Welcome to our web page. We hope you will find the parish information here helpful. We offer a wide variety of ministries for all age groups which are aimed at helping us to live Jesus’ Great Commandment of Love. Our mission is to form disciples who will bring Jesus and his message to the people of Melbourne and beyond.
If you are new to the area or have been here for a while and are now seeking a church family, I would love to have the opportunity to meet with you or communicate with you via email. You can also contact Monica Sutton, Newcomers Ministry and Volunteer Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit our website to see the wide variety of ministries and community life that our church family offers.
If you have school-age children, please check out our school webpage: www.ascensioncatholicsch.org
Fr. Eamon, Pastor
Posted in Current Events on 11/24/15
Wishing all our parishioners a very blessed Thanksgiving!
Please join us at 10:30 am ... Read More »
Posted in Current Events on 11/20/15
We're so happy for the communities of La Cueva and La Cucarita in the Dominican ... Read More »
Posted in Current Events on 10/29/15
Remembering OUR DECEASED LOVED ONES---The month of November is the month we remember our ... Read More »
11/26/15 4:30 am
Reading 1 Sir 50:22-24
And now, bless the God of all,Read More
11/26/15 4:30 am
Reading 1 Dn 6:12-28
Some men rushed into the upper chamber of Daniel’s homeRead More
11/25/15 4:30 am
Reading 1 Dn 5:1-6, 13-14, 16-17, 23-28
King Belshazzar gave a great banquet for a thousand of his lords,Read More
11/26/15 12:42 pm
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Thursday addressed the United Nations family in Nairobi encouraging its staff to pursue its work for human development and protection of the environment for the common good.
He urged them to listen to “the cry rising up from humanity and the earth itself, a cry that needs to be heard by the international community.Read More
11/26/15 11:42 am
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Thursday afternoon spoke about the importance of safeguarding the environment and ensuring a just distribution of the earth’s wealth as he address directors and staff of the United Nations Offices in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi.
The Pope said Africa offers the world a beauty and natural richness which inspire praise of the Creator. This patrimony of Africa and of all mankind, he said “is constantly exposed to the risk of destruction caused by human selfishness of every type and by the abuse of situations of poverty and exclusion”.Read More
11/26/15 10:53 am
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis held a special meeting with clergy, religious men and women, and seminarians at St. Mary's School in Nairobi, Kenya, on Thursday. Putting aside his prepared text, the Holy Father spoke of the joy of a life of radical service to the Gospel and of the radical faithfulness to Christ that is the guarantee of happiness and success in ordained ministry and consecrated discipleship.
An official transcript of the Pope Francis' extemporaneous remarks is being prepared.Read More