Parish Notices for the Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord, Year B

The Pope’s Prayer Intention for May:

We pray that religious women and men, and seminarians, grow in their own vocations through their human, pastoral, spiritual and community formation, leading them to be credible witnesses to the Gospel.

Student Confirmation Class

University students who wish to be confirmed may join the Confirmation Class on Sunday, 12th of May at 14h00. This week’s topic is “The sacraments of initiation”


There’s a new stock of Mother’s Day Cards. Please visit the repository.


Rite of acceptance into the order of catechumens on the solemnity of Pentecost. Register by emailing the parish office on or the RCIA instructor on

Marriage & Family Life

There will be a meeting of those who volunteered for this ministry, as well as any others interested, on Sunday 19th of  May, at 10h00 in Trinity Hall.

Rachel’s Vineyard

Next weekend retreat in Johannesburg will be on Friday 24th of May to 26th of May. Those who are interested may register using this link:


For all parishioners wishing to baptise their babies, please fill in this form , the parish will then contact you to set an appointment with Fr. Bruce . The next baptism class is on the 01st of June and baptism on the 08th of June.

Archdiocesan Meeting of Families ‘24

The Archdiocesan Meeting Of Families, headed by the Youth Department in collaboration with Evangelisation and Marriage & Family Life, has been instituted as the main annual youth month event, it will be on the 22nd of June 2024 at Bosco Centre, Walkerville. Cost per person is R100, parishioners who are interested can contact the parish for registration.

Jesuit Institute of South Africa ~ 2024 Winter Living Theology

The Jesuit Institute of South Africa will host the 2023 Winter Living Theology led by Dr. James Waters and this year’s theme is “The Bible Revisited: Exploring people, Places, and Prayers to inspire the World”. The Johannesburg session is between the 18—20 June 2024 at Lumko Retreat Centre, cost per person is R1 950 including lunch and 3 lectures per day. See notice board for more information.