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Masses Cancelled from 9 – 11 January 2021.

Residents of the Greater Brisbane area are advised to stay home from 6.00pm on Friday January 8 until 6.00pm on Monday January 11. This applies to residents of Brisbane, Logan, Ipswich, Moreton and Redlands. As this includes the Grovely-Samford & Mitchelton parishes, Masses will be cancelled during this time. Masses will resume on Tuesday 12 January 2021 unless otherwise advised. ...

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Masses Cancelled During Weekend COIVID-19 Lockdown

Residents of the Greater Brisbane area are advised to stay home from 6.00pm on Friday January 8 until 6.00pm on Monday January 11. This applies to residents of Brisbane, Logan, Ipswich, Moreton and Redlands. As this includes the Grovely-Samford & Mitchelton parishes, Masses will be cancelled during this time. Masses will resume on Tuesday 12 January 2021 unless otherwise advised. ...

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St Vincent de Paul Seeking Donations

The St Vincent de Paul Society in Australia has more than 60,000 members and volunteers, who work hard to assist people in need and combat social injustice across Australia. Internationally, the Society operates in 140 countries and has over 800,000 members. The local St Vincent de Paul Conferences at St Williams, Grovely and Our Lady of Dolours, Mitchelton, rely on donations from ...

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Join our Community Prayer Space

This prayer space has been created for all members of our community to pray together for each other, each other’s intentions and the intentions of our broader and global community. You are invited to submit a prayer/s to be published on this page. When writing your prayer, we ask you to please consider your privacy and the privacy of those you ...

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Join the Parish Facebook Page and Stay Connected

You are invited to join the Catholic Parishes of Grovely-Samford and Mitchelton Facebook page. Click through to: https://www.facebook.com/gsmparishes/ We’re just getting going, it’ll be a way for parishioners and friends to share faith and community, especially at a time when we can’t gather.

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Servanthood in Strange Times

by Sarah Matthews On first reflection Holy Thursday this year provides yet another opportunity for COVID-19 cognitive dissonance. Across the scriptures on Holy Thursday, Jesus provides his disciples and their descendants for over 2,000 years, two opportunities for communion with him.  Through receiving him in the Eucharist and the demonstration of tender care through the washing of feet, we are ...

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Parish Office Hours Christmas Season

The Parish Office will be closed from December 23 to January 11. In the event of emergency, call the parish office and your call will be redirected to a priest’s mobile. Please make your Mass bookings in advance, especially if your preferred method is via phone or email. Otherwise, book online or sign in via the QR code at the ...

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Sacramental Program News

The program will be in recess from December until the end of January. On behalf of the Sacramental team, Jan, Carmen, Annette, Lynn, Michelle, Hazel and Mary we would like to wish you a great relaxing holiday. A very happy and holy advent and Christmas season to one and all. With peace and Blessings, Marie-Louise F SingsonSacramental Coordinator

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Christmas Mass Times

As COVID restrictions continue to ease in QLD, please see Mass times for Christmas below: St Williams, Grovely:Christmas Eve 5.00pm, 7.00pm and 10.00pm. Christmas Day 7.00am and 9.00am. Sacred Hart, Samford: Christmas Eve 7.00pm.Christmas Day 8.00am. Our Lady of Dolours, Mitchelton: Christmas Eve 4.00pm. Christmas Day 8.00am. It is necessary to register. The number of seats available will be limited ...

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Christmas Day Lunch

Join us for a day of yummy food, cheerful entertainment, good company and all round good fun on Christmas Day Friday 25 December in the St Mary MacKillop Centre from 12pm to 3pm. We are taking bookings in the parish office now – please call 3355 2667 or drop in to find out more. Due to COVID-19 Bookings are essential. ...

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