Jesus said to him, "I am the way, the truth, and the life."

- John 14:6

Parish Centenary

ST DECLAN'S PARISH CENTENARY 2016

March 1916 - March 2016
100 years of parish, faith and community

 

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St Declan's Church 1927

 

CENTENARY COMMITTEE

A Centenary Committee organised parish celebrations that were held in February and March (2016).
Many parishioners were involved in preparing and supporting special celebrations and commemorations during 2016.
The parish thanks them for their time, efforts and community spirit.

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Some of the Centenary Committee members

 

CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS 

Seniors High Tea (27 February 2016)
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Trivia Night (4 March 2016) 
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Parish Gala Centenary Dinner (5 March 2016)
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Parish Centenary Mass & BBQ (6 March 2016)
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Centenary School Talk given by Vera Waring (4 March 2016)
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CENTENARY BOOKLET

A Centenary Booklet was published by the parish and released in February 2016.
128 pages filled with photos, history, celebrations and stories of this parish.
We thank the many parishioners who contributed to this publication.
An incredible effort and a great parish memory!
Copies are still available for sale from the Piety Stall after weekend Mass times.
$20 per copy

 

CENTENARY VIDEO

History of St Declan's Parish 1916 to 2016
by Jim Minns

https://youtu.be/afhswHUO1NU

 

 

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Picture by Gabriela 6G, St Declan's Primary School, 2015

 

92 Penshurst St PENSHURST NSW 2222 | Phone: 9580 1310 | Fax: 9580 7170 | Email:declans@tpg.com.au