“With You for Life” represents the Parish’s commitment to its Catholic parishioners and the broader community.
St Agnes’ Parish has long been successful in identifying a need in the community and providing a service to fulfil that need. It is an approach that remains at the heart of the Parish, true to its Values and striving towards achieving its Catholic mission in the image of Jesus: “Service of all, particularly those in need”.
The statement “With You for Life” encapsulates the Parish’s commitment to its Catholic ethos in serving the local community across the whole human life span. Through: Baptisms; early childhood education; primary education including the Sacraments of Communion, Penance and Confirmation; secondary and vocational education; building a family through the Sacraments of Marriage and Baptism; through to retirement living; aged care; the Sacrament of Anointing of the Sick; and support at the loss of a loved one.
The commitment of St Agnes’ Parish to support its community is unwavering for more than 140 years. Touching 14,000 lives every day in the local community, the staff, volunteers and parishioners of St Agnes’ Parish are “With You for Life” through all its ups and downs to ensure no-one need ever feel alone.