Upcoming Lourdes Day Mass Celebrations in Melbourne and Sydney
Every year Members of the Order, with the generous support of the Archbishops and Diocesan staff, arrange Lourdes Day Mass celebrations across Australia for ‘Malades’ (the sick). Those who attend the Mass receive special blessings and bottles of Lourdes water. Volunteers are also on hand to assist the frail and aged who attend.
“This event is a manifestation of the Order’s commitment to serve the sick and the poor” explains the Order’s President, Anthony Macken AM. “It is one way Members of the Order fulfill their mission to nurture, witness and protect the faith and of serving the poor and the sick representing the Lord.”
The dates and locations of this special mass are as follows:
When: Saturday 7th December 2013 at 10.30am
Where: St Patrick’s Cathedral Melbourne. The principal celebrant will be Most Rev Dr Denis Hart, Archbishop of Melbourne.
When: Saturday 7th December 2013 at 10am
Where: St Mary’s Cathedral, Sydney.
February 2014 – details TBC, please continue to visit the website for updates
May 2014 – details TBC, please continue to visit the website for updates
Images from previous Lourdes Day Mass Celebrations: