Melbourne - Events

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September 17The Cathedral Room, Cardinal Knox CentreThank you lunch
For our dedicated team of volunteer Mission speakers
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.
10am-3pm, Tuesday October 1Mary MacKillop Heritage Centre, 362 Albert St, East MelbourneSpirituality DayLoreto Sister Rachel McLoughlin ably facilitates a process whereby lived experience, relationships and spirituality lead to a deeper understanding of mission
Saturday 5 October
Yarra Theological Union Study Centre, 98 Albion Road, Box Hill, Vic. 3128SVD Annual Mission Day
RSVP by 23 September 2019 to:
Vicky Cheung - Tel: 0398900065
Download the brochure
10am-12pm, Saturday October 12NGV, St Kilda RoadNGV EncounterNGV educator David Menzies leads an exploration of the collection of the National Gallery of Victoria through the lens of mission.
9.30am-3pm, Monday October 14
Dorm 1, Abbotsford Convent I St Helier St, AbbotsfordCreative Writing WorkshopStory-telling sits in the heart of our Gospel tradition. Join us in this workshop when we can get our creative juices flowing, and produce works of prose, poetry and parables.
10am-3pm, Thursday October 17Catholic Leadership Centre, Victoria Parade, East MelbournePlenary 2020: Communal DiscernmentJoin Lana Turvey-Collins, National Facilitator of the Plenary Council 2020, in a process of prayer, contemplation, sharing with one another, and seeking God’s direction.
October 20Across the ArchdioceseWorld Mission SundayCelebrated on this day across the globe in Catholic Parishes everywhere. See Pope Francis' World Mission Day Message.
11am, Wednesday October 23St Patrick’s Cathedral, East MelbourneAnnual Children's Mission MassAn open invitation to all schools to mark the Extraordinary Missionary Month by coming together at the Cathedral to celebrate our Catholic identity and shared mission.
6.30pm, Thursday October 24St Mary’s Star of the Sea Church, West MelbourneSix30 Holy HourSix30 Holy Hour is a chance to pray and meet other young people from around Melbourne while listening to beautiful music and great homilies, and spending time in prayer before the Blessed Sacrament. Learn more.