Parish Priest: 
Fr. Harrie Hovers
Contact the office:
Parish Deacons:
Rev. Les  Ruhrmund
Rev. Tony van Vuuren
Youth Ministry Co-ordinator:
Steven Edwards
076 189 3524


of Deacons Les & TonyHomilies

A blog for those who want to digest or meditate on Sunday sermons a little longer.

Christmas Drive

christmas drive

Thank you for the fantastic response last week. Please start bringing your contributions back. There are collection boxes near the Christmas Tree!

Lifeteen & Genesis

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Catholic Leadership Academy

Visit Catholic Leadership Academy to learn about an exciting new project in the field of Catholic youth leadership development.
The project was initiated by St Michael’s Parishioners and is endorsed and supported by Archbishop Stephen Brislin. 

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Genesis Tiny Tots, Tots & KIds

All Sunday School Children's Parents - please come and sign your children up for Genesis Kids 2015.
Last session for Genesis Tots, term 4:
Sunday 14th December
There will be Catholic Link Kiddies' worksheets and pages for the children to colour in during the school holidays. Please bring pencil crayons to mass and get copies from the back of the church.

Genesis Tots playingGenesis Tiny Tots  0-2 Year Olds

A very relaxed opportunity to connect with fellow parents while the babes interact in a home environment.

Who:  Moms/dads/grannies/grandpas and their babes

When:Every second Tuesday morning 9:30-11:30am

Where:At the homes of attending moms who have the facilities to host the group

Genesis Tots  2-4 Year Olds

Informal activities for the children (arts, crafts,  singing, Bible storytelling, outdoor play), tea and an opportunity for the adults to connect.

Who: Moms/dads/grandparents/au pairs and their young children

When:Every Wednesday afternoon 2:30-4:00pm

Where:The Kelly Room, St Michael’s Parish Centre

Genesis Kids (Sunday School)

2-4 Year Olds And 4-7 Year Olds

Singing and an age appropriate lesson based on that Sunday’s Gospel reading.

Who:2-4 year olds in the Gill Room AND

        4-7 year olds in the Kelly Room at St Michael’s Parish Centre

When:Every Sunday from 8:50-9:30 am during the 9:00 mass

(The children return to mass at the time of the Offertory)

Join us! Let’s get our children together and develop life long friendships.

For more information please contact Kim and Paula on

 Genesis Tots



The Holy Cross Child and Youth Care Centre

A Catholic Institution situated in De La Rey Street, offering a comprehensive residential care programme for children and youth, seeks to fill the position of Administrator/Secretary

To provide the facility with professional administrative and secretarial duties with Bookkeeping ability 

To manage and ensure the implementation of sound administrative and operational processes and practices


  Tertiary training in the Secretarial or Office Administration fields

  Computer literacy 

  Bookkeeping knowledge and experience 

  Office management and administrative skills

  Excellent written and communication skills

  Helpful and friendly attitude towards the residents of the Home 

  Experience and knowledge of having worked in an NGO environment

Additional  Requirements:

  Fundraising knowledge and experience

  Organizational and events management skills

  Valid driver’s licence 

If you meet the above requirements – please motivate and apply to:

The Manager

Holy Cross Child and Youth Care Centre

Vacancy: Administrative Officer

P.O. 1493, Parow, 7499

Email:  or Fax: 021 9341146 By 20 October 2014