The Australian Province of Order Of Saint Paul The First Hermit

 
The Pauline Fathers in their Monastery Church at Penrose Park.The Pauline Father's Monastery and Church of our Lady of Mercy at Penrose Park. The Pauline Fathers have two Monasteries in Australia, the before mentioned Penrose Park and also Marian Valley, Shrine of Our Lady Help of Christians.The chapel dedicated to Our Lady Help of Christians at Marian Valley

The Pauline Fathers in their Monastery Church at Penrose Park.

The Pauline Father's Monastery and Church of our Lady of Mercy at Penrose Park. The Pauline Fathers have two Monasteries in Australia, the before mentioned Penrose Park and also Marian Valley, Shrine of Our Lady Help of Christians.

The chapel dedicated to Our Lady Help of Christians at Marian Valley

The Order of St. Paul the First Hermit, known as the Pauline Fathers, is dedicated to spreading devotion to Our Lady, particulary under the form of devotion to Our Lady of Czestochowa, the Black Madonna of which they have been custodians for centuries. The Pauline Fathers who arrived in Australia in 1982, have two shrines devoted to her: The Shrine of Our Lady of Mercy and the Shrine of Our Lady Help of Christians.

Province News

Provincial Chapter

On the 17th-18th of October the Australian Province of St. Paul the First Hermit had its provincial chapter which elected ... Read More

Fr Gabriel's 25 years of Priesthood

Today, the 21st of April 2017, the Australian Province celebrated the 25th anniversary of the ordination to the priesthood of ... Read More

Shrine of Our Lady of Mercy - Penrose Park

At Penrose Park in the Southern Highlands of NSW, there is a shrine dedicated to our Lady of Mercy, represented by a replica of the Icon of Our Lady of Jasna Góra, known as the Black Madonna. The Shrine is run by the Order of St. Paul the First Hermit known as the Pauline Fathers. The Pauline Fathers have been custodians of the original Icon of the Black Madonna since 1382.

 
Some of the International ChapelsPilgrims praying inside the Shinre CurchThe Shrine Church

Some of the International Chapels

Pilgrims praying inside the Shinre Curch

The Shrine Church

Shrine of Our Lady Help of Christians - Marian Valley

The Shrine of Our Lady Help of Christians is about 10km from Canungra and south of Brisbane in the Gold Coast Hinterland. It was founded by the Pauline Fathers in 1995. It's main chapel is deciated to the Black Madonna, and has many other smaller chapels build by pilgrims of the Shrine. Marrian Valley also has a retreat center where pilgrims can come and say.

 
Blank Madonna ChapelThe Church dedicated the Black MadonnaView of the Stations of the CrossChapel dedicated to Our Lady Help of ChristiansBlessings at the Fatima GrottoThe Monastery

Blank Madonna Chapel

The Church dedicated the Black Madonna

View of the Stations of the Cross

Chapel dedicated to Our Lady Help of Christians

Blessings at the Fatima Grotto

The Monastery