Delany gets a St Patrick's Day treat

17/3/2017


Delany College Granville celebrated its 75th anniversary at a special St Patrick’s Day Mass with founding teacher Mr Leo Budin wishing the current students all the best.

Mr Budin, 95, who was one of the first teachers at school when it opened its doors as a Patrician Brothers College in 1942, said it was pure delight to see the school growing stronger and stronger.

When asked about the new generation students, he simply replied: “Wonderful.”

The Mass was held at St Patrick’s Cathedral at Parramatta and all the students attended as well as representatives from a number of other schools in the Diocese.

Father Paul Roberts said Delany College was his favourite school in the Diocese because of its diversity and caring and loving environment.

'When I walk into the school I see the remarkable diversity of humanity, a mix of students from parts of the globe, living in peace. This is what the world can be with the help of the Lord,' he said.

Fr Paul told the students and parents: “Believe in yourselves as God believes in you.”

'Keep being awesome and keep showing God’s face to the world.'
Posted By Media Team at 28/03/2017 8:22:42 AM
 
   
  
 

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