Communication This parish prides itself on listening to everyone, and in
these rapidly changing times also keeping everyone updated on key
developments in our Parish and wider Church and engaging people in our Church mission. If you would like to be kept directly informed you
may subscribe to the free parish periodic email 'website update' facility underneath (from which
you can just as easily unsubscribe at any time).
The 2019 Parish Calendar (revised 26 July 2019) is available HERE
For all Parish information and details of Mass and Liturgy times click HERE
For Local, National and International faith-related News, Information and Opinions see 'News 2019' page Here
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Parish Mission: The Catholic Parish of Ivanhoe identifies its mission as a community of people: Who are united in faith in Jesus and his values; Who gather to celebrate the Eucharist; Who seek to serve the needs of the community and the world; and Who bear witness to the way life could be.
Parish Values: We name our Parish values as: Inclusiveness Hospitality Mission Service
Some of the ways we pursue our Parish Mission and Values are through our OutreachGroup and ourEvents
Mary Immaculate Church Cnr Upper Heidelberg Road & Waverley Ave Ivanhoe
Committee to recommend Australian bishops give laity certain controls
Francis appoints first woman to managerial role at Vatican's Secretariat of State
Benedict XVI distances himself from new book on celibacy
Pope Benedict XVI breaks silence to reaffirm priest celibacy
A Time of Hope…
How should PC2020 listen to what the sensus fidelium is saying?
Pope Francis abolishes 'pontifical secret' in clergy sex abuse cases
CSSV Announces New Executive Director
Advent wishes from Fr Lasbert.
Patronal festival: Sharing joy and faith while learning from one another.
Archbishop Coleridge discusses 'tough year'.
Out Parish and schools input to the '2020 Plenary Council' agenda.
(Visit the Parish website Plenary Council page HERE )
Ecumenical and Interfaith Communities
Our parish is proud to have enjoyed a long and mutually valuable association with local Churches and more recently also with other faith communities. Details of local churches in Ivanhoe Churches Together may be found HERE