News and events

Building Community to Enrich Parish Life

14 Apr 2018 | Various activities throughout the year serve to bring our parish community closer together. In so doing, we enrich the life of the parish! We are always open to hear from you with possibilities for improving and re-invigorating these connections. In … Continue reading

Anzac Day – Sharing Our Story

12 Apr 2018 | Sharing the Story It is more than a hundred years since St Canice’s, (then just twenty-five years-old in 1914), began seeing some of its members going off to war. We of the later generations have been presented daily with messages … Continue reading

David’s Place

08 Apr 2018 | ST CANICE’S WELCOMES DAVID’S PLACE AS ANOTHER INTEGRAL PART OF OUR PARISH COMMUNITY For the past 19 years, David’s Place has been a centre of light, community, prayer and spirituality for Sydney’s homeless and those living on the margins. Under … Continue reading

Good Friday Drama

30 Mar 2018 | An interactive Liturgy of the Word truly involved all present at the 3pm Service at St Canice’s this afternoon. Twelve parishioners assumed active roles in a dramatisation of the Passion of our Lord Jesus Christ, with the whole congregation joining … Continue reading

Mary McAleese “The time is now for change in the Catholic Church”

14 Mar 2018 | Listen! This is a most enlightening talk by an eminent leader on the importance of the role of women in the Church. Voices of Faith Published on Mar 9, 2018 Mary McAleese grew up the eldest of nine children in … Continue reading

Who was Mary Magdalene?

11 Mar 2018 | In the week in which we are honouring International Women’s Day . . . Who was Mary Magdalene? What do we know about her? And how do we know it? These questions resurface with the release of a new movie, … Continue reading

LGBT Catholics – the Church is your home

11 Mar 2018 | LGBT Catholics, the church is your home. You are baptised. You are a member of the church. At your baptism, Jesus himself called you to be a member of the church. So don’t let anyone else tell you otherwise, or … Continue reading

Learning our Voice

11 Mar 2018 | To the issues of today, we seek to speak a word, a word not our own, but a Word that has been pronounced to us, the Word of revelation, the Word of God. Given that it is not a Word … Continue reading

Parish Retreat – 10 and 11 March 2018

25 Jan 2018 | Parish Retreat: In the third week of the Spiritual Exercises of St Ignatius, the pilgrim who walks the Exercises will enter a room that is filled with his own history. ‘How can I,’ we ask, ‘accompany You, You who has … Continue reading

Christmas and New Year Mass Times 2017

04 Dec 2017 | Christmas 2017 Mass Times