Welcome to Sacred Heart Catholic Parish

Holy Week Liturgies

 

Welcome to the Sacred Heart Parish in the Upper Yarra valley. Our parish covers a large area from Woori Yallock on the western border and extends past Reefton in the east, to the south east it encompasses Powelltown and to the north the flora and fauna of the state forest. There are two churches in the Parish, one in Yarra Junction adjacent to St Joseph’s primary school and the other in Warburton. Our parish shares the parish priest, Fr Michel Corriveau, with the neighbouring Mt Evelyn parish which acts as the parish centre for both parishes.

  

 

 

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Archbishop Comensoli's Easter Message 2021

In his message for Easter for this year, Archbishop Peter A Comensoli reminds us that in his death and resurrection, the Lord offers us the gifts of peace, life and love. 'All of us come under the love of Jesus Christ on the Cross,' says Archbishop Comensoli. 'And in the midst of our own struggles, Jesus comes to us, just as he came to Mary Magdalen on the day of the Resurrection to offer us hope and a pathway forward.'

 

 

 

Pope Francis declares Year of St Joseph

On the 150th anniversary of the declaration of St Joseph as Patron of the Universal Church, Pope Francis declared a “Year of Saint Joseph” from 8 December 2020 to 8 December 2021. During this year of the pandemic, Archbishop Peter A Comensoli has entrusted the Archdiocese of Melbourne under the watchful protection of St Joseph, whom Pope Francis describes in his new Apostolic Letter entitled Patris corde (“With a Father’s Heart”), as a tender and loving father, who was 'creatively courageous' while being a 'father in the shadows'.

Read Patris corde (“With a Father’s Heart”) here

 

 

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A Thought for a Quiet Moment...

“So Jesus said to them, “Truly, truly, I say to you, unless you eat the flesh of the Son of Man and drink his blood, you have no life in you. Whoever feeds on my flesh and drinks my blood has eternal life, and I will raise him up on the last day. For my flesh is true food, and my blood is true drink. Whoever feeds on my flesh and drinks my blood abides in me, and I in him. As the living Father sent me, and I live because of the Father, so whoever feeds on me, he also will live because of me.” 

— John 6:53–57

 

 

 

 

  

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Daily Live Streaming Mass  

St Patrick's Cathedral has DAILY MASS that you can see live or on demand.

You can view Mass online HERE 

 

 

 

 

Word On Fire's Catholicism Series streaming for free

Word on Fire are offering a free screening of their acclaimed Catholicism Series - 10 wonderful videos, over 500 minutes of content, to celebrate its 10 year anniversary.

  

 

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Take a Spiritual Pilgrimage to the Holy Land

Triduum: A Spiritual Pilgrimage is a beautiful, 30 minute contemplative documentary. This film cinematically walks through the locations of the Holy Week story, re-presenting the most important days of human history. Immersed in the real and sacred places of the Holy Land, the pilgrim faithful is brought tangibly nearer to the story, the landscape, and the reality of the Passion, Death, and Resurrection of Jesus Christ. Triduum draws Catholics and those with open hearts and minds to experience a deeper understanding of these events and places, and offers rich meditations for the pilgrimage of daily life. Now more than ever, as many of us are confined to our homes, journey along this spiritual pilgrimage and be drawn more deeply into the life and love of God. 

 

 

 

 

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Spiritual Communion

It is important to remain close to our Eucharistic Lord during this time.  You can make a spiritual Communion uniting yourself to a Mass being celebrated anywhere in the world.  

The following prayer can be used.

My Jesus, I believe that You are present in the Most Holy Sacrament. I love You above all things, And I desire to receive You into my soul. Since I cannot at this moment receive You sacramentally, Come at least spiritually into my heart. I embrace You as if You were already there And unite myself wholly to You. Never permit me to be separated from You. Amen.

  

 

 

 

 

The Stations of the Cross from the Holy Land

 

 

The Quarantined Catholic Hub

Free streaming of "Lord, Have Mercy: The Healing Power of Confession"

Presented by the St Paul Center for Biblical Studies by Dr Scott Hahn

 

 

 

FORMED Live Streaming Service

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