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November 16, 2018

From the College Principal

Last night, our Year 12 students and their families gathered at the College for the last time for the Graduation Mass and Dinner. It was quite an emotional evening for many families who have had a long association with the College. The senior students have been wonderful role models to our young men, and I am sure they are looking to the next phase of their lives with great anticipation and excitement. I am also sure that the young men...


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November 17, 2018

From the Acting Dean of Identity

“I arise today, through God's strength to pilot me” – St Patrick

At the Year 12 Graduation last night we drew inspiration from the St Patrick’s Breastplate Prayer. The idea that St Patrick armoured himself with prayer, we get a sense of through the poetic manner in which the prayer is written. The prayer is powerful, even exhaustive, yet uplifting in its words. It represents a total transformation of the self -a complete trust...


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November 17, 2018

From the Dean of Administration and Business Intelligence

This week I spoke at Assembly about not celebrating too early. We have all seen many amusing videos of athletes celebrating too early, often with show pony antics, while the opposition quietly continue the game or the race and go on to win.

As the year draws to a close, we all become excited about the prospect of summer holidays, Christmas and slower starts to our days. The important thing is for the boys to remember that...


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