Welcome to our webpage. 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 email@example.com. 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 02/24/17
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Posted in Current Events on 02/09/17
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02/24/17 4:30 am
Reading 1 Sir 6:5-17A kind mouth multiplies friends and appeases enemies,
and gracious lips prompt friendly greetings.Read More
02/23/17 4:30 am
Reading 1 Sir 5:1-8Rely not on your wealth;
say not: "I have the power."Read More
02/22/17 4:30 am
Reading 1 1 Pt 5:1-4Beloved:
I exhort the presbyters among you,Read More
02/23/17 11:39 am
(Vatican Radio) The Office of Papal Charities this week helped out the earthquake-hit regions of central Italy at the express wish of Pope Francis, buying typical food products from local producers and distributing it to several soup kitchens in Rome.
Central Italy was hit by a powerful 6.3 magnitude quake in August 2016, which killed nearly 300 people. Other earthquakes have since caused major damage to the area.Read More
02/23/17 11:38 am
(Vatican Radio) A 2-day seminar aiming to propose much needed public policies for water and sanitation management is underway in the Vatican.
Organized by the Vatican Pontifical Academy of Sciences, the seminar is entitled “The human right to water: An interdisciplinary focus and contributions on the central role of public policies in water and sanitation management”.Read More
02/23/17 8:05 am
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis received his long-time friend from his native Argentina, Rabbi Abraham Skorka, on Thursday, along with a delegation of Jewish leaders involved in the preparation of a new edition of the Torah.
The annotated, illustrated edition is already being hailed as an achievement in both the literary and visual arts.Read More