Parish Priest: Fr Alan Layt
Assistant Priest: Fr Neil Bulathsinhalage
Permanent Deacon: Dn Jerome D'Rozario
Sacramental Coordinator: Elizabeth Portelli
Parish Secretary: Elizabeth Idaszak
Office Assistant: Yvonne Lanau
By 1828, there were 621 Catholics in the area of Rooty Hill, about 25% of a farming population.
In the 1890’s, mass was celebrated four times a year in the homes of the Fern and Leahy Families.
On 14 January 1907, St Aidan’s Catholic Primary School opened staffed by the Sisters of St Joseph.
1915 – 1946
In 26 September 1915, the first foundation stone was laid for the Catholic Church in Rooty Hill at the Adelaide Street site. Priests from Penrith said Mass until 1946 when St Marys became a parish and priests from St Marys said Mass at Rooty Hill.
In 1956, the Parish of Rooty Hill was created by Cardinal Gilroy with Fr John Morreau as appointed parish priest.
In August 1981, the current church building, built by Fr Norm Grady, was opened by Cardinal Freeman.