Catholic Schools Sunday

  Today, as Catholic Schools we join with the Church in celebrating the Solemnity of the Ascension of our Lord and Catholic Schools Sunday. In our schools and in our homes we might feel tempted to stand looking up at the sky as the disciples did thinking that...

Synod on the Family

The SACBC has  sent out a questionnaire  asking the laity for responses on  some aspects of  Family  Life issues identified from the preparatory Synod held in Rome last year. All parishioners are invited to respond albeit that the time allotted is very short-13th...

Thanksgiving Sunday

THANKSGIVING MASS on 7th December  at 9.00 am The parish has celebrated a Thanksgiving mass for the past 2 years and this year we would like to make the 2014 Thanksgiving ceremony truly representative of ALL nations and persons present in our Maryvale parish....

Coming late to Mass

Have you noticed how coming late to mass impacts on so many aspects of your growth as a member of the Eucharistic Community ?  The Liturgy committee agreed to address this situation and offer some thoughts on the matter. Why is coming late a problem?   At the outset...