In virtue of our authority, and according to the norms of canon 515 & 2 of the code of Canon Law, we hereby constitute the community of the faithful living within the hereafter defined territory as a separate parish under the patronage of Saith Therese.
1. The territory assigned to the parish is bounded by the following:
To the North – Our Lady of Loreto, Kempton Park.
To the South – Saint Joseph, Primrose.
To the East – Our Lady of Fatima, Brentwood Park.
To the West – Our Lady of the Wayside, Maryvale.
2. All Catholics residing within this territory are hereby subject to the authority of the parish priest and they shall regards him as their proper pastor.
3. The Parisj of Saint Therese, Edenvale has juridicial personality. The parish will be subject to all archdiocesan regulations and statuses
We ask Our Lady, the Immaculate Conception, the Patron of the Archdiocese of Johannesburg, to watch over this communiity, to strenghten it in its zeal for the faith, and to help all its members come to a deeper and fuller living of Christian Life.
4. This decree will take effect as of 24 September 2021, on the feast of Our Lady of Mercy.
Sworn at Chancery offices, Johannesburg this day of August 26th 2021, under our seal and contersignature of our chancellor.
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