the Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta System Leadership Day. Sunday 29 January 2017 Celebrates Pontifical Mass of the 4th...
  • Sisters are blessed by his love

    By Sr Margaret Kozub CSFN, Catholic Outlook, December 2016 Pope Francis asked consecrated men and women to look at the past with gratitude, to live the present with passion and to embrace the future with hope, and we do it. On 29 October 2016, three Sisters of the Holy...
  • Bishop Vincent’s homily

    Homily given by Most Rev Vincent Long OFM Conv, Bishop of Parramatta Holy Mass for Various Occasions on the 25th Anniversary of Religious Profession of Sr Grace, Sr Paula and Sr Lucyna of the Holy Family Sisters, Our Lady of Czestochowa, Queen of Poland War Memorial Chapel, Marayong, Saturday...