Parish News and Bulletins

30th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year C

30th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year C

    The 2019 Jhb Archdiocese Synod document is available at the back of the church (R10)    The next Justice and Peace Personal Empowerment Workshop, entitled “Can I become my own best friend?” will be offered in the Parish Centre on Saturday 2 November...

29th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year C

29th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year C

John Henry Newman is Declared a Saint   He has given an interesting definition of conscience, which he followed at great cost in his own life: Man has within his breast a certain commanding dictate, not a mere sentiment, not a mere opinion, or impression, or view of...

28th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year C

28th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year C

3 Day Crusade & Revival  from Friday 11 Oct - Sun 13 Oct at Maryvale  The public Rosary for our Country, the Church, an end to Abortion among all our other intentions will be said outside Our Lady of the Wayside Catholic Church, 9 St Mary's Rd, Maryvale, at 12...

Happy Feast Day, Pope Francis!

Happy Feast Day, Pope Francis!

Saint Francis of Assisi abandoned a life of luxury for a life devoted to Christianity after reportedly hearing the voice of God, who commanded him to rebuild the Christian church and live in poverty. He is the patron saint of animals and the environment.

2019 26th Sunday Ordinary time Year C

2019 26th Sunday Ordinary time Year C

Pope at Audience: martyrs ensure growth and fruitfulness to People of God In his catechesis on the Acts of the Apostles at the weekly General Audience, Pope Francis reflects on how the Apostles create the first batch of Deacons, and how one of them, Saint Stephen,...

2019 25th Sunday Ordinary Time Year C

2019 25th Sunday Ordinary Time Year C

Pope at Audience: Holy Spirit gives us courage, helps us discern well In his catechesis on the Acts of the Apostles at the weekly General Audience, Pope Francis says the Holy Spirit gives Christians courage and "the art of discernment" when facing hardship.   By Devin...

2019 24th Sunday Ordinary Time Year C

2019 24th Sunday Ordinary Time Year C

  Pope's homily at Mass in Maputo Quote from the Homily of His Holiness Pope Francis,  Votive Mass for the Progress of PeoplesMaputo, Zimpeto Stadium  Friday, 6 September 2019  “Love one another”, Jesus tells us.  Paul translates this as “clothe yourselves with...

2019 23rd Sunday Ordinary Time Year C

2019 23rd Sunday Ordinary Time Year C

  ‘God Loves You; Rest in His Embrace’ – Heart of Pope’s Message at Interfaith Youth Gathering in Mozambique  Warns Against Resignation & Anxiety, Calling Them ‘Great Enemies of Life’  SEPTEMBER 05, 2019 19:46DEBORAH CASTELLANO LUBOV  “Let me leave you with...

22nd SUNDAY OF ORDINARY TIME Year C

22nd SUNDAY OF ORDINARY TIME Year C

  The Confessions of Saint Augustine, bishop   O Eternal Truth, true love and beloved eternity  Urged to reflect upon myself, I entered under your guidance the innermost places of my being; but only because you had become my helper was I able to do so. I...

2019 21st Sunday Ordinary Time Year C

2019 21st Sunday Ordinary Time Year C

Why We Need the Word of God August 25 will be Bible Sunday. To help us prepare, Br Mike Chalmers CF looks at how Scripture and the Eucharist work together to lead us to Christ. What better way can we prepare for receiving Christ in the Eucharist than to meet him in...

What You Must Know about the Assumption

What You Must Know about the Assumption

The Assumption of Mary into Heaven is the patronal feast of South Africa. On August 15, Catholics around the world mark the feast of the Assumption of Mary — and on Sunday, South African Catholics have a second opportunity to celebrate the country’s patronal feast as in our region it is transferred to the nearest following Sunday.

Teach a Woman a Secret

Teach a Woman a Secret

THE CATHOLIC WOMEN’S LEAGUE MARYVALE Teach a Woman a Secret is a fund raising event. This is the innovation of one of our ladies Mathabo Pebane in conjunction with her team. A brief overview of the CWL The objective of the CWL, as envisaged in our constitution, is,...