Posts made in July, 2014

Parish Barbeque on Sunday 31 August at 11:30 am

Posted on Jul 31, 2014

You are invited to a Parish Barbeque to gather and spend social time with us. Please note there will be no guest speaker as previously advertised. We look forward to seeing you on Sunday. If you’d like to let us know you will be attending BOOK NOW Parish BBQ  flyer  

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Australian Spirituality: poetry with Lisa Jacobson & Andy Jackson. Wed 27 August 6:30pm

Posted on Jul 27, 2014

Come and join the conversation with Lisa Jacobson and Andy Jackson as they read a selection of their own poems and those by other Australian poets.  Please feel free to invite your friends to this stimulating evening.  You may also like to print copies of this flyer and distribute them in your own communities.   August 2014 poetry flyer BOOK HERE      ...

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Rumi: The Book of Love – Poems of Ecstasy and Longing. Tuesday 19 August 4:30 – 6:00

Posted on Jul 19, 2014

Spiritual Reading Group: With Donna Ward on Tuesday 19th August. In this session participants will be introduced to a selection of Rumi’s poems translated and edited by one of the world’s most respected translators and readers of Rumi, Coleman Barks. The poems in this collection range from the ′wholeness′ one experiences with a true lover, to the grief of a lover′s loss, and all the states in between: from the madness of sudden love to the shifting of a romance to deep friendship. The poems selected for discussion will cover all ′the magnificent regions of the heart′.  [This collection is...

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Pilgrimage – Beyond Tourism Tuesday 5 August, 7-9pm

Posted on Jul 5, 2014

It’s not the destinations we seek but the heart we bring to them that matter.  Can travel be spiritual? Join Michael Smith SJ, Sally Diserio and Ann Rochford to explore the increasingly popular pilgrimage experience. Pilgrimage is not tourism. A tourist looks outside. A pilgrim looks inside first and foremost. A pilgrimage is a way to come home to God. Sally Diserio: “Sally has participated in each of the Carmelite pilgrimages to date and each year has found it to be a rich and valuable experience. Sally reflects that Pilgrimage need not be so much about geographic location, but the...

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