17th Sunday in Ordinary Time this weekend
Welcome to St. Mary Queen of Heaven, Georges Hall
Dear parishioners and friends,
Let us celebrate Grandparents Day this weekend
A sincere Happy Grandparents Day to all grandparents in our community.
Happy Grandparents Day for Monday 26 July – the Feast Day of Saints Joachim and Anne, Jesus’ grandparents.
Join other grandparents across the Archdiocese to celebrate Grandparents Day – the Cathedral is live-streaming Mass on Saturday at 10am especially for grandparents.
The NSW Government has introduced tighter Covid restrictions until further notice.
Under these rules Masses and other meetings are suspended during this time.
The church is to be kept closed and no one should enter without permission.
People are not allowed to go into the church for private prayer.
Please let us all give a good example in following the Government advice.
Please listen carefully to the news on TV or radio for updates.
Please continue to think of those who may be truly isolated.
Keep in touch with them through phone, text messages or emails.
They may appreciate some human contact or need some shopping or other assistance.
Please continue to check this website for information about any permitted gatherings in our parish church, including Mass, other liturgies, other celebrations and private worship.
The Parish COVID19 Safety Plan is available through the following link :
Sacrament of Confirmation – update
Please note the change of date – the Sacrament of Confirmation will be conferred in our parish on Saturday 13 November 2021.
St. Mary Queen of Heaven, Georges Hall is a welcoming, supportive community of believers inspired by the life of Jesus. We are called to make Christ present in our parish, in our local community and in our world.
Our Mission : We, the St Mary Queen of Heaven parish, are called to be a strong, loving, caring family united in faith. Guided by the Spirit of Jesus we desire to use our diverse talents to reach out and encourage others. We cherish the living tradition of our Catholic church and will seek to heal misunderstandings and hurt in our midst so that Jesus’ prayer may be realised, “Father may they be one, as you and I are one.”
St. Mary Queen of Heaven, Georges Hall is a parish of around 4,500 parishioners and many ministries, such as the catechist program involving parishioners providing religion classes to Catholic pupils in local public schools.
The parish also runs a successful parish based sacramental program. The parents’ involvement in the preparation of each sacrament of Reconciliation, Communion and Confirmation provides an opportunity to walk together with their children on their spiritual journey.