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Does your child need an extracurricular activity? Here are five reasons to consider altar serving

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ALTAR serving competes against the array of attractive sporting and cultural activities available for our children today. Swimming, soccer and tae kwon do promise the benefits of physical health, teamwork and general wellbeing while rugby, dancing and fishing sell outcomes that have found their way into the deep-set cultural and popular assumptions of our society. What about altar serving?  Others ... Read More »

Lutwyche digging deep for the poor

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LUTWYCHE parishioners united in the cause of social justice and understanding the plight of homeless people recently. More than 100 people, including children, attended a social justice night organised by the parish’s pastoral council. The night was organised in the spirit of a quote from Pope Francis: “How can it be that it is not a news item when an ... Read More »

Golden streak for St Columban’s Caboolture

lakeisha patterson

THE Olympic movement has reached deep into Caboolture this school term, throwing up two gold medallists in Rio. A few weeks back, St Columban’s College roared as former student Evania Pelite scored a try in Australia’s triumph over New Zealand in the women’s rugby gold-medal game in Rio. The school cheered again last week as Year 12 student Lakeisha Patterson ... Read More »

CEO Lismore – Multiple Positions

The Diocese of Lismore seeks applications from outstanding professionals who are practicing Catholics and enthusiastic witnesses to Jesus Christ. The successful applicants must possess an informed, critical and contemporary understanding of Catholic school education in the 21st Century. Education in the Diocese of Lismore is built upon the Central Beliefs in Jesus Christ and the Foundational Values for Catholic Identity ... Read More »

Deputy Principal – Assissi – St Anthony’s, Deeragun

Townsville Catholic Education invites applications from motivated and talented Catholic school leaders interested in the position of Deputy Principal – Assisi (Secondary) at St Anthony’s Catholic which has become vacant. St Anthony’s is a P-12 college with a student population of 1250 located in the growth corridor of the northern suburbs in Townsville. This is an exciting opportunity to become ... Read More »

Senior Leadership Vacancy – BCE

Brisbane Catholic Education invites applications for the following position: Assistant Principal Religious Education – Secondary: • Mt Maria College, Petrie (enrolments 342) For further information, click here: BCE Read More »

Principal – St John’s, Roma

A wonderful career opportunity exists in an established P- 12 school situated in the western downs town of Roma, the regional hub for the South West area. Applications are invited for the re-advertised position of Principal at St John’s School, Roma, commencing January 1, 2017. To obtain a full application and information package please access the Toowoomba Catholic Schools Office ... Read More »

CEO Cairns – Assistant Principal – Religious Education – Multiple Positions

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced Catholic School leaders for the Leadership Position of Assistant Principal – Religious Education at the following schools within the Cairns Diocese: St John’s School, Silkwood Fixed Term Position (5 Year Contract) Commencing: January 2017 St Clare’s School, Tully Fixed Term Position (5 Year Contract) Commencing: January 2017 St Rita’s School, Babinda Fixed ... Read More »

Surfers Paradise associate pastor takes up new role in Hervey Bay

Fr Regimon Gervasis

MISSIONARY Congregation of the Blessed Sacrament Father Regimon Gervasis has thanked the people of Surfers Paradise for their prayers, friendship and smiling faces as he left the parish. Fr Gervasis has been appointed parish priest of Hervey Bay. More than 600 people attended a farewell Mass and morning tea on August 28. Parish priest and South Coast dean Fr Tim ... Read More »