St John Paul II – Feast Day

Habemus Papam (We have a Pope!) In 1978, the world welcomed its first Polish Pope - Karol Wojtyla - a man who would become a spiritual giant to lead the Church. Our Lady of Victories has adopted him as one of our patrons, as he personifies our parish family. In 1973, as Cardinal Wojtyla, he […]

Remembrance Day / Independence Day

Our Lady of Victories 1 Roche Ave, Brisbane, QLD

November 11 is marked as Remembrance Day, the day peace returned after World War I. We remember and pray for peace with Holy Mass. And for Poland, it is also Independence Day, when the country regained its freedom as a sovereign state in 1918.