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August 18, 2017

From the Principal

There has been much in the media recently regarding the influenza epidemic that appears to be sweeping across Brisbane. We have certainly felt the effect of this within our own College community with many staff and student absences over the past two weeks. A recent communique from the Queensland Health Department has requested that we remind parents and caregivers that if their son is unwell and showing the symptoms of influenza, he should remain at home and not mix...


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August 18, 2017

Inside Scoop in Sport

On Saturday, at Coops Tennis Centre, the St Patrick’s College Tennis Championships will be played. Many early rounds have already been completed with semi-finals and finals being played. Good luck to the students still alive in the draw and a big thank you to the many students who participated in this year’s championships. Students should check their email to confirm times and opponents for Saturday. Parents and community are very welcome to attend.

Last weekend our...

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August 18, 2017

To be Fully with God

Mary and the Christian Journey

This week the Church celebrates the Feast of the Assumption of Mary (in the Orthodox tradition the feast is called the Dormition). The Feast Day is an ancient Christian festival and one whose meaning has undergone much revision over the centuries, as has the role and significance of Mary herself.

For many today, the Feast holds little relevance to their lives because its very nature is...


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