St Luke's Anglican Church in Enmore a lively, inclusive welcoming liturgical community

Notices_Sunday 18th June — 3rd Sunday After Pentecost


Wel­come to any vis­it­ors with us today.  Please join us for morn­ing tea.


The flowers in the church today have been donate by Ruth Cham­pi­on in lov­ing memory of her fath­er, Eric Cham­pi­on (Priest).



Con­grat­u­la­tions to Geoff Lind­say who was awar­ded an AM this week for ser­vices to the law, and the leg­al pro­fes­sion.  We are very proud that Geoff has been duly recognised.


NEXT SUNDAY: 3pm — Luke’s Young Organ­ists Series Recital 

Win­ner of the Open Sec­tion of the 2022 Sydney Organ Com­pet­i­tion, Samuel Giddy per­forms works by J S and C P E Bach, Byrd and Brahms on the rare 1883 Wordsworth & Maskell Pipe Organ at St Luke’s Anglic­an Church Enmore.

Seat­ing unre­served — No book­ing required.

Entry, Pro­gramme & Refresh­ments:  $ note donation.

Enquir­ies:  Kathy Drummond/Brett Dav­ies


Sunday 17th Sept — 40th Anniversary of Sydney MOW:  Join us at CCSL for 10.30am ser­vice with female guest preach­er.  Fol­lowed by lunch with female guest speak­ers.  RSVP date to be announced.



Weekly Inter­ces­sions for our Com­munity:

Sunday:  Christine Thur­ley, Troy and Fam­ily; Stu­art Veitch, Jo Bur­ton & Laurence; Janet Walms­ley; Noël Waugh; and Ron & Katie Williams.

Monday: Janet Wid­mer & Cliff; Sally Woell­ner; and Vic­tor Anyarisi.

Tues­day: Kay Younie, Nata­sha, Timothy and Jonathon.

Wed­nes­day: Jen­nifer, Peter, Elise & Blake B.; and Fr Philip Bradford.

Thursday: Fr John Bowen & Joanne; and Tony Brownlow.

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

Sat­urday: Almighty God, we pray for those in the Ukraine who are suf­fer­ing fol­low­ing the dev­ast­at­ing flood.  We pray for heal­ing and good med­ic­al care for those who have been injured.  For those who have lost homes and pos­ses­sions, please meet their daily needs for food, clean water and shel­ter and com­fort those who mourn the loss of loved ones.  And bless all who are help­ing those impacted.  Amen.



Pray­ers for the sickMar­gret Chiew; Noel Jeffs; Peter Sey­mour; Dav­id Dun­lop; (Fr) John Bowen; Janet Walms­ley; Tony Brown­low; Peter Brown; Bar­bara Ray­mond; Christine Kon­draten­ko; Val Thomas; Kev­in Tib­bey; Simone Abra­hams; Salochna Devi; Ruth Dodd; Robyn Palmer; Julie Ankers; Peta Loveday-Hill; Peter Crook; Cath­er­ine Lough­man; Jonath­an Har­ris; Wolfgang Haas; Chris Middleton; Ray Min­niecon and Barry Pearton.


Anniversar­ies of the Depar­ted:  Eric Cham­pi­on (Priest); Jack Gib­son; Betty Borg; Mar­garet Dor­ring­ton; Har­riet Murphy: Car­ol Selva­ra­jah; Robert Ambler; Ron­ald Har­ring­ton; Darcy Dunn & Shir­ley Frankland.


Saints Com­mem­or­a­tion: 22nd: Alban, first Brit­ish mar­tyr (d. c. 209); and 24th: Birth of John the Baptist.


Long Term Pas­tor­al Pray­er list: Pau­line Newell; (Fr) John Hawkins; Robert & Lyn­dall Dubler; Andy Ser­afin; Florence Shel­lard; Ray Som­mer; John Hardy; Lyn Car­ring­ton; John Dick­son; Bar­bara & Jade Allen; Rhi­an­non Henry-Edwards; Marissa; Jude, Isla, Meg & Al Don­nell; Kuwert; Rev Laurie MacIntyre; Kiki Chun; Raul of Radio Skidrow and his fam­ily; Andrew Strat­golda; Loch­lan Lones­bor­ough; Ann Jeffs; and Singla Pallav.



Read­ings for Next Sunday: Fourth Sunday After Pentecost

First Read­ing: Gen­es­is 21.8–21               Psalm: 86.1–10, 16–17

Second Read­ing: Romans 6.7–11            Gos­pel: Mat­thew 10.24–39



Trin­ity Salute paint­ing at St Luke’s Enmore

An event is being planned dur­ing the next few months to cel­eb­rate the Trin­ity Salute paint­ing in the Church.


What is the paint­ing about? 

Please find attached links to Fr Jeff’s You­Tube present­a­tion about the paint­ing, notes on the scrip­tur­al and artist­ic con­text of the work, inform­a­tion about the Guwiy­ang Trust which has loaned the work to the Par­ish (“Guwiy­ang” means “Fire” in the Eora lan­guage), and media reports about Peter Nor­man and the event at the 1968 Mex­ico City Olympic Games depic­ted in the painting.


Please watch this space con­tact Brett with any enquiries.


  1. Art @ St Luke’s Enmore with Fr Jeff Park­er(You­tube presentation);
  2. Miri­am Cabello’sTrin­ity Salute:  Notes on the scrip­tur­al and artist­ic context;
  3. Trin­ity Salute Flyer;
  4. Com­ment­ary on the Guwiy­ang Trust;
  5. “Every man is born equal:  Peter Norman’s amaz­ing leg­acy lives on” by Peter Fitz­Si­mons, The Sydney Morn­ing Her­ald, 19 June 2020;
  6. “Aus­trali­an Sport must raise Voice if it wants to stand on the right side of his­tory” by Peter Fitz­si­mons, The Sydney Morn­ing Her­ald, 4 May 2023;
  7. “As Aus­trali­ans grapple with racism, Olympi­an Peter Nor­man is someone who deserves a statue” by Van Badham, Guard­i­an Aus­tralia, 18 June 2020; and
  8. Remem­ber­ing Peter Nor­man: a speech made in 2012 to the Par­lia­ment of the Com­mon­wealth of Aus­tralia by Dr Andrew Leigh, (now) Assist­ant Min­is­ter for Com­pet­i­tion, Char­it­ies and Treas­ury, Assist­ant Min­is­ter for Employment.