Spiritual Exercises for Daily Life

Spiritual Exercises for Daily Life

The Spiritual Exercises of St Ignatius, 19th Annotation Retreat in Daily Life, are to be offered at the Oratory. The dynamic of the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius is a process towards interior freedom: Freedom from whatever burdens and constrains the soul and...

The Oratory Dinner and Dance Review

We recently celebrated our major fundraising and social event of the year with a dinner and dance at Riverside Receptions, New Farm.  235 people created a very happy buzz at what seems to have been an enjoyable night for those present.  Our final tally indicates that...

Contacting the Oratory

We would like to apologise to anyone who may have called the Oratory recently and had no response. It has come to our attention that our phone line was down, but we are happy to report it is now up and running again.

Young Adults and Youth at the Oratory

When we learn about the Life of St Philip, something that stands out was his concern for aiding young people in holiness. St Philip realised how important it is to help young people to grow in their faith and virtue while they are still young! Often Philip could be...

A New Novice for the Brisbane Oratory

During the Octave of Pentecost and the evening before St Philip’s day, we joyfully received a new member into our congregation!  Hung Nguyen, originally from Adelaide and more recently from Melbourne, has been an enquirer to our community for some time.  In recent...
Mass and Supper on St Philip’s Day

Mass and Supper on St Philip’s Day

On the 26th of May 2018 the Brisbane Oratory celebrated St. Philip Neri’s feast day with a Solemn High Mass. The feast day of the Oratory’s holy founder carries an extra significance for our community as it is also the anniversary of our establishment by Archbishop...