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Priestly jubilees

Priests and deacons celebrating significant ordination milestones in 2021 were honoured at the Jubilarians Mass in St Francis Xavier’s Cathedral on October 21.

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Everybody hurts sometimes

Irish parish priest Father Ray Kelly gave a moving rendition of the R.E.M. song Everybody Hurts in Britain’s Got Talent last month. He even received a standing ovation from the judges and audience.


Clergy appointments

Father Michael Musyoka Kyumu will take over as parish priest of Brighton and Hallett Cove in September, following the retirement of Monsignor Ian Dempsey.


New faces for parishes

There will be new faces at several suburban and rural parishes next year following clergy appointments announced earlier this month.