Parish News

First Parish Pilgrimage Retreat Day Review

18 September 2019

On Saturday, 14th September, parishioners and visitors joined together to honour the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross. The day commenced with Holy Mass at 1pm at Holy Family Church where new altar linens that were donated by a family of the parish for the side altars of the church were also blessed.…

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Outdoor Movie Night – Friday 27th September

05 September 2019

We will be holding our first ever outdoor family movie night on Friday, 27 September in the grounds of Holy Family Primary School. If you would like to be there then make sure you register! You can register online by clicking on the Outdoor Movie Night banner located on the home page of our website.…

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5 Ways to Honour Our Lady of Sorrows at Granville

02 September 2019

September traditionally honours Our Lady of Sorrows. The title of our Blessed Mother, Our Lady of Sorrows, recognises her  suffering through the seven dolors (or seven sorrows) as prophesied by Simeon in the Gospel of Luke; especially the intense suffering and grief during the passion and death of our Lord. The Granville Catholic Community has…

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Month of September – In honour of Our Lady of Sorrows

01 September 2019

The month of September is traditionally dedicated to the Seven Sorrows of Mary with the feast of Our Lady of Sorrows being observed on September 15. The feast of Our Lady of Sorrows commemorates the seven great sorrows which Mary lived in relation to her Son, as they are recorded in the Gospels or through…

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Trinitarians and The Holy Mass

31 August 2019

By John Sleiman During our most recent Trinitarians Youth Ministry meeting we discussed the importance of the Sunday Mass – a topic often brushed off the shoulder because we are all so used to the routine. At the beginning of our meeting we had each person bring forward questions of the church and things we…

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1st Ever Granville Catholic Community Pilgrimage Retreat

09 August 2019

On Saturday, 14 September, as the Church celebrates the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, we will be holding our first annual Parish Pilgrimage Retreat as we walk from Holy Family Church to Holy Trinity Church. The day will begin at 1:00 p.m. with Holy Mass at Holy Family Church before we begin…

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Trinitarians and Keeping Faith when Stressed

29 July 2019

By Elias Sleiman The Trinitarians looked at an important and relevant topic in our latest Friday Night Trinity meeting; Keeping Faith When Feeling Stressed. This is an important topic that can greatly benefit both one’s mental and spiritual health. We began the topic by exploring what stress is and how we deal with stress. For…

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Outdoor Family Movie Night – Coming Soon 27th September

06 July 2019

Save the Date! We are planning an outdoor movie night in the grounds of Holy Family Primary School on Friday, 27 September! This will be a great evening for families to come along and spend a fun night out with others from our parish community to enjoy a family friendly movie outside on a warm…

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Bereavement Support Program Coming in August

04 July 2019

Bereavement Support Program commencing August 2019 CatholicCare Solo Parent Services is commencing a 7 session Bereavement Support Program for men or women whose spouse or partner have died. The Program will be held weekly on Thursdays from 10am – 12pm, in Mackillop Hall, from 8th August to 19th September 2019. There will be an Information…

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Month of July – In honour of the Precious Blood of Our Lord Jesus

03 July 2019

Here’s why July is dedicated to the Precious Blood of Jesus Christ Philip Kosloski | Jul 01, 2019 One particular devotion in the Catholic Church connected to the Passion of Jesus Christ is the honouring of his Precious Blood. It is a recognition of Jesus’ sacrifice and how he spilled his blood for the salvation of…

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