ABC Radio interview July 30

New project for northern suburbs

Fr Philip Marshall’s interview with ABC Radio on an exciting new project for the Archdiocese and Catholic Education at Davoren Park.

 AAB MORNINGS 891 - School.mp2


A word of thanks from Fr Philip

Fr Philip Marshall thanks people working across all sectors of the Archdiocese for their efforts during the coronavirus restrictions and calls on the faithful to be tender to themselves and each other.


Marian Procession and Peace Rally

Pentecost Sunday May 20, 2018 – homily

Fr Philip Marshall Marian Procession 2018.jpg

If we look at the world with attention, we see quickly that it is beautiful, that it glows with the beauty of the God who created it; if we look attentively at each other we discover the same thing, that is the first and deepest truth about creation.

But there is also a wound that runs through the centre of creation and through our own hearts too.

We can love this world we have been given, yet at the same time we are acting to bring about its destruction and cannot seem to alter our course.

We can be so profoundly tender to children, yet also be part of a world that allows them to be bought and sold. Many of us today are wearing garments made by children who are captive to slavery. We totally reject the mistreatment of children, yet we find ourselves caught up in their mistreatment, even profiting from it, and, if we are honest with ourselves, not rousing ourselves to stop it.

To read full homily please download pdf below.

 Marian Procession homily Pentecost Sunday May 20, 2018.pdf


Christmas Message 2017

Fr Philip Marshall shares his Christmas message with the help of students from St Monica's Parish School at Walkerville.


Christmas Message 2016

Fr Philip Marshall VG

Catechists Commissioning Mass Sunday March 6, 2016

St Francis Xavier's Cathedral, Adelaide

 Catechists Commissioning Mass March 6, 2016.mp2


Renewal of heart is crucial

The Southern Cross newspaper – May 2015

Lourdes Day Mass - February 11, 2015

St Francis Xavier's Cathedral

 Lourdes Day Mass - Fr Philip Marshall.mp2