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Notices — Feast of St Francis of Assisi — Sunday 3rd October



Happy Birth­day to: Nich­olas Chiew; Lucy Raj; Stu­art Grigg; Mandy Tib­bey; Ann Petersen; Moya Holle; Peter Gil­bert; Lea McNeil; John Dick­son; and Eddy Kittirat.


The flowers today have been donated by Ruth Cham­pi­on in lov­ing memory of her moth­er, Emily Champion.


Thank you to Kay Younie: 

After many years of coordin­at­ing the St Luke’s read­ing roster, Kay Younie has decided to retire from the role.  We appre­ci­ate her com­mit­ment and dili­gence since 2007 and thank her for provid­ing us with this reg­u­lar roster.

The read­ing roster will now be organ­ised by Ruth Cham­pi­on as part of the ‘Big Roster’.  If you would like to put your name down to read or volun­teer please con­tact Ruth on 0400 166 041 or


With St Fran­cis Day fall­ing this long week-end, the vir­tu­al par­ish morn­ing tea will cel­eb­rate our pets, provid­ing the per­fect oppor­tun­ity to intro­duce your loved one(s) to the par­ish.  Vir­tu­al morn­ing tea is on zoom begin­ning at 10.30am on Sunday 3 Octo­ber 2021.

The zoom link will be emailed to parish­ion­ers towards the end of the week.

For fur­ther details con­tact Stu­art on 0400 312 354.


ST PAUL’S PANTRY des­per­ately needs the fol­low­ing items:

Please col­lect and store your dona­tions at home for when church reopens.

Note: If you live with­in Bur­wood LGA , you may take food dir­ectly to St Paul’s, but con­tact Fr James Collins first as to what day and time to deliv­er the goods.  It is best to con­tact him via email on:


Weekly Inter­ces­sions for our Com­munity:

Sunday: Steph­en Gates & Andrew Eld­er; Mar­ilyn Gibbs; Kev­in Green; and Peter Gil­bert & Alfredo Narnolo.

Monday: Stu­art Grigg & ‘Tri­cia Blom­berry; and Richard Hagen & Som.

Tues­day: John, Martha & Chris­toph­er Haly; and Selina & John Hardy.

Wed­nes­day: Susan Hill, Janet Broady & Alex; Moya Holle; and Pamela Jaksic.

Thursday: Noel Jeffs; and Eddy, Mint, Atom & Arty Kittirat.

Fri­day: We pray for Fr John Bunyan’s pas­tor­al care min­istry at Bank­stown Hos­pit­al and all those he min­is­ters to.

Sat­urday: Dear lov­ing Fath­er, please deliv­er us from the coronavir­us and lim­it its impact on Aus­tralia and the world. In your mercy bring a swift end to this crisis.  Please pro­tect with your lov­ing care those we love — our fam­il­ies, friends and neigh­bours.  Let your fath­erly hand guide, shel­ter and strengthen them.  Cast out all anxious fears and doubts.  Give us an increas­ing trust in you and fill our hearts and minds with your peace.  We pray for those around the world now strug­gling with COVID-19.  Heal and com­fort those who are sick and suf­fer­ing.  Pro­tect and guide the health pro­fes­sion­als who are at the front line.  Please give wis­dom and cour­age to those who bear respons­ib­il­ity for con­front­ing this chal­lenge. We ask these things through the power­ful name of Jesus.  Amen.


Pray­ers for the sick:  Aman­da Romeo; Maryrose Crowth­er; Tosia Crib­ben; Angus; John Tonetti; Wolf Winter; Br Daniel; Fr Gary Priest; John Bowen; Robert & Lyn­dall Dubler; Colin Spokes; John Can Pahali; Alex Regos; Aman­da Cow­ley; Peter Knox; Br Wil­li­am; Maurice Pope & his fam­ily; Raul (Skid Row Radio) & fam­ily; Barry McKay; Ruth Dodd; Deepika & Deep­shi­ka; Andrew Strat­golda; and Phil­lip Hall.


Recently Depar­ted: Br Daniel SSF.


Anniversar­ies of the Depar­ted:  Eunice Dahler; Thomas Kerr; Ruth Cropley; Emily Cham­pi­on; and Aus­tin McLachlan.


Saints Com­mem­or­a­tion:  6th Oct: Wil­li­am Tyndale, bib­lic­al schol­ar (d.1536).


Long Term Pas­tor­al Pray­er list: Robyn Old­field; Isa­belle Djor­gjevic: Lyn Car­ring­ton; Steph­en Thur­ley; John Dick­son; John Hardy; Shir­ley, Bar­bara & Jade Allen; Br Noel Jeffs (SSF); Kiki Chun; Beth Arm­strong; Ann Jeffs; Rhi­an­non Henry-Edwards; Marissa; Jude, Isla, Meg & Al Don­nell; Suz­anne Camp­ton; Pau­line Newell; Ann Con­nolly; Day­alan Sam­inath­an; Kuwert; Grace & Han­nah Ashton; Anaisha, & her par­ents Anu & Digvi­jay; Rev Laurie McIntyre; and Loch­lan Lonesborough.


Read­ings for the com­ing week: Even­ing Pray­er 

Sunday Job 3 Ps 8 Hebrews 2.4, 14–3.6
Monday Job 31.5–23 Ps 81 Colos­si­ans 3.1–11
Tues­day Job 31.24–40 Ps 85; 87 Colos­si­ans 3.12–17
Wed­nes­day Job 32 Ps 88 Colos­si­ans 3.18–4.6
Thursday Job 33.1–18 Ps 119.89–104 Colos­si­ans 4.7–18
Fri­day Job 33.19–33 Ps 89.19–38 Philem­on 1–14
Sat­urday Job 34.1–15 Ps 91 Philem­on 12–25


Read­ings for Next Sunday — Twen­ti­eth Sunday After Pente­cost:  First Read­ing: Job 23.1–9, 16–17;  Psalm: 22.1–15;  Second Read­ing: Hebrews 4.12–16;  and  Gos­pel: Mark 10.17–31