Homilies

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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5 Ways to Celebrate Advent at Granville

01 December 2019

Advent is not only a preparation for the celebration of the birth of Christ but also a preparation for the day when our Lord will return. Just as the Archangel Gabriel declared to the Blessed Virgin Mary that the Lord’s name would be Emmanuel— meaning “God is with us”—we await the day when the Angels…

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Trinitarians and Persecuted Christians

30 November 2019

Written by Rafael Tordilla In Australia we are blessed with safety, modern technology, unlimited entertainment, education and an abundance of professional opportunities. We have so many good things surrounding that we often take it for granted and therefore it is easy to forget that religious persecution of Christians is still rampant and has never stopped.…

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A Message From Our ACYF Pilgrims

18 November 2019

Tanya and Belinda Martin   Our names and Tanya and Belinda Martin and we are lucky enough to be the two Trinitarian members to be going to the Australian Catholic Youth Festival this year in Perth.  We have been members of this parish for many years. Many of you may have seen us volunteer at…

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5 Ways To Honour The Month Of Holy Souls At Granville

04 November 2019

The month of November is traditionally dedicated to the Holy Souls in Purgatory. It is a month when the Church commemorates all the departed faithful who have not yet reached heaven. The Granville Catholic Community is offering many opportunities for you to pray for all holy souls, especially your deceased loved ones. Here are 5…

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Trinitarians and the Holy Mass – Part 2

29 October 2019

Written By Brandon Zaiter   On Friday 25/10/2019, the Trinitarians met for their monthly get-together. This month’s topic was a continuation of last month’s “The Holy Mass”, where we were able to ask questions about things we didn’t understand or wanted to learn more about the Holy Mass. We also had guest speakers from Campion…

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Delany College Accepting Enrolments for 2020

23 October 2019

Delany College is now accepting applications for enrolment for 2020. With a focus on equipping students with the skills and knowledge to thrive in a connected and global world, Delany College offers your child a quality Catholic education with a distinct schooling model. Delany College underwent a multi-million dollar refit and rebuild in 2014-2016, and…

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