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Feast of St Columba (Colum Cille) at the Old Friary

Old Friary Chapel
139 Brookfield Road
Kenmore Hills

To celebrate the Feast of Thanksgiving for the life of St Columba (Colum Cille) of Iona, The Rev’d Sandra Kjellgren will explore his life and mission, with time for reflection and prayer in the beautiful grounds of the Old Friary using the labyrinth and gardens. An ecumenical Celtic eucharist will follow at 5.30pm. Free event. See more.

Events Open Bible to New Testament Events

Quiet Afternoon with Patrick Olivier

Holy Spirit Anglican Church, Kenmore
1036 Moggill Road

Jesus used parables to surprise and shock us and to throw us off the usual ways of thinking about God, the world, others and ourselves. He knew the creative possibilities of parables for teaching — they challenge the soul. This retreat, led by Patrick Oliver, will look at many of the New Testament parables. See more.

The Rev'd Jamee Callard with Susan Pietsch and Leonie Clancy and feline friend Mash discussing the new Holy Hermits Online 3D Dialogue project in February 2024
Spotlight Q&A

Q&A with Holy Hermits Online lay leaders, Leonie Clancy and Susan Pietsch

Meet Leonie Clancy and Susan Pietsch from Holy Hermits Online and find out about their recently launched deep-dive dialogue project, their faith journeys and favourite scriptures, the kindest gestures they have received and where they do their best thinking


How's the serenity?

Rod Mengel from St Francis College, Erica Skerman from AYCF and Michelle McDonald from anglican focus recently visited our Diocese’s Pointro Campsite at Boonah. The ACSQ Facebook post of their day trip prompted many questions about the site, including about the camping facilities, bunkhouse accommodation and the local area. Rod, Erica and Michelle share their highlights of the visit, while answering some of the questions asked