Congratulations to the 101 Parish children who received the Sacrament of Confirmation last week-end. As Parish Priest, and on behalf of Fr Garner, Fr Thi and Deacon Bruce I would like to thank everyone involved in the organisation of this very important celebration. Whilst so many people are involved and their efforts are so much appreciated, I would especially like to thank:
The Most Rev. Timothy Costelloe SDB, Archbishop of Perth as celebrant
The children’s teachers: Ms Maria Fonseca, Mr Jermaine Beins, Mr Jean-Paul Papineau, Mr Brien Thangaiah, Mr Lennon Rego and Ms Jana Dugandzic.
Yidarra Principal: Mrs Carmel Costin & Yidarra Deputy Principals: Mrs Tanya Giovannangelo and Rosemary Paparella.
Parish RE Coordinator: Jenny Figliomeni
Belinda Norris and the wonderful Bateman Parish Youth Music Ministry
Mrs Diana Puspita and her parent helpers for the beautiful flower arrangements
Louis and Eugenie Papineau and Stephen Choi from our Creative Liturgy team
Mrs Beverly Bucat, Mrs Geraldine Mo, Robert Ludlow, Lila Rodari, Maddie Abonnel, Veron-ica Ayeni, Maya Frayne, Rachael Dellaca as well as the staff and parent helpers who helped as sash sewers, ushers, and cake cutters
The Acolytes: Paul Doss and Danny Ng
The Special Ministers and Altar servers
Our official photographer photographer: Gerard de Souza.
Thank you all for making this such a wonderful celebration for our Parish.
God bless! Fr. Phong