It’s been 12 months since his pilgrimage from Assisi to Rome but St Francis of Assisi School principal James Meiksans says it is still sinking in.
After 42 years working in Catholic schools, most recently as principal of Nazareth Catholic College, Phil Lewis has begun a new challenge within the education sector.
With 120 parishioners unable to attend Mass and receive the Eucharist, the Glenelg parish has developed a comprehensive ministry of the sick and housebound program.
Having already delivered small wooden holding crosses to more than 700 people, the Plympton and Glenelg parishes’ men’s shed is set to get even bigger in 2019.
On the third Monday of every month, rain, hail or shine, you will be sure to find a group of six dedicated volunteers attending to the St Mary’s Memorial Garden at Our Lady of Victories Church in Glenelg.
When St Mary’s Catholic Church in Bordertown was officially opened and blessed by Archbishop Matthew Beovich on August 22 1969, it came as a great relief to parishioners.