ST BERNADETTE'S

Catholic Parish

St Bernadette's Catholic Parish, Dundas Valley, is under the pastoral care of the Friars of St Francis.

Parish Priest: Fr Christopher F.S.F
Assistant Priests: Fr Ruben F.S.F & Fr Benedict F.S.F.

Sacramental Coordinator: Frances Zore
Parish Secretary: Cathy Farrugia

Parish Address: 1 Cox Crescent Dundas Valley NSW 2117
Postal: P.O. Box 248 Oatlands NSW 2117
Phone: 02 9871 4414
Email: neversdv@bigpond.com

Weekend Mass Times:
Saturday Vigil: 6.00 pm
Sunday: 8.00am & 9.30am

Weekday Mass Times:
Tuesday: 9.00am
Wednesday: 7.30am
Thursday: 9.00am
Friday: 9.00am
Saturday: 7.30am

Sacrament of Reconciliation:
Thursday (during Holy Hour) 5.15pm - 5.45pm
Saturday 5.00pm - 5.45pm

Holy Hour and Exposition:
Thursday 5.00pm - 6.00pm
Begins with Vespers (evening prayer of the Church) and finishes with Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament.
Confessions available from 5.15pm - 5.45pm.

Christmas 2017
Please note that the following Mass times include the fourth Sunday of Advent (24 December) and Christmas day. There will be no 8am Mass on Sunday, 24 December.

Sunday December 24
Normal Sunday Masses: Saturday Vigil as usual at 6pm (23rd Dec); Sunday 9.30 am (N.B., not a Christmas Mass; no 8am Mass today)

Christmas Masses December 24-25
Christmas Vigil Mass: 7.30pm (24th)
Midnight Mass: 12am (25th)
Morning Mass: 9.30am (25th)

Confessions (24th Dec): 6.30-7.15pm & 11pm-11.45pm (prior to Midnight Mass)

New Year Mass times
Sunday December 31: 8am & 9.30am as usual
Midnight Mass at 12am to see in the New Year
Monday January 1, 2018: 9.30am Mass

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Volunteering in our Parish

There are many ministries and support activites that underpin the successful running of St Bernadette's Parish. Would you consider putting your talents to charitable service and join our wonderful team who volunteer their time for building up our parish church and community?

For more information about our Parish Stewardship Program, please download the stewardship-programme leaflet, where you familiarise yourself with the many activites and services undertaken by the parish. If you would like to volunteer for one or more ministries, please complete the form and return to the parish office.

May God bless you and reward you for all your efforts toward building up the Body of Christ.

St Francis' Youth Group
15-20 year-olds. Please contact Fr Benedict on brbenedictfsf@bigpond.com for all enquiries.

Infant Baptism
Please book with the parish secretary. Baptisms held every third Sunday of the month at 11am.

Sacrament of Matrimony and Weddings
Please give at least 6 months notice.