Philip was a native of Bethsaida on the Sea of Galilee.
Jesus found Philip and said to him, "Follow me."
Philip obeyed and a little later told Nathanael about Jesus.
"Come and see," Philip said (John 1:43-46).
This is the invitation of St Philip's Parish: "Come and see!".

Advent Calendar 2020 : Week One

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The First Sunday of Advent

29 November 2020

"From the fig tree learn its lesson." Mark 13:28.

Fig Tree

The fig tree at Jamberoo Abbey.


Eucharist for the First Sunday of Advent.
Readings: Isaiah 64.1-9; Psalm 80.1-7, 17-19; 1 Corinthians 1.1-9; Mark 13.24-37.
Celebrant:Revd Martin Johnson.

Advent Reflection from Bishop Mark Short (No. 1).

An advent message of hope
from the Gospel of Mark, chapter 13,
by the Bishop of the Anglican Diocese of Canberra and Goulburn.


Public services of worship are at our normal times of 8am and 10am on Sundays and 10am on Thursdays. Vilgilance against Covid-19 is essential. Each service operates in accordance with COVIDSAFE arrangements set down by government and the diocese. Please click here for more information and advice about our keeping safe in response to Covid-19.

The Sunday 8am service will continue to be livestreamed on St Philip's Facebook page and later will be available from our YouTube channel and this page, above.

Please continue to support St Philip's, even if you are not able to attend at present because of health precautions. Giving can be done via electronic funds transfer, or you can post a cheque. Click here for bank account details and the postal address.