Author Archive: Julian Thompson

Carl Emmanuel appointed Lector at SFX

Congratulations to our fellow Catholic Parishioner and deacon in waiting Mr Carl Emmanuel on your appointment as lector at St Francis Xavier Catholic Parish today (12 Feb 2017). We are proud to have someone of your piety and esteem appointed to this position, on your way to full deaconship. In the Latin Rite of the […]

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OMI Celebration of St Eugene de Mazenod

The SFX Parish together with the OMI community of Durban, celebrated 200 years, since St Eugene de Mazenod founded the Oblate order in France. Close on 40 priests and some 300 odd parishioners attended the Mass of celebration for the founder, as well as the Jubilee celebration of a number of priests. This was followed […]

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Father Derrick reaches 44 Year milestone

We the parishioners of St Francis Xavier , the Parish Pastoral Council (PPC) and Deacon Malcolm salute our Pastor and Shepherd Father Derrick on attaining his 44th Year of ordination to the priesthood. This is indeed a huge milestone, considering that priests spend a number of years at the seminary prior to their ordination. It […]

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SFX Half Day retreat – 12 Dec 2015

Greetings Sisters and Brothers in Christ! As the season of Advent progresses to the 3rd Sunday of Advent, and aware of your need to be in a good spirit of grace, for the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, we would like to remind you of the upcoming half day retreat, organised by the SFX […]

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