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 05/12/16
This Sunday wear red--the color of those enflamed by the love of the Holy Spirit!
A little meditation on the Holy Spirit for you from St. Cyril of ... Read More »
Posted in Current Events on 05/06/16
All are invited to attend the May Crowning of the Blessed Mother on Tuesday evening ... Read More »
Posted in Current Events on 04/29/16
If you missed last Sunday's celebration, you can still see all of the fun. Click ... Read More »
07/25/16 5:30 am
Reading 1 2 Cor 4:7-15
Brothers and sisters:Read More
07/24/16 5:30 am
Reading 1 Gn 18:20-32
In those days, the LORD said: "The outcry against Sodom and Gomorrah is so great,Read More
07/23/16 5:30 am
Reading 1 Jer 7:1-11
The following message came to Jeremiah from the LORD:Read More
07/25/16 5:13 am
(Vatican Radio) The final preparations are underway in Krakow for World Youth Day which begins on the 26th of July. While the city prepares for Pope Francis, the finishing touches are being made to many of the areas the Pope will visit over the course of the celebration. Dorata Abdelmoula is the spokesperson for World Youth Day (WYD) in Krakow and spoke to Lydia O’Kane.
07/24/16 10:10 am
(Vatican Radio) In his Angelus address on Sunday, Pope Francis focused on Jesus’ teaching on prayer, from the day’s Gospel.
When the Apostles asked the Lord to teach them to pray, Jesus responded, “When you pray, say ‘Father…’” This word, “Father,” the Pope said, is the “secret” of the prayer of Jesus – “it is the key that He Himself gives us so that we too can enter into that relationship of confidential dialogue with the Father.”Read More
07/24/16 9:45 am
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis expressed his condolences for the victims of the attack that took place in Munich on Friday.
In a telegram addressed to Cardinal Reinhard Marx, the Archbishop of Munich, Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin said Pope Francis “shares in the pain of the survivors and expresses to them his closeness in suffering,” and “entrusts the departed, in prayer, to the mercy of God.”Read More