Our Lady of Mount Carmel is a Catholic faith community in Coorparoo, in the Archdiocese of Brisbane. The parish has been in the care of the Carmelite Friars since 1937.
RELICS OF ST THERESE OF LISIEUX
For the first time in 18 years, the relics of St Thérèse of Lisieux, one of the most popular saints of modern times, will visit Australia next year on a four-month pilgrimage with her parents, saints Louis and Zelie Martin.
Our Lady of Mt Carmel Parish will be the first place in for her to come here in Brisbane in 2020.
St Thérèse is one of the patron saints of mission. St Thérèse loved the work of mission and wanted to travel to spread the gospel all over the world and show how Jesus loves all people. Thérèse was born in France on January 2nd, 1873. She was the last of nine children born to Louis and Zelie Martin although only five of those children lived to reach adulthood.
Thursday 6th February
4pm Prayer of Welcome
6:30pm Veneration of Relics
8:30pm Evening Prayer in the spirit of Taize
9:30pm Veneration of Relics
10pm Close of Church
Friday 7th February
7:30am Reflecting on the Story of the three Saints (led by the Lay Carmelite community)
9am Mass (led by Mt Carmel School).
Rosary following Mass (led by members of Mt Carmel Rosary group)
10:30am Prayer of Farewell
Further information: https://catholicmission.org.au/relics-of-saintthérèse-of-lisieux
VALENTINES DAY DINNER DANCE DATE CLAIMER
Venue: Belmont Services Bowls Club, Narracott Street, Carina
When: Saturday, 15th February 2020
Time: 6.30pm for a two course meal, cake & coffee/tea
Cost: $100 per couple.
Tickets are now on sale at all Masses. Live Music ! Dress to Impress!
To secure the venue and band, we need an indication of numbers by January 12th 2020.
Cash Bar, Dancing, Lucky Door Prize. Please contact Vince or Cathy Agius on firstname.lastname@example.org Proudly supported by WWME