Message from the chaplain: 14 June 2019

June 18, 2019 | Chaplain's message
“I still have many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now. When the Spirit of truth comes, he will guide you into all the…

Message from the chaplain: 31 May 2019

June 04, 2019 | Chaplain's message
Mary, a grieving mother, bows towards her Son in an effort to comfort Him. Anguish is expressed on Jesus’ face as He looks down at His…
St Mary's School

Message from the chaplain - 21 September 2018

September 21, 2018 | Chaplain's message
And as he sat at dinner in the house, many tax collectors and sinners came and were sitting with him and his disciples. 11 When the Pharisees…

Message from the chaplain - 3 August 2018

August 03, 2018 | Chaplain's message
From 22 to 27 July, I was privileged to attend the annual National Independent Schools Chaplains’ Conference (NISCC), hosted by the…

Message from the chaplain - 20 July 2018

July 20, 2018 | Chaplain's message
From 2 to 11 July, I had the privilege of going on a pilgrimage to Egypt and Israel, led by Bishop Steve Moreo. To flee King Herod, the Holy…

Message from the chaplain - 6 July 2018

July 06, 2018 | Chaplain's message
We are blessed to have a chapel at St Mary’s, placed physically at the heart of the school. Girls and staff are encouraged to view the…

Message from the chaplain - 15 June 2018

June 18, 2018 | Chaplain's message
13 “You are the salt of the Earth; but if salt has lost its taste, how can its saltiness be restored? It is no longer good for anything,…

Message from the chaplain - 1 June 2018

June 01, 2018 | Chaplain's message
Remember the sabbath day, and keep it holy. For six days you shall labour and do all your work. But the seventh day is a sabbath to the Lord…

Message from the chaplain - 18 May 2018

May 23, 2018 | Chaplain's message
This coming Sunday, the church celebrates Pentecost, the occasion 50 days after Easter when Christ’s disciples received the gift of the…

Message from the chaplain - 11 April 2018

April 13, 2018 | Chaplain's message
This term draws to a close as we continue through the Easter season, a period of 50 days, between Easter Sunday and Pentecost. Let us bring…

Message from the chaplain - 29 March 2018

April 03, 2018 | Chaplain's message
Holy Week, the week leading up to Easter Sunday, begins with Christ’s entering Jerusalem on Palm Sunday (25 March this year). The crowds…
St Mary's School

Message from the chaplain - 16 March 2018

March 16, 2018 | Chaplain's message
Immediately after Christ had been arrested, Peter was asked three times if he were one of Christ’s disciples: three times, out of intense…
St Mary's School

Message from the chaplain - 1 March 2018

March 01, 2018 | Chaplain's message
34 [Jesus] called the crowd with his disciples, and said to them, “If any want to become my followers, let them deny themselves and take up…
St Mary's School

Message from the chaplain - 16 February 2018

February 20, 2018 | Chaplain's message
On Wednesday 14 February, we marked the beginning of Lent with Ash Wednesday (and Ash Thursday) services in the chapel. On Ash Wednesday, we…