News and Announcements

28th November, 2021

First Sunday of Advent

“Given a Choice, Why Should I Consistently Attend the Traditional Latin Mass?” — Full Text of Dr. Kwasniewski’s Charlotte Lecture – Courtesy of

First Friday & First Saturday fall this week. Following the 10 am Mass on Saturday 4th December, there will be Exposition, Rosary & Benediction.

Sodality of St Joseph: The men’s prayer group will meet on Saturday 4th December, following Benediction. All men aged 18 and above are welcome.

Sacrament of Confirmation: in view of the ongoing restrictions, Bishop Elliott has advised it will be best to wait until February 2022 to administer Confirmation. We are awaiting a proposed date from His Lordship and will advise as soon as this is received.

Car for Sale: 2018 Honda Civic with keyless start in metallic grey. The car has a current Roadworthy certificate and registration. Please contact Victoria on 0423364197 or for more information or a test drive.

Mathematics tutor available: Fully qualified and experienced Secondary School teacher, senior primary to VCE. Affordable rates, will travel 20 km radius from East Bentleigh. Contact Francesco Scalzo on 0438 520 311 or via email on

Sunday 1st Collection - Support for our priests

Sunday 2nd Collection - Support for the Parish and its works

The Parish of St John Henry Newman

Mass and Confession Times

For the time being, restrictions on numbers permitted at Mass by the civil authority, oblige us to restrict the possibility of attendance to registered parishioners. We will resume publication of Mass times, as soon as circumstances permit attendance without restrictions.

Confessions: Please contact the Parish priest about the availability of the Sacrament of Penance.

The Parish of St John Henry Newman


12th December - Gaudete Sunday - First Communions