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Second Sunday in Ordinary Time 

Second Sunday in Ordinary Time Saint Paul the First Hermit, Patriarch of the Pauline Order Solemnity of St. Paul the ...
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Second Sunday in Ordinary Time 

Second Sunday in Ordinary Time Saint Paul the First Hermit, Patriarch of the Pauline Order Solemnity of St. Paul the ...
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Our Lady Queen of Hermits, Patroness of the Order of St Paul the First Hermit – Feast Day

Our Lady Queen of Hermits, Patroness of the Order of St Paul the First Hermit - Feast January 16 Patroness ...
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Second Sunday in Ordinary Time

Bulletin now available to download 17 January 21_Bulletin ...
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Mass Times

  St Benedict’s St Therese’s
Mon: 9:15am 7:00am
Tue: 9:15am 7:00am
Wed: 7:00pm 7:00am
Thur: 9:15am 7:00am
Fri: 9:15am 7:00am
Sat:
6:00pm
(Vigil)

8:00am
5:00pm
(Vietnamese)
Sun: 9:00am
(Italian)
10:30am
6:00pm
7:30am
12:00pm
(Spanish)

5:00pm
(Syriac)
P/Hol. 10:30am 8:00am

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“We the people of St Gertrude’s Parish are a Catholic Community in South West Sydney, mindful of our history, with a concern for ecumenical issues.     We are called to; Nurture faith development in the whole life of all our community, Celebrate God’s love for us in the person of Jesus in both Word and Sacrament and Evangelise by proclaiming the joy of salvation to the wider community.”

– Parish Mission Statement


Mass and Confession Times

St. Benedict's Church Corner of Justin and Neville Street, Smithfield, New South Wales, Australia. MASSES Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 9.15am ...
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Our Patron Saints

St Gertrude The Great Feastday: November 16 Patron of the West Indies Died: 1302 St. Gertrude was born at Eisleben ...
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Welcome Letter from Parish Priest

Welcome to the Parish of St Gertrude’s and the Diocesan Shrine Church of St Benedict Our Parish strives to be ...
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Sacraments/Rites

Sacraments are the life of the Church. It is part of the central role of the Church to provide the ...
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Governance

At the parish of St. Gertrude's we have a number of roles to which we welcome our parishioners to participate ...
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Communities

Within the Parish of St. Gertrude's we have a number of communities that play important and distinctive roles in the ...
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Photo Gallery

The Parish of St. Gertrude has been blessed with many wonderful and memorable events and moments. A few of these ...
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