A beautiful All Saints Day and All Souls Day Liturgy was led by our Intermediate students in the library. Thank you to every child in the school who placed a prayer in the bowl for a loved ones who have passed father Arul will place these on the altar in church tomorrow to pray for.
We joined together on Daffodil Day by wearing something yellow and making donations in support of the Cancer Society.
We hope our contributions to this worthy cause make a difference in some way for those people suffering from cancer and their family and friends who are also affected.
We continue to keep all these people in our daily prayers.
We congratulate those students from St Therese School who made their First Holy Communion and Confirmation on Saturday 31st August. We look forward to their deep commitment to the Christian life into the future. Our thanks to teachers, the parents, the leaders and co-ordinators of the Sacramental Programme and all others who helped them prepare for the sacraments on this very special day.
Congratulations to Sheila, Asipeli and Corona, who were acknowledged today at the Catholic Caring Mass, for the caring and kind acts they carry out on a daily basis. We are so proud of you and all our students for the loving way you treat each other.
Saint Mary MacKillop was a woman whose compassion, courage and faith touched the lives of so many, including the members of our St Therese School Community. We are truly blessed that Saint Mary MacKillop’s determination for all children to be provided with an education and her steadfast faith in God led to the opening of our very special school. We thank God for blessing us with this amazing woman and pray to God and all the Saints to guide us on our journeys and to care for and nurture others in the same way Saint Mary MacKillop did.
Thank you to all those who attended our St Mary MacKillop Liturgy on her feast day. Thank you also to the students who read, danced, were part of the procession, and those in the background running the projector and music.
Tuesday 28th May was Catholic Schools Day. This year the theme was ‘Extending Christ’s Call: to love, to be, to do. Catholic Schools Day gives us the opportunity to celebrate and showcase who we are to our communities and the nation.
In celebration of this special occasion all students of St Therese School traveled to Our Lady of the Sacred Heart School in Epsom to spend the day with students and staff there.
We started our morning with a beautiful mass run by the junior students of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart. This was followed by morning tea and play time outside, where we got the chance to make some new friends. We were welcomed into the classrooms for a range of activities and fare-welled with a beautiful song.
A huge thank you to the students and staff of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart for hosting us. Everyone had a fantastic time.