Monday, 23 December 2019 10:07

Summer School 2020

summerschool2020 350The Great Commission:
Thy Will be Done
(Matthew 28:16-20)

Magnificat House,
456 Queensberry Street, North Melbourne

Keynote Address

Bishop Les Tomlinson
Bishop Emeritus of Sandhurst

Bishop Les Tomlinson spent his early life in country Victoria and was ordained as a priest for the Archdiocese of Melbourne on 18 August 1972.

He served in a number of Melbourne parishes as Assistant Priest and Parish Priest and in 2003 was appointed Dean of St Patrick’s Cathedral, where, after four months, he was appointed Vicar General of the Archdiocese.

On the 5th May, 2009 he was appointed by Pope Benedict XVI as Titular Bishop of Siniti and Auxiliary Bishop of Melbourne and was ordained a bishop at St Patrick’s Cathedral, Melbourne on the 17th June, 2009. On the 3rd February, 2012, Pope Benedict XVI appointed him as Bishop of Sandhurst.

Saturday 15 February

8.45 am Registration
9.30 Welcome
Opening Prayers & Rosary
9.50 Opening Talk: Fr Justin Ford
10.45 Coffee break
11.00 Keynote address: Bishop Leslie Tomlinson
12.00 pm Holy Mass at Magnificat House
1.15 Lunch (BYO lunch)
2.10 Catena
2.15 Fr Bradley Rafter
3.15 Afternoon Tea
3.30 Video: Holding a Meeting
4.15  Michael Palma: To be a Correspondent
4.45 Concluding Prayers
5.30 Shared dinner – All welcome


Sunday 16 February

8.00 am Holy Mass: Fr Damien Sladen
St Mary Star of the Sea Church,
West Melbourne
9.30 Morning tea at Magnificat House
10.00 Opening Prayers & Rosary
10.20 Fr Damien Sladen
11.30 Anna Krohn
12.45 Catena followed by lunch (BYO lunch)
1.45 Br Louis
2.45 Fr Kevin Williams
3.15 Sharing & feedback
3.45  Concluding Prayers
4.00 Refreshments