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May 19, 2017

From the Principal

Sunday’s Gospel reading was from John’s Gospel was about what we often refer to as the “doubting Thomas” story. In the reading, Jesus tells Thomas to follow him and God will have a place for them. Thomas and Philip asked Jesus to show them where they were going and proof of what God had in store for them.

In our contemporary world, at face value, such a request would be considered quite normal. We are...


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May 19, 2017

St Patrick's College Bursary - Year 7 2018

Through the generosity of our Foundation, the College is able to offer the Edmund Rice Bursary. We are currently seeking applications for those students entering Year 7 in 2018. Applicants must be Catholic and currently attending a Catholic Primary School. Applications will be based on financial need and family circumstance, not academic or sporting ability. St Patrick’s College does not offer sporting or academic scholarships.

Online Application

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May 19, 2017

Identity - Family and Neighbours

In the Christian tradition we talk a lot about the idea of “who is my neighbour?” This question stretches back to the writer of Luke’s Gospel where he has an expert in the law ask this very question of Jesus as a lead in to the story of the Good Samaritan. The ‘Neighbour’ is an interesting metaphor in the modern world because for many of us we do not have contact with the people who live beside us....


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