Homepage
Directors
Aims & Emblems
Home Office
Our History
Early Days
Solo Parents
Contact Us
The Founder
Uncommon Gratitude
Renewed Heart
Age of Miracles

The Founder
Canberra Homepage
Victoria Homepage
NSW Homepage
Queensland Homepage
South Australia Homepage
Weatern Australia Homepage
England Homepage
Ireland Homepage
NZ Homepage
New England Homepage
Celebrations
St Mary's Celebrates
Celebrations
Fundraising
Weekend away
Hands Across the Pacific
New Group
Dan daly
Celebrations
Blank
nineeleven
Reflections
Brian Lucas
Peter Bickley pp
Final Judgment
Monestary
Brads Story
Jenny's Story
Life Cycle Homepage
Wedding Proposal
Ballina Homepage
Earth Hour Homepage
Helpdesk

  

International Family Group Day 2014

                                                    (An annual world-wide event held the first Sunday of May)





International Passionist Family Group Day 2014 was celebrated at the birthplace of the PFGM, St. Anthony in the Fields, Terrey Hills. It was a beautiful autumn day with lovely blue skies, warm temperatures and lots of Family Group people to share our Mass.


At the end of Mass, Mary Ingham and Bede Alexander, on behalf of the PFGM coordinators of the Frenchs Forest Parish, talked briefly about the Family Groups and what they mean to the Parish. Everyone in a Family Group was asked to stand; there were not too many left sitting!.

  

Family Groups have been a big part of our church of St Anthony’s since 1972 and we were pleased to have in our congregation that day, our founder Fr Peter McGrath CP who stayed on after Mass to take part in the morning tea.


We also had a very successful Cake stall, which has become a yearly event and is the parish’s contribution to the PFGM. Many thanks to all who helped make the day such a success.


 Mary Ingham PFGM Director NSW