Homilies

How you can continue to financially support the parish

27 March 2020

We are truly overwhelmed by the number of parishioners who have contacted us over the past few days asking for ways in which they can continue to financially support the works of the parish. Due to this, we have provided below how you may wish to continue to send your offerings should you wish to…

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PARISH AT YOUR PLACE

27 March 2020

Since you can’t come to the parish, the parish will come to you! With the difficulties we are all facing at the moment and without the use of our churches we all need to find ways to continue to participate in the life of the parish and to feel as though we are part of…

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WATCH DAILY MASS ONLINE

27 March 2020

We are pleased to have recently launched the Granville Catholic Community Youtube Channel. We encourage you to visit the channel and subscribe to the page, particularly at this time in order to watch the weekday and weekend Masses offered from our very own parish churches. The Mass will be available to watch every day from…

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Pray with the Granville Catholic Community

25 March 2020

With the temporary closure of churches and suspension of public Masses and devotions, many Catholics are looking for ways to utilise technology to nourish their faith. The Granville Catholic Community has already developed several ways for you to access resources and devotional material as a means to enhance your Catholic faith beyond the boundaries of…

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Granville Catholic Community – A Long and Shared History

21 March 2020

A Long and Shared History Holy Family Parish and Holy Trinity Parish have a shared history with both being one parish for sixty years. As time moved on and as the circumstances changed, they were formed into two parishes and then as times changed again the two parishes were twinned and drawn together again in…

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TEMPORARY ADDITIONAL HOLY MASS TIMES

19 March 2020

The Diocese of Parramatta, in accordance with the directives of the federal government, have limited attendance at all Masses held indoors to 100 people. So that we can continue to have Mass in our parish additional Mass times will be available on Saturdays and Sundays. The schedule of these Masses is given below and will…

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Trinitarians Celebrate 8 Years

25 February 2020

Written by Rosette Chidiac Last week, Trinitarians Youth Ministry celebrated their 8th Anniversary. They marked 8 years of coming together in prayer, to deepen their faith, and grow in friendship. The Trinitarians celebrated on Sunday, 23rd of February, with Holy Mass at Holy Family Church, followed by dinner and discussion in the Parish Office. Working…

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The History of Shrove Tuesday

24 February 2020

Originally featured in the Granville Catholic Church Record (23/02/2020)  In Australia and Britain the day preceding Ash Wednesday is popularly known as Shrove Tuesday. It is also frequently called Pancake Tuesday or Fat Tuesday as well as by its Latin name, Mardi Gras, which when translated from the French also means “Fat Tuesday.” But it…

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Ash Wednesday Mass Times

19 February 2020

Join the Granville Catholic Community on Wednesday, 26th February as we begin the Holy Season of Lent with Ash Wednesday 4 Masses will will be available throughout the day across the parish at the following times: Holy Trinity Church 8:00am 7:30pm Holy Family Church 9:15am 6:00pm A reminder that Ash Wednesday is also a day…

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The month of February – In honour of the Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph

07 February 2020

The Most of Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph The month of February is dedicated to the Holy Family. The special devotion which proposes the Holy Family of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph as the model of virtue of all Christian households began in the 17th century. It started almost simultaneously in Canada and France:…

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