Parish Weekly Events

Refugee Week 14-20 June 2020

Check out the details on the Social Justice Group or Diocesan Social Justice Page. Thank you to all parishioners for your generosity last weekend for your donations to refugee families and those seeking asylum. Please know that organisations such as Jesuit Refugee Service ‘JRS’ Australia have an increased workload up 240%, feeding 750 people per week due to COVID-19. Your continued donations and assistance to our sisters and brothers in need is greatly appreciated. God bless. If you can help by buying any of the following products and bringing them to Church and putting them in bins provided:  New winter blankets, Basmati Rice, Cooking Oil, Long life milk, “Tinned tuna, red kidney beans, lentils, chickpeas and fruit”, Biscuits & muesli bars, Oats & cereal, Tinned tomatoes, Tea & Coffee TOILETRIES: Nappies (large sizes), Toothpaste & toothbrushes, Shampoo, Sanitary pads & napkins, Razors & shaving foam, Deodorant (male & female) or Soap.  Items will be taken to JRS by Social Justice Group with Thanks.  Contact Terry on 0409373715 or socialjustice@olol7hills.com.au

Christ Community Prayer Group
Thursday  2 July 2020 9am in the Parish Meeting Room – (Please follow all Covid-19 Government restrictions)

Legion of Mary
Thursday 2 July 2020 1pm in the Parish Meeting Room – (Please follow all Covid-19 Government restrictions)

Lourdes Over 50’s in the OLOL Hall

Thu 09/07/2020 10:30am-1pm Lourdes Over 50’s meeting will be held in the Parish Hall on Thursday 9th July from 10.30 am to 1.00 pm. Covid-19 restrictions apply. Please bring your own packed lunch to comply with current restrictions.

Lourdes Young Adults Group Night in the OLOL Hall
Fri 10/07/2020 6:45-9:30pm For more info contact Ian Epondulan: youtholol7h@gmail.com or at: https://www.facebook.com/OLOL7Hills/

Blacktown Network of Faith Communities Meeting via Zoom
Mon 20/07/2020 7:30-9pm For more info contact Ryan Epondulan: ryan.epondulan@columban.org.au or at: https://www.facebook.com/OLOL7Hills/

Sydney Alliance – Voices for Power North West Caucus (Social Justice/Interfaith Dialogue) Meeting via Zoom
Tue 21/07/2020 6-7:30pm For more info contact Ian Epondulan: youtholol7h@gmail.com or at: https://www.facebook.com/OLOL7Hills/

Sacramental Program Meeting 
POSTPONED

Tai Chi – CANCELLED until further notice

Tai Chi Weekly Exercises (Postponed at this time)

Tai Chi & Qigong exercises are conducted every Wednesday from 10:30am in the parish meeting room. This activity is suitable for people of all ages and fitness levels. You will learn the skills that are relaxing and healing to help you establish a healthy lifestyle. As a form of meditation, slow and gentle body movements with grace and poise, Tai Chi & Qigong helps you to achieve harmony balance of body, mind and spirit in order to promote healthy living and physical wellness. Tai Chi can also help to improve a range of disorders including Anxiety, Arthritis, Balance and Coordination, Fatigue, Joint Stiffness, Muscle Tension, Poor Posture and Stress. The instructor is Cyril Loa who is an exercise professional in Fitness and Tai Chi. For further information contact Cyril on 0432 639 053. Cost is $10.00 per week.

Thursday Morning Weekly Prayer Group

Each week in our Parish Meeting Room,  Christ Catholic Community meet and discuss the Readings and the Gospel for that week. All Parishioners are welcome to attend this weekly meeting and find some time to share with Jesus.  The meeting is held in our Parish Meeting Room on Thursdays at 9.00am.

PLENARY COUNCIL 2020

Pope Francis has approved the Australian Bishops’ decision to hold a Plenary Council in Australia in 2020 and 2021. All people are invited to reflect on the question: “What do you think God is asking of us in Australia?” Find out more at: plenarycouncil.catholic.org.au

For more events please refer to the Parish Calendar or the Parish Bulletin