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Circular 473 Looks Ahead to 46th General Chapter

Posted on 3 June 2019
Circular 473, released by the Superior General and General Council, looks ahead to the 46th General Chapter, which will take place May 2-29, 2021. The circular describes the preparation process, including listing the meetings, events and documents that will precede the General Chapter, and encourages Brothers to prepare mentally and spiritually to take part in the process. Read Circular 473  ...
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Karlaminda Celebrates

Posted by Br Bill Shaw on 15 May 2019
Karlaminda Celebrates
Due to a member of the community not being available for the 15th, we had Mass of the Founder, organised by Ray, on 14th May. Fr Kevin MSC led us in Mass which included a reflection by Gerard. After Mass we were joined by Fr Kevin for lunch during which Gerard cut the Anniversary cake.
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Eternal Rest of Theresa Dorus

Posted by Br David Hawke on 28 April 2019
Dear Brothers Please pray for the eternal rest of Theresa Dorus, mother of Br Christie Dorus of the Gurjanwala community. Therese, aged 100 years and 4 months passed away early this morning at Mannar, Sri Lanka.  She had a short illness and high fever in the past few days. Her funeral will take place at 8.30 am tomorrow (Monday). Unfortunately, due to the situation in Sri Lanka, Br Christie is unable to be with his family at this time. We pray also for him and his family. ...
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Eulogy for Br Julian Watson

Posted by Br Bill Firman on 23 April 2019
When asked to deliver a tribute to Brother Julian, I found myself confronted by a paradox: I felt privileged to be asked to speak about someone whom I esteem so highly but how could I say anything adequate to describe such a great but unassuming and humble man, especially when I have been absent from this Malvern community for almost a decade? I am grateful that Brother Pat Lynch who knew Julian so well as a younger man in New Zealand, is here today to share this task of recognition of one...
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Death of Br Denis (Anthony) Cusack

Posted by Br David Hawke on 23 April 2019

Dear Brothers

Please pray for the eternal rest of Brother Denis Cusack CFC, brother of Br Calixtus who passed away overnight.

Br Denis aged 91 was hospitalized after a seizure in mid-March and suffered other organ failures over a period of time.

We pray for Br Denis' eternal rest for Cal and the Cusack family.

Funeral arrangements are to be notified.

May Br Denis rest in peace.


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Eternal rest of Terence (Terry ) Mackrell,

Posted by Br David Hawke on 16 April 2019
Dear Brothers

Please pray for the eternal rest of Terence (Terry ) Mackrell, who passed away at 4.28 pm yesterday.

Terry is the brother of Br Bede Mackrell of the Mentone community. Bede and Terry's daughters, Fae, Julie and Majella were present when Terry passed away peacefully.

We pray for Terry's eternal rest and for Bede and his family.

May he rest in peace.


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Eternal Rest Br Julian Watson FSC

Posted by Mr Peter Houlihan on 13 April 2019
Eternal Rest Br Julian Watson FSC
Dear Colleagues, This morning I received the following message from Br David Hawke: Please pray for the eternal rest of our beloved Brother Julian Watson who passed away peacefully this morning at around 2.30 am local time. Julian, the doyen of the District, one of its treasures, served faithfully for over 80 years across Australia and New Zealand. We pray for Julian's eternal rest, for the Malvern community and for his brother Ray and sister-in-law Rosemary. May Ju...
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