Posts From the monthly archives: "March 2017"


Tim Fahy and Adrian Oulaghan have served the parish for a total of 42 years! Tim has been chairman of the pastoral council at St Peter’s and transferred in that role as the chair of the merged parish of Sancta Maria, a total of 16 years. Likewise, Adrian was chairman of the finance committee…(Read More)


At 5pm Saturday Mass at Sacred Heart Church last weekend, we welcomed Aaron Ness, Claire Whyte, Hansi Kannangara, Isaac Moody and Neil Curtis who have been journeying towards baptism at Easter, and Jonny Hutchison and Yasmin Fenech who will also be welcomed into the Church at the Easter Vigil. On Sunday 5th March, they joined…(Read More)

In early March, a good representation from St. Peter’s Passionist Family Groups gathered at Our Lady Star of the Sea, Sumner with other PFG people from around the diocese for a day of learning, formation and discussion. The presenter was a Passionist priest from Melbourne, Fr. Brian Traynor, CP. His topical subject matter was…(Read More)

On Sunday March 19 at Sacred Heart church 10.30am Mass, we were honoured to host the International President of the St Vincent de Paul Society – Signor Renato Lima de Oliveira. Whilst here Signor Renato unveiled an icon of Venerable Suzanne Aubert in the church (pictured below). The founder of the Society of St Vincent…(Read More)

World Day of Prayer

  The World Day of Prayer was held at Sacred Heart Church on Friday March 3 2017.  The service this year was organised by women of the Philippines.  Thanks to those who organised the day…(Read More)