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August 2018

Wednesday
22
Aug

Adult Formation Evening – Wednesday 22nd August at 7:30 p.m. in the narthex

Venue: Narthex

Time: 7:30 PM

Coordinators:Parish Priest

Adult Formation Evening—Wednesday 22nd August at 7:30 p.m. in the narthex Episode 7 - Word Made Flesh, True Bread Of Heaven: The Mystery of The Liturgy and The Eucharist Bishop Barron explores the ancient practices of the Church’s worship that endure to this very day, and the notion that “all value is summed up in the liturgy, the supreme act by which we commune with God.” Considered by the Catholic Faith to be “the source and summit” of its identity and…

September 2018

Wednesday
12
Sep

Adult Formation Evening – Wednesday 12th September at 7:30 p.m. in the narthex

Venue: Narthex

Time: 7:30 PM

Coordinators:Parish Priest

Adult Formation Evening—Wednesday 12th September at 7:30 p.m. in the narthex Episode 8 - A Vast Company Of Witnesses: The Communion Of Saints The story of the Church is told in the examples of those men and women who dedicated their lives to knowing and serving Jesus Christ. The Catholic Faith is made visible in real human lives. Bishop Barron gives consideration to some of the Church’s greatest heroes, and demonstrates how their extraordinary examples display both the passion and…

Sunday
16
Sep

St Roch’s Parish School Art Exhibition — Sunday 16 September from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Venue: St Roch’s School

Time: 10:00 AM

Coordinators:TBC

St Roch’s Parish School Art Exhibition — Sunday 16 September at 10 a.m. All parishioners are welcome to come after the Sunday morning 9 a.m. Mass and view the art exhibition of our parish school children, and enjoy morning tea on Sunday 16 September. All welcome.  

Sunday
23
Sep

Musical Soirée – A refugee support fundraiser – held at St Joseph’s Malvern

Venue: St Joseph’s Hall

Time: 2:00 PM

Cost:$25.00

Coordinators:Peta Taylor

St Roch's parishioners are warmly welcomed to join parishioners at St Joseph's Malvern for a "Musical Soirée with afternoon tea" Sunday 23 September in the St Joseph's Hall.  Tickets on sale for $25 - with proceeds going to St Joseph's Refugee Support Group. Date: 23rd of September 2018 Venue: St Joseph’s School Hall Time: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Cost: $25 per ticket This event provides an afternoon of music, afternoon tea and the chance to catch up with friends from…

October 2018

Wednesday
31
Oct

Adult Formation Evening – Wednesday 31st October at 7:30 p.m. in the narthex

Venue: Narthex

Time: 7:30 PM

Coordinators:Parish Priest

Adult Formation Evening—Wednesday 31st October at 7:30 p.m. in the narthex Episode 9 - The Life of His Love: Prayer and the Life of the Spirit In this lesson, Bishop Barron explores Catholic spirituality, which is centered on prayer. As the Catechism of the Catholic Church states: “Prayer is the lifting up of the mind and the heart to God.” On pilgrimage to the places where the great saints and spiritual masters lived, Bishop Barron explores the different types of prayer: contemplation;…

November 2018

Sunday
25
Nov

2018 Ladies’ Golf Day and Dinner

Venue: Golf: Malvern Valley Golf Course. Dinner: Malvernvale Hotel

Time: 11:30 AM

Coordinators:Jennie Ball

LADIES’ OF ST ROCH’S & ST CECILIA’S ANNUAL GOLF DAY AND DINNER —25 NOVEMBER 2018 The Ladies’ Golf Day is on next Sunday (25th November) at Malvern Valley Golf Course Teeing off commencing at 10:30 a.m., with the dinner being held in St Roch’s Parish Hall commencing at 5:45 p.m. All ladies are welcome to attend the dinner, whether they played golf or not. Cost: Golf & Dinner $ 54.00; Dinner only $ 25.00. Further details contact Jennie Ball on…

