Sanctifying the Lord’s Day

Sanctifying the Lord’s Day

While in the Archdiocese of Brisbane we have been dispensed from assisting at Mass on Sunday, we are still obligated to keep the Lord’s Day Holy, of which Mass is usually one component. We are reminded that on Sunday’s “If because of lack of a sacred minister or for...

Triduum of Prayer to St Joseph

In order to help us prepare for the Feast of St Joseph on Thursday, we will be reciting a prayer to him after all Masses. The practice of three days of special prayers in preparation for the Feast of St Joseph was encouraged by Pope Leo XIII in 1889. We invite you to...

Ash Wednesday

Lent begins today on Ash Wednesday when we recall that we were made from dust and to dust we shall return. During lent let us take up the practice of self-denial, prayer, and almsgiving to help us prepare for Easter. Posted by Maria Rose Anna Photography...

Relics of St Therese of Lisieux & Sts Zelie and Louis Martin

We were blessed to receive the relics of St Therese of Lisieux and her parents. After the Solemn Reception of the Relics, the all night vigil saw many people come and venerate this wonderful saint. More photos can be seen on Facebook here.

Relics of St Therese and more in the Newsletter

In this months Oratory Newsletter we have several important dates to mark and Fr Andrew gives a reflection on the positive influence the Oratory can have on parish life. The relics of Saint Therese of Lisieux and of her parents, Saints Louis and Zelie Martin, will be...