Burbury - Extraordinary Missionary Month

Where?What's happening?Details
April – August 2019Bunbury Diocesan children and youth – students, parish groups, individualsBaptised and Sent Song Competition
Young people to 19 years of age invited to write a song for Extraordinary Missionary Month.
Thursday July 4, 5.30pm-8.30pmSt Patrick’s Cathedral Parish Hall, BunburyA Life for Love Twilight RetreatPlease register
Throughout the year retreats / workshopsVarious locationsMyers Briggs and Mission – how am I called to live out mission; how are we called, in our diversity, to live out mission.Contract Diocesan Director for details
Throughout the year retreats / workshopsVarious locationsSt Therese of Lisieux Retreat – Patron Saint of Missionaries – feast day 1 October.Contract Diocesan Director for details
October: Extraordinary Missionary MonthVarious locations
Celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the Apostolic Letter Maximum Illud - "that momentous and holy charge" found in Mark 16:15: "Go into the whole world and preach the gospel to all creation."

Praying the Mission Rosary – parish and school groups and individuals

Various reflections and discussions at parish and group level
September to NovemberSchools and Catechists ClassesWorld Mission Month Schools ResourceTeaching and learning resource for Mission. Including liturgy, prayer, advocacy and fundraising materials and activities. A great resource for celebrating mission.
September to OctoberSocial Media#MYMISSION global movementA social media movement inviting all to express 'My mission is ...' and share it as an extraordinary act of international solidarity for mission. Pope Francis will support this campaign with his own message.
September to NovemberParishes and local communitiesWorld Mission AppealAn opportunity to celebrate the universality of mission at Mass through prayer and financial support for the work of global mission throughout the world, with special focus on India and Ghana.
OctoberIndividuals, small groups and staffs in the home, parishes, schools, Catholic agencies, and local communities‘Our Life is Mission’ resourceA small group discussion and reflection resource with a variety of activities for prayer, reflection and discussion. A core component is a four-part prayer and reflection series based on the four Sunday Gospels of October.

Contract Diocesan Director for details or to register - Deborah Robertson Or 0474 928 765

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