Email armadale@perthcatholic.org.au to receive weekly messages from Fr Mark.

Message from Fr Mark (Saturday 28 March, 2020)

Dear friends, It has been a most surreal week for Fr Matteo and myself, as life at the parish has ground almost to a complete halt.  It seems like each time we adjust to the new normal and put in place our best efforts at pastoral availability, the lines shift within...

Message from Fr Mark (Tuesday 24 March, 2020)

Dear friends, As you would know, on Sunday the Prime Minister ordered the closure of churches as part of a series of measures aimed at limiting the spread of the Coronavirus.  We’ve been waiting for details as to what exactly this means for us in the parish, and after...

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Message from Fr Mark (Saturday 21 March, 2020)

Dear friends, This is the first of the weekly e-mail messages that I intend to send to our parishioners as long as public Mass is suspended.  I figure this is a way—imperfect though it may be—of maintaining connection with you all and trying to offer some spiritual...

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Message from Fr Mark (Friday 20 March, 2020)

Dear parishioner, I am sending this message to all the parishioners of St Francis Xavier parish to inform you of a few necessary changes at the parish.  As you would likely have heard, Archbishop Costelloe has made the difficult decision to temporarily suspend all...

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