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

Notices_Sunday 28th May — Pentecost Sunday



The flowers in the church today have been donated by Christine Thur­ley in lov­ing memory of her broth­er Steph­en Thurley.



NEXT SUNDAY – 5pm Spir­it of Taize Service.


Nation­al Recon­cili­ation WeekSee notice board in the hall for NATSIAC state­ment and the ULURU STATEMENT FROM THE HEART information.



Thanks­giv­ing Ser­vice for the life of Fabi­an Lo Schiavo – 11 am on Monday 29th May 2023.  A Wake will fol­low in the hall.  Thank you to all parish­ion­ers who are provid­ing the refresh­ments, food, wine, drinks, tea and coffee.

The ser­vice will be livestreamed on the day from 10.45am onwards at‑2/fabian/

Park­ing will be severely lim­ited on the day — drivers will be asked to drive through and drop off only — exit­ing out the back lane.  We ask people to park in the Cyp­ri­ot Car­park or Edge­ware Rd Car­park and as it’s Monday morn­ing there will be spaces avail­able along Stan­more Road after 10 am and in back streets.



Tues­day 30th May at 6pm — Annu­al Com­mem­or­a­tion of the Holo­caust at the Great Synagogue: 

You are invited to THE NSW COUNCIL OF CHRISTIANS & JEWS SHOAH COMMEMORATION.  This year we com­mem­or­ate the 80th Anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Upris­ing.  Speak­er: Emer­it­us Pro­fess­or Kon­rad Kwiet.

VENUE: THE GREAT SYNAGOGUE — Entry via 178a Eliza­beth St, Sydney

RSVP to Anna Ber­ger, CCJ NSW at



Sun, 25th June 2023 — St Luke’s Young Organ­ists SeriesRecit­al at 3pm — Please keep and share the date

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 with Stanmore.

The St Luke’s Young Organ­ists Series is an occa­sion­al series of recit­als by loc­al young and emer­ging organ schol­ars and organists.

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.   Keep the date!



ST PAUL’S PANTRY needs food, health and clean­ing items: A bas­ket is in the church foy­er for donations.



Food for our worms – Leave your worm food gifts at church on Sundays or drop off dur­ing the week.  Please remem­ber to remove the strings from teabags.  (NB — no dairy, cit­rus, onions or meat please).  Worm cast­ings are avail­able.  See Fr Jeff.



Lea MacNeil has jam, con­serves, pickles and vari­ous sauces to sell; please email her at to order them from her.  All pro­ceeds go to St Luke’s Parish.



Weekly Inter­ces­sions for our Com­munity:

Sunday: Steph­en Gates & Andrew; Mar­ilyn Gibbs; Kev­in Green; Peter Gil­bert & Fred Narnolo; and Joyce Grant.

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

Tues­day: Selina Hardy & John; and Susan Hill, Janet Broady & Alex.

Wed­nes­day: Moya Holle; Noel Jeffs; Geoff Lind­say & Mandy Tibbey.

Thursday: Joseph, Esth­er, Joyti & Joshlyn Kumar.

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 Tur­key and Syr­ia who are suf­fer­ing fol­low­ing the dev­ast­at­ing earth­quake.  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 on the ground help­ing those impacted.  Amen



Pray­ers for the sick: Mar­gret 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; Franz Legrum; Peta Loveday-Hill; Peter Crook; Cath­er­ine Lough­man; Jonath­an Har­ris; Wolfgang Haas; Chris Middleton; and Barry Pearton.



Anniversar­ies of the Depar­ted: Steph­en Thur­ley; Lawrence Clayton; Len Jack­son; Frank Seni­or; Rose Far­rell; Wil­li­am Fish­er; Edward McNamara; Prandji Tisna; Barry McK­el­lar; Ivan Ross; and John Lord.



Saints Com­mem­or­a­tion: 31st May: The Vis­it­a­tion of the Blessed Vir­gin Mary to Eliza­beth; 1st June: Justin, mar­tyr at Rome (d. c. 167); and 3rd June: Mar­tyrs of Uganda (d.1886); Janani Luwum, Arch­bish­op of Uganda, mar­tyr (d.1977); & John XXIII, Bish­op of Rome, reformer (d.1963).



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: Trin­ity Sunday

First Read­ing: Exodus 34.1–8                              Psalm: Song of 3YM 29–34

Second Read­ing: 2 Cor­inthi­ans 13.11–14             Gos­pel: Mat­thew 26.16–20



EASTER Appeal 2023

Envel­opes are avail­able in the church foy­er to place on the col­lect plate

Or Scan the QR code to make a dona­tion online.

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