Month: February 2018

BE A HERO…

I would like to congratulate and thank young Chloe from Year 4 at St Thomas’ Primary School who helped us on Monday with an elderly Chinese Lady who had memory problems and could not remember where she lived.  Chloe sat

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PRESENTATION SISTER EILEEN

is now resident at Iona and won’t be coming back to the Convent in Claremont.  Sister is hopeful, however, of being able to attend the weekly Lunch Club gatherings on Wednesdays.  

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PROJECT COMPASSION—FIRST SUNDAY OF LENT:

Janaki is a young entrepreneur from Nepal, who has turned her life around. Growing up in a world of poverty and disadvantage, coupled with a forced marriage at the age of twelve, she was in a very vulnerable position. Even

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED…

We urgently need volunteers to make soup for the supper after the 6.30pm African Choir Mass on every 3rd Sunday of the month.  If you can help, please contact Trish on 0408 073 881 or see her after Mass.  

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WELCOME TO NEW PARISHIONERS…

We take this opportunity to welcome all new parish members.  We hope that you find St Thomas the Apostle a friendly parish community. Please join us after the 7.30am and 9.30am Masses for a ‘cuppa’ in the parish centre.  Say

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Day of Prayer and Fasting for Peace—Friday, 23 February at 6.00pm.

Pope Francis has invited all people of good will to join him in a Special Day of Prayer and Fasting for Peace in war-torn countries, especially South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo. He also invites “non-Catholic and non-Christian brothers and

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KEEP UP-TO-DATE ON THE EUTHANASIA LAWS:

Care for Life” is a new website offering up-to-date information, views and articles about the threat of euthanasia in Western Australia.  The L J Goody Bioethics Centre is a major partner in “Care for Life”.  We are facing a long,

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SATURDAY, 24 FEBRUARY, 5.30PM KIDS’ MASS—SAUSAGE SIZZLE:

The St Thomas’ School Year 5s will be involved in the Liturgy for the 5.30pm Kids’ Mass next Saturday.  After the Mass, please come and join the children and their parents as they host a Sausage Sizzle for the parish

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GOOD NEWS—THE WEDNESDAY LUNCH CLUB

will resume meeting again next Wednesday, 21 February after the 12.30pm Mass that day. You are cordially invited to join this friendly group. All welcome. Good food, great companionship. Come along and have some fun. See you there!  

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ST VINCENT de PAUL SOCIETY…

Dear Parishioners, We would appreciate donations of canned tuna and canned meat. Thank you for all your kind generosity in the past.  We also appreciate the Coles gift cards which we can use to do so much for those in

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