Welcome to the Catholic Parish of Applecross, we are a vibrant faithful and welcoming community. Visitors and new parishioners are always welcome to join us in celebrating the Eucharist. Our hope is that together we can continue to build the Kingdom of God, not only within our Parish community but within our society. We also hope that you will find information and resources that will help you personally and enable you to play a part in making Jesus real, loved and followed in whatever corner of the world you happen to be.
Hopefully together we will be able to walk the path that Christ calls us to and so fulfill the essence of the Rule of St Benedict, “The Love of Christ must come before all else”.
We hope you find our website helpful. We are open to any comments you would like to offer, that will help us more fully live out the mission of Christ in this part of the world.
'Rule of St Benedict - The Love of Christ, must come before all else'
Parish Priest: Father Nelson Po
Admin Officer: Stefani Chen
Office Hours: Tuesday to Friday 10am - 4pm
Address: 115 Ardross St, ARDROSS WA 6153
Postal Address: PO Box 1831, APPLECROSS, WA 6953
Telephone: 9364 1120
Parish Safeguarding Officers:
Karl Brown, Marina Ciccarelli, Frances Meyerkort
Email contact: email@example.com
Updated rosters for altar servers, commentators, readers & EMOHC are available here
26TH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME, YR A (1st October, 2023
Reflection by Fr Michael Tate
‘No, no, no, no … Y-yes!’ Jesus tells a little story about two brothers. One said ‘Yes’, but never did anything. The other said ‘No’, but then had a change of heart and did what was required. Jesus loved the brother who came around. He was very hard on the one who said ‘Yes’ but did not ‘walk the talk’.
Winners of the Vinnies Raffle
The St Vincent de Paul raffle had three prize winners: Maribel Villegas, Marina Hayward and Nick Mansfield.
Introduction to Catechist Formation
Have you thought about becoming a Parish Catechist? There will be an information session hosted by the Catechist Service for any-one interested in training as a Catechist in 2024. Come and learn about the formation and support you will receive in this important ministry.
Public Holidays: Mon/Wed/Fri, will be celebrated at 7.30am
Reconciliation: Sat: 4.30PM-5.30PM
Rosary: Tue: 9.30am, Wed/Fri: 7.30am
Cenacle: Thurs: 9.30am
Adoration Chapel Changes
The Regina Coeli Chapel Adoration times are now reduced to the following days:
We need at least one or more volunteer Adorers to commit to an hour of Adoration in the chapel for the designated times above. If you are able to commit, please register your name and contact details in the sign-up sheets at the entrance of the church.
Mary Mother of Sorrows: Meetings on Thursdays @ 1.00pm
Baptisms: Sundays @ 11.30am by appointment.
Weddings: By appointment.