News and events

The Jesuits in East Timor

24 May 2017 | Fr Joaquim Sarmento has been acting as an agent of God’s mercy since 1999. He is one of 20 Jesuits working to transform lives in Timor-Leste. Here he describes his life and work. “I still remember the words of Jesus … Continue reading

Heart and Hand 2 – Concert of Opera + Song – Sunday 28 May 2017

25 Apr 2017 |                                 THIS CONCERT WILL SUPPORT ST CANICE’S KITCHEN AND THE RAILACO JESUIT MISSION CLICK HERE to go to St Canice’s Kitchen webpage and learn more … Continue reading

A Memorial Mass for Rev Fr Aloysius Maria Ardi Handojoseno SJ

10 Apr 2017 | A Memorial Mass for Rev Fr Aloysius Maria Ardi Handojoseno SJ will be celebrated at The Parish of our Lady of the Way, St Mary’s North Sydney on Wednesday 12 April @ 7.00pm. ////// Ardi Handojoseno SJ PhD REQUIESCANT IN … Continue reading

Canice Kitchen Outreach

23 Mar 2017 | A group of twenty parishioners gathered in the church hall on a very wet Wednesday evening this past week for what proved to be an enlightening exchange of ideas from those working at the coal face and from an articulate … Continue reading

Holy Week and Easter Timetable 2017

22 Mar 2017 | Please click on link to see Timetable. 2017 St Canice’s Easter service timetable

A Welcome to our LGBTI Community

21 Mar 2017 | The First Lane Fr Jim starts off his lengthy but engaging article saying, “Let us take a walk on the first lane of the bridge, the one leading from the institutional church to the L.G.B.T. community, and reflect on “respect, … Continue reading

International Women’s Day

09 Mar 2017 |     Recently I led a women’s spirituality retreat. What spurred me on to do that was twofold: an abiding interest in women and their ‘being’ and a memory/ recognition that surprised me.   I saw a purchase I had … Continue reading

New Parish Council

26 Feb 2017 | A new Parish Council – renewing governance in our parish We invite you to review the attachments that follow to better understand why the need to renew the Council and the process for renewing it. Please click on link below.   … Continue reading

Refreshing and insightful comments on the St Canice experience from a UNSW student from China

26 Feb 2017 |   St Canice’s is a vibrant community in an edgy and tough part of inner Sydney sharing our faith, hope and love, especially with the poor, lonely and marginalised. It is very refreshing and insightful to read the comments about … Continue reading

Railaco – Making A Difference

26 Feb 2017 | Thank you for your support in improving children’s lives in Railaco East Timor Making a difference through quality education The Jesuit secondary school (NOSSEF) Railaco in the District of Ermera East Timor, an initiative of sister parish St Canice’s in … Continue reading