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  Mary Mother of the Church

Catholic Parish Ivanhoe


Welcome, Info., Mission, Values, Outreach, Schools, Contact


To the:

Mary Mother of the Church

Catholic Parish Ivanhoe 



Fr Bill Edebohls. Parish Priest (Here)

& the

Parish Pastoral Council (Here)

Communication This parish prides itself on listening to everyone and in these rapidly changing times also keeping everyone updated on key developments in our Parish and Church. If you would like to be kept directly informed you may subscribe to the free parish periodic email  'website update'  facility underneath (from which you can just as easily unsubscribe at any time).

Parish Information

The 2019 Parish Calendar is available HERE
For all Parish information and details of Mass and Liturgy times click HERE 

For Local, National and International faith-related News, Information and Opinions see 'News 2019' page Here

Want to be kept informed? Most parishioners keep informed and up-to date with all that's happening in our Parish, and in our Church, by subscribing to the (FREE) weekly email 'Website Update' at (you can also self-unsubscribe at any time)
Parish Mission:
The Catholic Parish of Ivanhoe identifies its mission as a community of people:
Who are united in faith in Jesus and his values;
Who gather to celebrate the Eucharist;
Who seek to serve the needs of the community and the world; and
Who bear witness to the way life could be.

Parish Values:
We name our Parish values as:
Some of the ways we pursue our Parish Mission and Values are through our
Group and our Events

Our Churches

Mary Immaculate Church
Cnr Upper Heidelberg Road & Waverley Ave Ivanhoe

Parish Office behind the Church
4 Waverley Avenue, Ivanhoe
Tel: 03 9499 1515

Melway 31 E8
Photo: 30 November 2008

St Bernadette's Church
89 Bond Street, West Ivanhoe

Also Korean Community Church

Melway 31 D6
Photo: Sunday 23 March 2008

Mother of God Church

63 Wilfred St, Ivanhoe East (Cnr Robinhood Rd)

Melway 31 J9 Photo: Saturday 15 March 2008

Our Parish Schools

Mary Immaculate Primary School:

St Bernadette's Primary School:

Parish Contacts

The Catholic Parish of Ivanhoe is located at 4 Waverley Avenue Ivanhoe 3079

Parish Secretary:        Mrs Ruth Villani, Tel.  03 9499 1515
Parish Office eMail:
Parish Website:
Parish Website eMail:
Parish Priest:              Fr Bill Edebohls: 63 Wilfred Rd East Ivanhoe. Tel. 9499 5440

Latest News


Parish and Schools input

to the 2020 Plenary Council   available


Read latest News Here 
  • Pilgrimage: The Road to Rome
  • Archbishop Comensoli’s Easter message.
  • Sending asylum-seekers to Nauru 'a deal with the devil'.
  • I wash the feet of the homeless and it moves me to my soul.
  • Envisioning the Afterlife. The problem with Lazarus.
  • Theologians need freedom, judicial recourse from Roman control.
  • New Vatican constitution will resist centralization in Rome, drafter says.
  • What Do the Church’s Victims Deserve?
Out Parish and schools input to the '2020 Plenary Council' agenda.
(Visit the Parish website Plenary Council page HERE )
All videos are available under the Photos/Multimedia Menu Button HERE
Events HERE
Mass Details HERE