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Off to NET
Posted by admin - 18/01/18 06:41PM - - 1/52/53/54/55/5


Last Sunday we sent Tighi Johnson of on her mission with the National Evangelisation Team. We wish her well and offer her our prayers and support throughout 2018



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Youth Ministry Leader Application Time Extended to 10 January 2018
Posted by admin - 05/01/18 12:08PM - - 1/52/53/54/55/5

Part Time Youth Ministry

Thanks to a generous grant from the Archdiocesan Catholic Foundation, St Josephs Catholic Parish Nambour is seeking applications for the part-time position of Youth Program Facilitator. The successful applicant will be responsible for facilitating and developing youth programs and activities across the parish, including:


* to support and encourage the growth of the faith of young people in the parish.

* to support local leaders of the Youth Group helping them to organise regular gatherings of young people.

* enable communication between young people, parents and the whole community.

* to be a point of communication with the Campus Ministers at the Catholic High Schools on the Sunshine Coast.


To succeed in this role, an applicant will need to be well organised, demonstrate initiative, exhibit a collaborative work style and have a strong commitment to integrating youth and young adults within the broader Church community. A current drivers licence and eligibility for a Working with Children blue card are essential. Previous experience working with young people is preferred.

Applications Close: Wednesday 10th January 2018.

Commencement Date: Monday 22nd January 2018.

For Inquiries and Application forms please Phone the Parish Office on 5441 1034 or email

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Here Comes 2018
Posted by admin - 30/12/17 08:11PM - - 1/52/53/54/55/5

We are well into the Liturgical Year B already as we move through the Christmas Season.

A time for thanksgiving to all who make the Parish come to life.

May tne New Calendar year 2018 bring much peace and joy to you and our world.

Fr Graham Gatehouse



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Mass times this weekend: 23rd 24th December
Posted by admin - 23/12/17 03:47PM - - 1/52/53/54/55/5

Fourth Sunday of Advent, 23rd and 24th December

There will be Mass only at 6.00pm on Saturday 23rd December

and 8.00am Sunday Morning 24th December, the 4th Sunday of Advent.

Christmas Masses are:
6.00pm at St Johns College 24th December, Christmas Eve.

Midnight at St Joseph's Church

8.00am at St Joseph's Church 25th December Christmas Day.

Recommendations from the Royal Commission
Posted by admin - 18/12/17 07:53AM - - 1/52/53/54/55/5

Volume 16 of the Final report from the Royal Commission contains the 58 Recommendations for Institutions. Those for the Catholic Church are in Book 2 numbered 16.6 to 16.26.


Recommendations for the Catholic Church


For further information go to the Truth Justice and Healing Council of the Catholic Church


and the The Child Abuse Royal Commission


There are also permanent links to those organisations on the left hand side of this page.



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