Enter Lent – Chaplain’s Corner

Lent Reflection, March 2022 Ash Wednesday is coming up 2nd March 2022 and will begin 40 days of Lent! For many of us it can suddenly come up unexpectedly. Usually it means having a spiritual meltdown trying to decide: a) what we’re giving up b) what extra we’re going to do. My hope is that […]

Keep Our Spiritual Lives Alive – Chaplain’s Corner

Fr Joseph’s Reflection – January 2022 In the past when I was at school our class went on an excursion to an orange orchard in the Chittering valley (about 45 minutes north of Perth). The farmer took us on a tour around his orchard and there you could see the orange trees were bursting with […]

Chittering Valley Camino Article

15km Track up and down the Rolling Hills. Written by Fr Joseph Laundy, CYM Perth Chaplain On Saturday 23rd October, the quiet tranquillity of the beautiful Chittering valley was disturbed by the pacing feet of 17 young people who undertook a camino pilgrimage. Organised by Catholic Youth Ministry Perth, the journey began at Our Lady […]

Lockdown and Spiritual Growth – Chaplain’s Corner

Pain, Platitude, or Progress? In yet again another lockdown it can be sometimes hard to see the positives in life. I was talking with a friend during it and the comment was made “a lockdown is an introvert’s paradise, but what is it for an extrovert?” This relays how introverts love their own space and […]