Welcome to Our Parish

We are a welcoming community. We strive towards building a family of God in the parish. We would love to have you as a member of our parish. We grow together to know our faith better and build up our friendship with our Lord Jesus Christ and devotion to Mother Mary by the inspiration and intercession of St. Padre Pio, our parochial patron.

We are located in the western Sydney of the Diocese of Parramatta and we are the first parish to have St. Padre Pio as the patron of our Parish.

May your visit to our parish website be an enriching experience and if you would like to become a member of our parish, please contact us and we are more than happy to assist you. You are most welcome to attend one of the Masses to meet us.

May God bless you always.

Mass Times

Weekday MassTuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday – 9:00am
First Friday Mass Times – 9am
(There will be an All-Night Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament from Friday 8pm to 9am Saturday morning)
Weekend MassSaturday – 9:00am and Novena to St. Padre Pio
Saturday Vigil Mass – 5.30pm
Sunday Masses: 8:00am and 10:00am

Baptisms and weddings by appointment.

“Every sacrifice which your soul makes, every good it does is directed to God for the sanctification of all."

Saint Padre Pio

“The storms that are raging around you will turn out to be for God’s glory, your own merit, and the good of many souls."

Saint Padre Pio

“The greater your sufferings, the greater God’s love for you.”

Saint Padre Pio

“We have close to us an angelic spirit who never leaves us for an instant from the cradle to the grave.”

Saint Padre Pio

“You must have boundless faith in the divine goodness, for the victory is absolutely certain.”

Saint Padre Pio

“I recommend calm and calm all the time.”

Saint Padre Pio

About

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Our Patron

St. Padre Pio, an Italian monk changed the lives of Catholics around the world by his prayers.

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History

We are one of many parishes that have evolved from Penrith Parish since it was created in 1839.

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Youth Group

The St. Padre Pio Youth Group Co-ordinators show enthusiasm in spreading the word of God.

Parish News

First Friday All-Night Adoration: 04 June 2021 (8pm Friday-9am Sat morning)

FIRST FRIDAY ALL NIGHT ADORATION When: Friday 04 June  Time: 8pm to Saturday 9am Mass             3am: The Divine Mercy Chaplet will be sung Come and spend time with Our Lord. Please put down your details on the sign-up sheet found on the Welcome Table which time slot you can cover.  

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New Update (as of 29 March 2021)

UPDATE FROM 29 MARCH 2021 * NSW Health has revised the COVID-19 guidelines for places of worship effective from 29 March 2021. The maximum number of people at the Church will be only limited to the 2 square metre rule.  * Please use the QR code on the entrance doors of the Church to sign…

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Sacramental Program 2021

2021 Sacramental Programs for School Aged Children At St Padre Pio Parish, sacramental programs for school aged children are held in the following sequence each year: Term 1: Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation (usually celebrated for children in Year 3 and older who have received the Sacrament of Baptism) Term 2/3: Sacrament of Confirmation (usually…

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Diocesan News

Fr Frank’s Homily – 20 June 2021

Fr Frank's Homily - 20 June 2021 (Read More)

Archbishop of Paris defends Catholic culture in secular France

Archbishop of Paris defends Catholic culture in secular France (Read More)

Joe Biden, the Bishops & Vatican II: the battle over the brand of U.S. Catholicism

Joe Biden, the Bishops & Vatican II: The Battle Over the Brand of U.S. Catholicism (Read More)

An ecumenical friendship flourishes in Glenbrook

St Finbars in Glenbrook has been hosting the congregation of St Andrews Uniting Church once a month as their own church was too small for COVID-safe services. Last week St Finbars's Fr Joe preached to the congregation on friendship in Christ. (Read More)

CDPSL is hiring! Head of Finance & Business Operations

CDPSL is hiring! Head of Finance & Business Operations (Read More)

School

Bethany Catholic Primary

Established in 1996, Bethany is the primary school associated with Padre Pio Glenmore Park Parish. Bethany Catholic Primary recognise each child as being unique and formed in the image of God.

Bethany is a dynamic Catholic school committed to living Gospel values, incorporating a spirit of community, acknowledging the uniqueness of each individual, encouraging optimal learning and with an ongoing appreciation of the environment.

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to answer God’s call

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Easter Offertory

For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him may not perish but may have eternal life.

John 3:16

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Location
34-38 William Howell Drive
(PO Box 8037) Glenmore Park NSW 2745

Parish Office
Hours: Tuesday-Friday 8.30am to 3.30pm
T: 02 4789 2232