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CELEBRATING THE GOLDEN JUBILEE OF PRIESTHOOD: PAT AUSTIN MSC

PA speaking

Friday 14th December was the Golden Jubilee of Priesthood for Pat Austin.

PA Mass 16 December 2018

He enjoyed a small, quiet celebration on Sunday, a Mass at the Sacred Heart Monastery, Kensington. He was joined by three members of his novitiate year, 1959, John Conroy MSC, Philip Malone MSC and Gerard Coyte who came from Perth for the occasion.

PA Mass at altar16 December 2018

In his fifty years of priesthood, Pat has served in a variety of ministries, in colleges, including Monivae, in parishes, including Park Orchards/Warrendyte, and time in both the Northern Territory and Papua New Guinea. In recent years he supplied in the NSW parish of Balranald in the Wagga Diocese.  More lately he has been stationed at Kensington Monastery.

AY PRM PA GC Kathy OBrien 16 December 2018

Albert Yelds MSC, Philip Malone MSC, Pat, Gerard Coyte, Kathy O'Brien

SD speaking 16 December 2018

A word from Deputy, Steve Dives MSC

and, of course, a Jubilee cake.

PA cake 16 December 2018

Acknowledging photos, Philip Malone MSC