Wednesday
28
Nov

Adult Formation Evening – Wednesday 28th November at 7:30 p.m. in the narthex

Venue: Narthex

Time: 7:30 PM

Coordinators:Parish Priest

Adult Formation Evening—Wednesday 28th November at 7:30 p.m. in the narthex Episode 10 - World Without End: The Last Things Explore the Church’s conviction that life here and now is preparation for an extraordinary world that is yet to come – a supernatural destiny. Bishop Barron presents the Catholic vision of death, judgment, heaven, hell and purgatory as he journeys to Florence, Ireland and Rome. The vision of the Church sees beyond this world and invites us to consider a…

December 2018

Monday
03
Dec

Adult Faith Night – Monday 3 December at 7:30 p.m.

Venue: Online via Internet [Zoom]

Time: 7:30 PM

Coordinators:Parish Priest

    "Guiding stars " Christine Campbell was baptised and brought up at St Oliver Plunkett’s parish, Pascoe Vale, before attending St Colomba’s College in Essendon. She served in the Victorian Parliament as the Member for Pascoe Vale from March 1996 until November 2014. Christine was successively the Minister for Community Services, Minister for Consumer Affairs and Minister for Senior Victorians. We are blessed to have Christine coming to visit and share her story. Please add your names to the…

February 2019

Monday
25
Feb

Adult Faith Night – Monday 25 February 2019 at 7:30 p.m.

Venue: Online via Internet [Zoom]

Time: 7:30 PM

Coordinators:Parish Priest

7:30 p.m. Monday 25 February St Roch’s Hall Very Rev. Fr Ian Waters “The History of Australian Plenary Councils and the 2020 Council” Fr Waters is a distinguished canon lawyer who has studied and written in detail about the history of plenary councils in Australia and New Zealand. Among many other roles, he is currently serving as the Canonical and Historical Consultant to the 2020 Plenary Council Executive Committee. We are privileged that he is returning to our parish to…

April 2019

Sunday
14
Apr

Senior Parishioners’ Autumn High Tea

Venue: Online via Internet [Zoom]

Time: 2:30 PM

Coordinators:Social Committee

St Roch’s and St Cecilia’s Senior Parishioners are warmly invited to attend our annual Autumn High Tea to be held in the St Roch’s Parish Hall, on Sunday 14 April 2019, 2.30 p.m. – 4.00 p.m. Come and enjoy a delicious afternoon tea and a chance to catch up with fellow parishioners. If you would like to join us, please RSVP by Monday 5 April to the Parish Office 200 Burke Road Glen Iris 3146 Phone: 9885 6611 Email: gleniris@cam.org.au If you would like…

Wednesday
17
Apr

Confessions at St Roch’s – on Wednesday 17 April 2019 from 4:00 p.m. – 6.00 p.m.

Venue: Confessions at St Roch’s – on Wednesday 17 April 2019 from 4:00 p.m. – 6.00 p.m.

Time: 4:00 PM

Coordinators:Parish Priest

The sacrament of Confessions (Reconciliation) will be heard at St Roch's Church Wednesday 17 April 2019 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.  

Thursday
18
Apr

Confessions at St Roch’s – Thursday 18 April 2019 from 4:00 p.m. – 6.00 p.m.

Venue: St Roch’s Church

Time: 4:00 PM

Coordinators:Parish Priest

The sacrament of Confessions (Reconciliations) will be heard at St Roch's Church on Thursday 18 April 2019 from 4:00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m.

Friday
19
Apr

Confessions at St Roch’s – on Good Friday (Friday 19 April 2019)

Venue: St Roch’s Church

Time: 4:00 PM

Coordinators:Parish Priest

The sacrament of Confessions (Reconciliations) will be heard at St Roch's following the 3 p.m. Celebration of the Lord's Passion.

