Jesus said to him, "I am the way, the truth, and the life."
ST DECLAN'S PARISH
92 Penshurst Street, Penshurst NSW 2222
Ph: (02) 9580 1310; Fax: (02) 9580 7170
Parish Priest: Fr Chris Ryan MGL
Assistant Priests: Fr Adam Crouch MGL
Fr Tony Alex MGL
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday; 9am to 3pm. Please note that the office will be closed on Thursdays
Secretary: Frances Watton
Operations & Accounts Manager: Nancy Miletic
Evangelisation Coordinator: Cathy Kennedy
Coordinator of Ministries to the Sick & Elderly: Nellie Doueihi
Sacramental Coordinator: Lynne Taylor
Youth Minister: Douglas Macdonald
Music Coordinator: Clare Brotherton
Safeguarding Support Officer: Adrienne Teychenné
Work Health & Safety: Melissa Kumar and Peter Lino
Welcome to St Declan's Parish website. Please visit each page on the side menu... it's a work in progress.
St Declan’s Parish e-magazine is HERE!
Here we will highlight the great stories of faith and action taking place in our parish community. In its pages we celebrate the ways in which God is at work in our community, and share the many and varied contributions that people in our parish are making to our community and beyond.
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All past issues of Declan’s Well will also be viewed below.
Issue 1 - June 2019
The parish is offering spiritual and theological sessions about Understanding the Liturgy. It's for those who are currently ministering as Reader/Commentator, Eucharistic Ministry and Acolyte, and for those who would like to be involved in any of these ministry roles. Following these sessions are workshop to renew and refresh your ministry role and for those who will be new to the role.
For those currently ministering, please note that to go on future rosters you are to be recommissioned to the role or roles and attend formation and training, if you are away for these sessions, please contact the office. The parish thanks you for your commitment and service and looks forward to your continued involvement.
Dates and information
Are you being called to serve?
Come and be part of our parish community as a Visitation Minister; learn a little more about how we can minister to those who are unable to be part of our Sacramental celebrations.
Do you know someone who needs Communion?
If you, or someone in your family is unable to attend Mass, whether temporarily or permanently, due to sickness or advanced age, please contact Nellie.
Go to Sacraments
What are we, the parishioners of St Declan's Parish, doing to have a say and have input in the Plenary process...
Beryl, our Ambassador for the Plenary Council has facilitated groups and initiated many parishioners to provide feedback, input, ideas to the Council. For any further information contact Beryl via the Parish Office.
Fr Isuru Weliwatte MGL
Fr Steve Fletcher MGL
Hospital Visiting Group
Fr Antony Santhiyagu MGL
Fr John Crothers
Sisters of St Joseph
Weekly news and monthly calendar - go to Bulletin & Calendar page
Sacramental Program - go to Sacraments page
IGNIGHTS! - go to Youth page
Social Justice - go to Ministries & Groups page
For Pastoral support information, Newsletter & Declancraft activities - go to Pastoral Care page
Work Health & Safety, Safeguarding, Working With Children Checks - go to Ministries & Groups page
92 Penshurst St PENSHURST NSW 2222 | Phone: 9580 1310 | Fax: 9580 7170 | Email:email@example.com