We have the following announcements for this week:


  1. Mathruvedi- Advent Drive: Mathruvedi will be organising the collection of non-perishable items as part of a charity drive during the Advent season. Please drop off any items you wish to donate during the church services or to the homes of any of the Mathruvedi members.
  1. Reflection on questions for the Fifth Major Archiepiscopal Assembly: Following Holy Qurbana at each centre, we will be splitting into groups to discuss the six focus questions which will be used as the basis for consultations during the Major Archiepiscopal Assembly. Please read through the questions and meditate on them before attending the discussion. 
  1. Residential Retreat:Fr Daniel Poovanathil and Team will lead a residential retreat from 28th June to 1st July 2024. Encouraging our parishioners to make use of this opportunity and register as soon as possible. Registration link: https://www.alphonsacathedral.church/retreat/

Weekly Services:

  1. Tuesday 28th NovemberHoly Qurbana will be at 9:30amat Reservoir Chapel(71 Whitelaw Street, Reservoir, 3073). 
  1. Wednesday 29th NovemberAdoration and Holy Qurbana at Our Lady’s Parish, Craigieburn (171 Craigieburn Rd, Craigieburn VIC 3064from6:30pm,with Holy Qurbana at 7:00pm, followed by Novena to St Joseph.
  1. Thursday 30th November (Feast Day of  St Andrew, the Apostle)Holy Qurbana will be at 9:30amat Reservoir Chapel(71 Whitelaw Street, Reservoir, 3073). 
  1. Friday 1stDecemberThis Fridaymarks the First Friday of December. We shall begin our vigil services at 7:00pm. At around 8:00pm we will have Holy Qurbana followed by Adoration until 10:00pm at St. Stephen’s Church (71 Whitelaw Street, Reservoir, 3073). Confession facilities will be available. 
  1. Saturday 2nd December (Feast Day of St Francis Xavier)Holy Qurbana will be at 9:30amat Reservoir Chapel (71 Whitelaw Street, Reservoir, 3073). 
  1. Sunday 3rd DecemberThis Sunday is theFirst Sunday of Annunciation. There will be no catechism classes from this week as our Catechism year has officially come to a close. Following Holy Qurbana at each centre, please stay back to participate in the discussion of the reflection questions.

Reservoir- St Stephen’s Church (71 Whitelaw Street, Reservoir):

10:00am: Holy Qurbana 

Roxburgh Park- Good Samaritan Chapel (1/29 Southern Cross Dr, Roxburgh Park):

5:00pm: Holy Qurbana

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