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Around the Archdiocese

From beautiful weddings to the Blessing of Cribs and a Mass to celebrate the end of the year for Ministry Formation students, it's been a busy time in the Archdiocese in recent weeks.


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Around the parishes

Mercy Sisters Margaret Adams and Gabrielle Travers were taken back in time at a Mercedes Old Scholars Association Mass last month.


Annual deacons Mass

Adelaide Cathedral parishioner Alfred Donat took an important step on his path to the permanent diaconate when he was installed as a lector on Sunday August 12 by Bishop Greg O’Kelly SJ at the annual Deacons Day Mass in St Francis Xavier’s Cathedral. Alfred is a member of the African choir which sings in the Cathedral parish and a graduate of the Ministry Formation Program.


St Mary MacKillop feast day

Sisters of St Joseph, friends, family and devotees of Mary MacKillop gathered in St Joseph's Chapel, Kensington to celebrate the feast day of Australia's first saint on August 8. The Mass was followed by refreshments in the Bethany Centre. Pictures: Sarah-Jane Herbert