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Ipswich Catholic community celebrating a colourful world of diversity united in one faith

Ipswich Catholic community celebrating a colourful world of diversity united in one faith

THE Ipswich Catholic community was transformed into a vibrant melting pot of cultural diversity on Pentecost Sunday as hundreds of parishioners gave thanks to God. Catholics with cultural heritages from all over the world demonstrated a strong reflection of the Church’s inclusiveness. The community participated in a traditional Samoan penitential rite, as school children were taught the Samoan custom of ... Read More »

James Anderson is uncovering the mystery of the historic book in his late father’s hanky drawer

James Anderson is uncovering the mystery of the historic book in his late father’s hanky drawer

MONTHS after his father John Keith Anderson died, Geebung parishioner James Anderson was sorting through his dad’s old handkerchief drawer when he found three mysterious items – an old car VIN plate, a roll of 35mm film and a Plenary Council 1937 Catholic Catechism booklet. It was the latter that stumped Mr Anderson. The booklet contained prayers, a question-and-answer catechism ... Read More »

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