We tend to think of Jesus, Mary and Joseph as a model family. But I suspect this Holy Family was like most families – they, like most families, had more than their share of worries, disappointments, despair and anxiety. After all Joseph married Mary and... read more
We celebrate the Feast of the Holy Name of Jesus on Thursday 3rd January. In 1274 Pope Gregory X urged to Dominican Fathers to spread a special devotion to the Holy Name of Jesus. Nevertheless it was two Franciscan Friars, St Bernardine of Siena and St Jo... read more
DURING 2018 THE FOLLOWING SPECIAL FRIENDS AND FAMILY MEMBERS WERE SENT TO GOD FROM ST PATRICK’S PARISH IN 2018. WE REMEMBER THEM AGAIN AS THE 2018 YEAR COMES TO A CLOSE Gerald Gleeson; Alex Secchiaroli; Margaret Howland; Julie Kempthorne; Peter White; B... read more
Leonie and Bill will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary (the golden one!) on 28th December 2018. CONGRATULATIONS TO THEM BOTH!
Margaret and John will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on 3rd January 2019 CONGRATULATIONS TO THEM BOTH!