French's Forest

Catholic Parish

Prayer and Reflection Resources

Also check Parish News and Bulletin for special reflections, prayer and meditations held in the parish.

Mass on Demand

You can access Mass online either as a live stream or mass on demand (pre-recorded earlier) by clicking on one of the links below.

Reading, Bible Resources and Reflections


Zoom, Webinars and Social Media - Resources

  • Broken Bay Connect: a number of Zoom events that are ongoing and/or Coming up. To access any of the activities below, please goto Broken Bay Connect

      • The Chosen Monday: Even the most ardent sceptics are raving about this new “Jesus show.” Join us as we go through the first season of The Chosen, viewing one episode every Monday, breaking open some themes and coming to know Jesus in a fresh new way. Mondays @ 7:30-8:45pm ZOOM

      • TUESDAY NIGHT LIGHTS - A place for the community to come together for prayer and to praise God from the setting of your home.

      • WEDNESDAY HUMPDAY HANGOUT W/ BR BERNARD - Lockdown weeks can be long and monotonous, so why not break it up with a fun social catch up with others from around the diocese?

      • FORMATION FRIDAYS - An opportunity to get some simple Catholic formation on various aspects of the faith, from the basics to the hot topics .

      • THE PARENTING CHILDREN COURSE - The Parenting Children Course is a series of 10 on-line sessions for parents of young children seeking connection and support during lockdown while learning new skills. It’s fun, hopeful and designed to inspire confidence

Divine Renovations Webinars

  • Love Without Limits - Jesus taught us to both love our neighbour and to go make disciples. Join Cardinal Tagle, Nicky Gumbel and friends for an honest conversation around how we can live out this calling in the modern world. 30 September 7pm OR 1 October 7am (Sydney time) Register here


Online Retreats Devotions and other Spiritual Exercises

  • Broken Bay - Bay Connect Resources Zoom reflections and discussions.

  • Covid 14 Day Isolation Retreat -Brendan McManus SJ and Jim Deeds have written a 14 day ‘Isolation’ retreat specifically for Sacred Space during this Coronavirus crisis, using meditations from their two books, Finding God in the Mess and Deeper into the Mess, these retreats are based on the spiritual exercises of St Ignatius

  • Spiritual Exercises - The First Spiritual Exercises provides a way for us to experience Ignatian Spirituality in our daily life.

  • Divine Mercy Retreat Centre Sydney (Silent Adoration)- YouTube Channel and Facebook page

Pastoral and Liturgy Resources:

Voice of the People in Broken Bay