Welcome

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'

How to Reach Us

Parish Priest: Father Nelson Po
Parish Secretary: Colleen Geldenhuys
Office Hours: Tuesday to Friday 10am - 5pm
Address: 115 Ardross St, ARDROSS WA 6153
Postal Address: PO Box 1831, APPLECROSS, WA 6953
Telephone: 9364 1120
Fax: 9316 9587
Email: admin@stbenedicts.net.au

Parish Safeguarding Officers:
Karl Brown, Marina Ciccarelli, Frances Meyerkort, Alana Coffey, Ondine Komnick, Rodney Dowling
Email contact: applecross.safeguarding@gmail.com

Latest News

COVID-19 Update: New Directives for Churches and Chapels [Ref: 2020.9]

Extension of Phase 4 of Western Australia’s COVID 19 Roadmap from The Most Rev Timothy Costelloe SDB Archbishop of Perth

The full Pastoral letter from Archbishop Timothy is accessible here.

Latest Newsletter
21 February, 1st Sunday of Lent, Year B

Reflection
Today’s readings show us that Lent is a time for us to receive God’s grace. We are not the ones who, through our penance, are meant to accomplish great things. Rather, it is God who acts; it is God who makes the sacrifice; it is God who accomplishes great things for us.
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The Word of the Lord: Exploring Scriptures
This course offers a general overview of Scripture and its significance for our lives. The central topics covered include: an understanding of the Bible in context, the relationship between the Old and New Testaments, how we understand the Church through Scripture and the importance of tradition and revelation.
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Benedictcare Orientation & Catch-up
The Benedictcare volunteers’ orientation will be held on Thursday, 4 March 2021 at 7pm in the Albert Lynch Room. Learn more...

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Mass Times

  • Mon: Communion - Service @ 7am
  • Wed/Fri: 7.00am
  • Tues/Thurs: 9.00am
  • Sat: 7.30am & Vigil @ 6pm
  • Sun: 7.30am, 9.30am & 6.00pm

Public Holidays: Mon/Wed/Fri, will be celebrated at 7.30am
Reconciliation: SAT: 4.30 pm – 5.30 pm

Reconciliation: Sat: 4.30PM-5.30PM

Rosary: STOPPED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Exposition Of The Blessed Sacrament:

  • Mon: 7.30 am – 5.00 pm
  • Tues/Thurs: 9.30 am – 5.00 pm
  • Wed/Fri: 7.30 am – 5.00 pm
  • Sat: 8.00 am – 12.00 noon

Prayer Group:
Mary Mother of Sorrows: Meetings on Thursdays @ 1.15pm

Baptisms: Sundays by appointment.

Weddings: By appointment.