St Mary’s in Exile is a community of diverse people who come together in the light of the Christian mystery to act justly and give priority to those marginalised in our society
We acknowledge the traditional owners of this land where we are now gathered and recognise that it continues to be sacred to them.
Please come to a public forum this Saturday, 14 December, at 3pm on a Path to Treaty in Queensland at Kurilpa Hall, West End. What might a treaty or treaties between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians in Queensland mean? What does it mean to you? A panel of 3 Indigenous community leaders will be speaking.
Karyn Walsh shares the history of the Inclusive Health and Wellness Hub. Micah Projects in partnership with the Tzu Chi Foundation endeavor to support the healthcare of vulnerable people . They have developed a healthcare model that takes account of a person's health in the context of their housing, community connection, and gender and economic status.
Women in the Catholic Church
Those calling for reform within the church say recent events have paved the way to expand the role of women in Catholicism. Some believe that includes female priests. All will be considered when bishops and other representatives from across the country meet to discuss the future of the church in 2020.
Weekend Liturgies are held at:
Queensland Trades and Labour Council Building
Level 2, 16 Peel St, South Brisbane.
Christmas Eve 24th December 6pm, Singing Christmas Carols, followed by 6.30pm Christmas Liturgy
Christmas Day 25th December, 9am Christmas Liturgy.
There will be no 5pm Liturgy on Christmas Day.
Reflective readings from 6pm. A contemplative evening Mass
preceded by meditation at 6.10pm. The liturgy commences at
6.30pm and Eucharist is celebrated.
A morning community liturgy attended by many families with younger children who are invited to a end a special liturgy and return prior to our Eucharistic celebration.
An afternoon liturgy and celebration of Eucharist.