WOJ Epiphany of the Lord , Year A

By |2019-12-27T16:48:56+10:00December 27th, 2019|Categories: Advent & Christmas, Memes, Special Feasts, Words of Jesus|Tags: , , , , |

“Where is the newborn king of the Jews? We saw his star at its rising and have come to do him homage.” (Matt:2:2) Feel free to share “Words of Jesus” with your networks: Tweet or post to social media Include in your organisation’s bulletin Add to your slides for reflection on the Sunday readings Print

WOJ Christmas Day, Year A

By |2019-12-18T13:23:18+10:00December 18th, 2019|Categories: Advent & Christmas, Articles, Memes, Special Feasts, Words of Jesus|Tags: , , , , , |

The word was made flesh, he lived among us, and we saw his glory, full of grace and truth (John 1:14) Feel free to share “Words of Jesus” with your networks: Tweet or post to social media Include in your organisation’s bulletin Add to your slides for reflection on the Sunday readings Print for staff

WOJ Christ the King, Year C

By |2019-11-15T10:11:35+10:00November 15th, 2019|Categories: Memes, Special Feasts, Words of Jesus|Tags: , , , , , , |

I promise you, today will be with me in paradise (Jesus, Luke 23:43) Photo by Yoann Boyer on Unsplash Feel free to share “Words of Jesus” with your networks: Tweet or post to social media Include in your organisation’s bulletin Add to your slides for reflection on the Sunday readings Print for staff inspiration Add to your email

WOJ Easter, Year C

By |2019-04-12T13:58:09+10:00April 12th, 2019|Categories: Memes, Special Feasts, Words of Jesus|

"Yes, it is true. The Lord has risen…. and they told their story of what had happened and how they had recognised him at the breaking of the bread." (Lk 24: 34-35) Photo by Martin on Unsplash Feel free to share “Words of Jesus” with your networks: Tweet or post to social media Include in your organisation’s bulletin

Immaculate Conception

By |2018-11-23T14:57:07+10:00November 25th, 2018|Categories: Articles, Rituals & Prayer, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , |

Many people confuse the Immaculate Conception with Jesus’ conception (which is called a virgin conception or virgin birth). The Immaculate Conception, in fact, refers to Mary’s conception in the womb of her mother (Anne). However, unlike regular conceptions, Mary was conceived without sin (that’s the ‘immaculate’ part) due to the intervention by God that protected

King of Kings

By |2018-11-06T10:43:57+10:00November 6th, 2018|Categories: Activities, Articles, Rituals & Prayer, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , |

The word: Pilate asked Jesus, “Are you the King of the Jews?” Jesus said, “My kingdom does not belong to this world; if it did, my followers would fight to keep me from being taken by the authorities. You say that I am a king. I was born and came into the world for this

Gingerbread Nativity 2

By |2017-10-31T23:35:32+10:00October 26th, 2017|Categories: Activities, Articles, Craft, Recipes, Seasonal, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , |

Give the classic gingerbread house a Christian twist and make it a gingerbread nativity scene, complete with a Star of David and babe in a manger. Superstar mum Katarina Doyle shows you how: Fun with fondant Make your own gingerbread nativity You’ll need: 1 x large chopping board or cake board 2 x quantities of

Meeting needs today

By |2017-09-08T03:32:16+10:00September 22nd, 2017|Categories: Articles, Special Feasts|

Probably the most well-known saying of St Mary MacKillop is, “Never see a need without doing something about it”. - MM. (1871). The ongoing legacy of the Sisters of St Joseph of the Sacred Heart still focusses primarily on education, even though a variety of ministries throughout Australia and beyond occupy the Sisters and their

A life of Service: St Mary Mack for kids

By |2017-09-08T03:29:40+10:00September 20th, 2017|Categories: Articles, Lifestyle, Special Feasts|

When Alexander and Flora MacKillop welcomed their first baby, Mary Helen, into the world in the bedroom of their little house in Melbourne they must have thought she was very special.They could not have guessed in a million years how many people would agree – all over the country and around the whole world! We