DIOCESE OF CANBERRA REPORT: About 450 students from around the Archdiocese listened to Sr Patti Jo Crockett (pictured above), of the Missionaries of God’s Love Sisters, tell of her experiences in indigenous missions. She was speaking at the annual Children’s Mission Mass held at St Peter Chanel’s Church, Yarralumla,yesterday. The theme of the Mass, celebrated by Bishop Pat Power, was "Hear My Voice ...believe".
A MacKillop Catholic College student read scripture, and students from St Gregory's, Queanbeyan, took part in the gospel procession, St Thomas the Apostle students read the prayers of the faithful, and students from St Patrick's, Gundagai, took up the offertory gifts.
Students from St Gregory's School, Queanbeyan, process up before the gospel.
Students from St Patrick's School, Gundagai, take up the offertory gifts.