12 November 2022
4:00PM - 6:00PM
The Reflection will be led by
Fr MICHAEL WHELAN sm
FOLLOWED BY FINGER FOOD SUPPER and CELEBRATION OF FR MICHAEL’S 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF ORDINATION
RSVP: For catering purposes, please leave a message on 02 4971 4090 by 4th November.
Fr Michael is a Marist priest, ordained in 1972. He gained his PhD under Adrian van Kaam in 1984 and is the former Head of the Sydney College of Divinity and former Principal of the Catholic Theological Union in Sydney. He has published four books and a number of articles in his field of spirituality. Michael believes the renewal of the Church must include a grassroots recovery of the mystical dimension of our faith. He is committed to assisting adults to become contemplative in and through their daily lives. As part of his work while Director in adult education through Aquinas Academy in Sydney, he has established a place of solitude and silence on a property in Colo, NSW, with Josephite Sister, Marie Biddle. Fr Michael is currently the Parish Priest of St Patrick’s Church Hill, Sydney.
To be held at: Villa Maria Parish Hall, cnr Mary St and Gladesville Rd, Hunters Hill
There is parking available in front of the Hall.