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Watch it Now! Running a Successful Youth Mass Highlights Video - Video

DATE : October 18, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

On Sunday 7 October, Michael Paton, Youth and Music Minister from the Parish of Our Lady of the Way, North Sydney led a masterclass on how to run a successful Catholic Youth Mass. Watch this to see how Michael uses the influence of music to bring people closer to Christ. Click here for more information [...]
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A Letter For You

DATE : October 12, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

I’ve recently discovered a host of emails that took the scenic route to my inbox. To those who were wondering about their reply – my apologies!  We’ve fixed the issue and you can now be certain your letters will come straight to the Parish 2020 team!   It’s been great reading people’s comments about Parish 2020 and the […]

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Highlights from Masterclass: Running a Successful Catholic Youth Mass

DATE : October 11, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Parish 2020 has just hosted its inaugural Masterclass and we’re pleased to say it was a resounding success.  More than 30 people braved the rainy weather to take part in Running a Successful Catholic Youth Mass with Michael Paton, Youth and Music Minister for Our Lady of the Way, North Sydney.     Michael explained the various […]

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Video: Having a Personal Relationship with God - Video

DATE : August 23, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

As Catholics, having a personal relationship with God is important. Cathy Kennedy, Director of Encounter (an agency of the Archdiocese of Sydney) shares why this is, along with a surprising fact.   Watch the video below.
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Video: Telling a Great Story - Video

DATE : August 22, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Fr Geoff Plant, Priest of St Michael's Parish in Lane Cove shares why storytelling is so important when delivering homilies, and how to do it well.   Check out Fr Plant's YouTube Channel and YouTube homilies here.   Watch the video below.
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Video: Priest. YouTuber. - Video

DATE : May 30, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Fr. Geoff Plant. Priest of St Michael’s Parish and YouTuber explains what it means to be a priest in the 21st century.

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Video: Mind, Body and Catholic Spirituality - Video

DATE : May 30, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

The Catholic Spirituality stall might look out of place amongst all the fortune tellers, psychics and crystal healers at the Mind Body Spirit Festival. But Cathy Kennedy explains why it’s one of the Church’s greatest opportunities to engage with people.

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Video: What Makes A Great Homily - Video

DATE : May 30, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Let's face it. You've sat through some homilies and you've sat through some good homilies. But what makes a great one? Fr John Greig from Our Lady Star of the Sea, Miranda Parish lets us in on a little secret! Watch the video below.
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Parish 2020: First Impressions

DATE : April 21, 2018 AUTHOR : COMMENTS : No Comments

Where are we headed? What does the future look like for the Catholic church? How can we pool our collective experience to sustain thriving Catholic communities? And how can we engage spiritually with those who engage us practically? Director of Parish 2020, Tony Farley, has been out and about in the Sydney Archdiocese in search […]

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