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Gaudate Sunday on 16th Dec. ‘Rejoice!’

We are fortunate to have Pascal as our Cantor from when he was a student at Riverview Jesuit College seven years ago, and now a rising talent at the Opera School at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. The Third Sunday of Advent is Gaudete Sunday, so named from the opening antiphon of the

Sacrament of Confirmation at St Canice’s, 2nd Dec

On this special occasion, Bishop Julian Porteous will be celebrating this important sacrament. Our parish warmly welcomes you and your family to be part of this special occasion. On Sunday the 2nd of December, 2012, St Canice’s Catholic Community will be offering the sacrament of Confirmation to children within our local community. On

Gospel Mass at St Canice’s

As part of the Kings Cross Festival, the Cleftomaniacs sing a selection of songs before Mass, including Southern Spirituals, and Carols in German, French, Spanish and Calypso   Father Chris Jenkins SJ and the whole community of St Canice's was pleased to welcome to the Cleftomaniacs Gospel Singers and many local people, who

Parish Renewal – Gathering III

L to R: Rob Caslick, Care Group; Barbara Campbell, Liturgy Group; Tony Hunt, Faith Formation Group; Eimer Boyle, Outreach Group; Sue Wittenoom, Inclusiveness Group; Chris Gration, Chairman of Parish Pastoral Council; and Father Chris Jenkins S J, Parish Priest. The third and final session of our Parish Renewal Program for 2012 was held

Welcome to Sydney Street Choir

COMMUNITY FROM DAVID”S PLACE & SYDNEY STREET CHOIR WELCOMED AT ST CANICE”S The parishioners of St Canice’s welcomed members of ‘David’s Place’, and we were reminded that the place of the poor is a privileged place to “begin again” to learn to forgive, to be forgiven, to learn not to judge, to find joy in

A Sunday Afternoon of Opera Highlights

Accompanists Ben and Michael and the opera singers Anna, Pascal, Rebecca, Jenny, Audrey Amanda and Daniel with Father Chris Jenkins SJ The afternoon of opera highlights arranged by the Wednesday group of volunteers at St Canice's Kitchen was a resounding success this Sunday afternoon. The acoustics in this 19th century church of St Canice's