Catholic Enquiry Group

The Catholic Enquiry Group will begin a new cycle starting on Tuesday 1 October at 7:30pm – 8:45pm. This group is for adults who wish to enquire into or prepare to be received into the Church and become Catholic. This program also takes the place of RCIA....

History of our Parish

With the growth of Annerley in the early 1900’s, Catholics who were having to walk more than five kilometers to St Joseph Church Kangaroo Point, approached the then archbishop, James Duhig, who purchased land in October 1912, and then blessed the newly...
Weekly Sunday Vespers

Weekly Sunday Vespers

We are excited to announce that from the 24 March the Brisbane Oratory will now have weekly Vespers at 4:00pm on Sundays. Vespers is the evening prayer of the Church and comes from the Divine Office, which is the official prayer book of the Church. From the very...
New Acolytes: Witnessing to Christ

New Acolytes: Witnessing to Christ

Recently, Archbishop Mark Coleridge instituted Brothers Tyson, Conor, and Matthew into the Ministry of Acolyte, a necessary step on the path to ordination, along with the Ministry of Lector which the Brothers received last year. As Acolytes, the brothers are called...

Musical Oratory: The Seven Last Words

Sunday 25 March at 3:00pm, Mary Immaculate Church, 616 Ipswich Rd, Annerley. Musical Oratory is an inspiration from St Philip Neri, who sought to use music to help encourage devotion and prayer. This lent, we would like to invite you to a special Musical Oratory...

Big events happening at the Brisbane Oratory in 2018

Saturday May 26th this year will see the third anniversary of our establishment as an Oratorian community-in-formation by Archbishop Coleridge.  We will celebrate this day, Saint Philip Neri’s feast day, with a Solemn High Mass at 7:00pm that evening (following the...