May 2019

Sunday
05
May

Parish AGM and Dinner

Venue: Online via Internet [Zoom]

Time: 6:00 PM

Coordinators:Parish Pastoral Council

The St Roch's Parish Annual General Meeting and Dinner will be held in the Parish Hall on Sunday 5 May 2019. All parishioners are invited to attend and will be warmly welcomed. The Annual General Meeting will commence in the Parish Hall at 6.00  p.m. and will be followed by dinner. Dinner will be provided by St Roch's Parish. Parishioners are asked to bring their own alcohol.   Please RSVP by Monday 29 April to The Parish Office 200 Burke Road Glen…

July 2019

Saturday
20
Jul

St Roch’s Family Games Night – Saturday 20 July 2019

Venue: Online via Internet [Zoom]

Time: 7:30 PM

Coordinators:Social Committee

The Parish Social Committee are pleased to invite you for a fun night of board games and pizza! It is to be held in St Roch's Hall, straight after 6.30 p.m. Mass on Saturday 20 July ( pizza dinner at 7.30 p.m.) No need to bring games - we have loads!!! Cost: $30 for a family ticket or $10 for an individual, just pay on the night. If you have any questions please email Andrea Tsalamandris on gleniris@cam.org.au

August 2019

Wednesday
14
Aug

Vigil Mass for the Assumption

Venue: St Roch’s Church

Time: 6:30 PM

Coordinators:Parish Priest

On Wednesday, 14 August, we celebrate the Vigil Mass for the Assumption, a Holy Day of Obligation in Australia. It will be celebrated at St Roch's at 6:30 p.m. Vigil Mass of the Assumption All welcome.

Thursday
15
Aug

Mass for the Assumption

Venue: St Roch’s Church

Time: 8:00 AM

Coordinators:Parish Priest

The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary On Thursday, 15 August, we celebrate the Solemnity of the Assumption, which is a Holy Day of Obligation. This means we treat it as a Sunday and we are obligated to attend Mass. which will be offered on the day (Thursday): 8.00 a.m. Mass of the Assumption

Friday
16
Aug

St Roch’s Feast Day Mass – 6 P.M. Friday 16 August 2019

Venue: St Roch’s Church

Time: 6:00 PM

Coordinators:Parish Priest

ST ROCH’S FEAST DAY MASS FRIDAY 16TH AUGUST 2019 ST ROCH’S CHURCH Commencing 6.00PM Father Gallacher warmly invite all Members of the Community of St Roch’s Parish to celebrate the feast of our patron saint, St Roch, liturgically in a Mass celebrated at 6 p.m. on Friday 16 August prior to the St Roch’s Annual Parish Dinner. All welcome.  

Friday
16
Aug

2019 Annual Parish Dinner

Venue: Online via Internet [Zoom]

Time: 7:00 PM

Coordinators:Parish Priest

St Roch’s Parish Annual Dinner—Friday 16 August 2019 at 7 p.m. in St Roch’s Hall Father Gallacher and Members of the Parish Pastoral Council warmly invite all members of the community of St Roch’s Parish to attend our Annual Parish Dinner on Friday the 16th August 2019. This is our annual celebration of our Patron, St Roch, it's a fun and relaxed evening! It will be held in St Roch’s Hall commencing at 7.00 p.m. The cost of the dinner is $50.00 per…

October 2019

Sunday
20
Oct

2019 Ladies’ Golf Day and Dinner

Venue: Golf: Malvern Valley Golf Course. Dinner: Malvernvale Hotel

Time: 10:30 AM

Coordinators:Jennie Ball

LADIES’ OF ST ROCH’S & ST CECILIA’S ANNUAL GOLF DAY AND DINNER —20 OCTOBER 2019 On Sunday 20 October 2019, there will be a change of venue for the gathering of the ladies for dinner. All ladies are invited to gather at: Time: 6 p.m. Venue: Malvernvale Hotel, 1321 Malvern Road, Malvern. Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Jennie. Jennie Ball—0419 548 143.