Apostolic Exhortation by Pope Francis: Evangelii Gaudium (The Joy of the Gospel) Evangelii Gaudium (meaning ‘The Joy of the Gospel’) is a 2013 apostolic exhortation by Pope Francis on “the church’s primary mission of evangelization in the modern world.” It has been described as a “remarkable and radical document, one that ranges widely and […]Read More...
Lumen Fidei is the first encyclical of Pope Francis signed on 29 June 2013, on the Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul, and published on 5 July 2013, almost 4 months after his election to the papacy. It focuses on faith, and completes Pope Benedict XVI’s previous works about charity and hope. It presents […]Read More...
OPENING TIMES FOR THE SHOP ARE: First Sundays after 9:00 am Mass until noon. Every Wednesday after 9:30 am Mass until noon. Please support us by bringing any white elephant items that are in working condition and in good order. You can bring them to the shop or drop off at the parish office during […]Read More...
Mass Times & Parish News
Our Lady of the Visitation
4 Price Drive Constantia 7848
Phone: 021 794 5185
Fax: 021 794 5192
Monday - Friday: 8:30 am - 1:30 pm
Fr Frank is off on Mondays
Debbie Jordan is in office on Mon/Tue/Thu/Fri.
Vivien Cones is in office on Wed.
After Saturday evening 5:30 pm Mass
After Sunday morning 9:00 am Mass
Deadline is Thursday at 11:00 a.m.
The Ecclesia Season “Live Mercy” will be running in our parish from the week starting 6 February 2017 for 4 weeks. The reflections are based on the important social encyclical ‘Luadato Si’by Pope Francis who wrote, “I urgently appeal for a new dialogue about how we are shaping the future of our planet. We need […]
As Father Shenoy will be arriving next week, the parish would like to say a very big thank you to Fr David who has worked so hard for us, and filled the gap so wonderfully since Fr Frank left. Please join us for tea in the parish hall after 9.00am Mass this Sunday to wish […]
Our parish extends a very warm welcome to remarried divorcees, unmarried cohabiting couples and gay people to join us in the celebration of the Eucharist and to active participation in the life of the parish community. For further inquiries, contact: Brian Robertson on 021 794 5527 / firstname.lastname@example.org or Justice and Peace Group coordinator Justine […]
Killian Sawunyama, 21 year old son of Paul our care-taker, is looking for a part-time apprenticeship in Mechanical Engineering which he is studying at CPUT. For his CV or further information contact Killian on 079 038 9895 or email@example.com or contact the parish secretary.
For Marriage arrangements, please contact the parish office to make an appointment with the Parish Priest.
Congratulations to Tim & Candice Scholtz who were married in our Parish this Saturday, 21st May
(Jul 2015) Congratulations to Nikki Pearson and Clayton Cross on their engagement
Congratulations to Johann and Marie Joelle Pacaline Mayer on the baptism of their son, Liam Jean Mayer, in our parish on Sunday 29th January 2017.
For Baptism arrangements, please contact the parish office to make an appointment with the Parish Priest.
Congratulations to Lee & Nicola Dobes on the baptism of their son, Ethan Leo Alastair which took place on Sunday 26th June.
Congratulations: To Grant & Marisa Berndsen on the baptism of Thomas Colin and to Kent and Nadia Wrankmore on the baptism of Logan Rourke which took place on Saturday 15th May.
Our Prayerful Condolences to the family and friends of Gillian Pegrum who passed away on Tuesday 6th September and whose Requiem was held in our parish Wednesday, 14th September at 11:00am.
Our prayerful condolences to the family and friends of Alice Mary McGinty, who passed away on the 17th August and who’s funeral was held at our parish on the 22nd August.
Condolences To Debby Saporetti and family on the loss of her mother, Teresa Dandy, whose Requiem as celebrated last Wednesday, 18th May.
Condolences to Fr Frank. We extend our deepest sympathies to Father Frank on the loss of his brother. Let us keep him and his family in our prayers during this difficult time.
Please see the new exhibition on our Gallery Wall by Vanessa McDonnell. Vanessa has been painting in oils and acrylics for several years and has painted in Bermuda, England, Ireland, France and South Africa. Her paintings explore contrasts in mood and atmosphere and she is very drawn to the art of Impressionism. Thank Thank you […]Read More...
In accordance with the Archdiocese of Cape Town’s “Statutes for Parish Pastoral Councils” (June 2013), the current term for all PPC’s in the Archdiocese ends in August 2016. In accordance with the Archdiocese of Cape Town’s “Statutes for Parish Pastoral Councils” (June 2013), the current term for all PPC’s in the Archdiocese ends in August […]Read More...
We especially remember and honour our beloved friends and family who have passed away on the first Thursday of every month. Remembrance List – October 2016 Paul, Sydney (Jnr) Jones, Neta Viglietti, Ottavia Viglietti, Giovani Brassell, Michael Joseph Greenwood, Maria Anna Robertson, Anna Malcolm-Smith, Donald Scott, Anne Carmel Bernadine Wilson, Wyndham Urry, Herbert Urry, Zoë […]Read More...
If anyone is in need of help please contact our Care Group. We have a CARE GROUP in the parish which is a group of concerned, caring and gentle people who are there for others. They do not offer professional councelling services, but rather are there to help out as friends in Christ. They help […]Read More...
You are most welcome. Please register with us. Existing parishioners – please let us know of any changes. NEW PARISHIONERS! Welcome to our parish family! Click here to welcome new parishioners. EXISTING PARISHIONERS – Please let us know of any changes to your information so we can keep our records updated. If you wish to […]Read More...
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Community & Outreach
The Parish Outreach in support of the Women of Westlake’s missin to uplift the youth of Westlake Village is being launched by our own your in the December school holidays. Our Youth and Catechetics Leader will be recruiting young people from our parish to assist them for two days with the Holiday Club for 6-14 […]
The Mater Domini Home is always in need of donations of toiletries for mothers and babies. Sweets also acceptable. The collection baskets are in the foyer of the church. You can also bring in items and leave them at the parish office. Thank you. ABOUT MATER DOMINI Mater Domini is a home for women who […]
New boxes available and please continue to support this programme that continues after two successful years! Since its inception in 2013, this ANGEL BOXES project has raised a total of R18,949.93 in support of Archbishop Stephen Brislin’s Building Fund. In 2013 we raised R12,033, in 2014 we raised R6,099.93… and in Jan 2014 we raised […]
My First Baby Box for an equal start – to provide new-born babies with the basic necessities for their care. Donations of clothing, baby care goods and sleeping items will be gladly accepted. The vision of this initiative is to provide new-born babies in SA (0 to 3 months, male or female) with the basic […]
Beatrice Sawunyama, Paul’s wife, is now out of work after the elderly gentleman she was caring for passed away. She is a wonderful carer and can also look after children. She has certificates for the courses she has attended as well as some very good references. Also, her phone is no longer functioning properly, so […]
Catholic Counselling Service – Suzanne Duncan, a member of the community of the Schoenstatt Sisters of Mary, practising at Villa Maria, Tamboerskloof, is in full-time private practice offering various services, more details can be found on the notice board.
The Outreach Committee is appealing for volunteers, who are available to help with various Outreach projects. Please contact Deborah or Vivien in the Parish office or Deacon Richard for further information.
Pastis Restaurant is looking for waitrons, Full or Part time and preferably some experience. Call Craig Martin or Lorraine on 021 794 8334
Available, rates negotiable. Contact Simon Goemans on 081 306 9168.
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