A MESSAGE FROM FR PAUL

COVID-19 is disrupting our communities and our lifestyles and causing anxiety levels to rise quite a bit. At the same time, there are millions of people all around the world using their brains, initiative, humour and compassion to reach out to others to ensure they...

St Raphael’s Parish Liturgy Weekend

Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th June Everyone is invited to this conference The theme of the Conference is: Liturgy – Strength for Mission building on the 2014 liturgy conference in Cowra. The keynote presentations and workshops will explore different aspects of the...
The Con’s Early Music Ensemble on Tour

The Con’s Early Music Ensemble on Tour

As part of our renewed commitment to regional NSW and the many conservatoriums that are connected to the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, we are delighted to announce our Early Music Ensemble will be touring to the Blue Mountains, Bathurst and Orange in late October....

Spirituality in the Pub – October

Sisters of Mercy, 150 years in Bathurst. Celebration of an extraordinary journey of mercy for Bathurst Diocese TUESDAY, 25th October 2016 7.30 – 9.00pm at the Oxford Hotel, 170 William Street, Bathurst “Who are we as Sisters of Mercy?” is the topic of...

Cathedral Restoration – Parish Consultation

You are invited to take part in a process of consultation and discussion about the Cathedral restoration regarding proposed changes to the interior of the Cathedral and the landscaping around the Cathedral. There are two ways to join in the discussion. A DISPLAY WILL...

Prayer Bytes 1

Prayer Bytes – Other approaches to personal prayer For many of us, prayer is usually just turning up to Mass on Sunday, the occasional prayer during the day – particularly if things are not going well – and, when we remember it, a final prayer at...