Apr 182019

Tuesday 9.15am Mass

Thursday 5:00pm Reconciliations;

7:00pm Mass of the Lord’s Supper

(Altar of Repose until Midnight)

Friday 10:00am Stations of the Cross;

12 Noon and 3:00pm Passion of the Lord

Saturday 8:00pm Easter Vigil

Sunday 7:30am, 9:00am, 10:30am, 5:00pm Masses

 18/04/2019  Categories: News
Mar 012019
Lent in the Parish

Ash Wednesday – 6th March Fasting on Fridays – The law of fasting requires a Catholic from their 18th birthday to their 59th birthday to reduce the amount of food eaten from normal. The Church defines this as one meal a day, and two smaller meals which if added together would not exceed the main [more…]

 01/03/2019  Categories: Event, News
Apr 182019
Exam Reader/Writers

Volunteers are needed for pupils at St Bede’s College during internal and external exams.  The only skills you require are readable handwriting, a clear voice and patience.  Contact Rebecca Methven on coe@stbedes.school.nz.

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Apr 182019
12 Hours of Mercy

Jesus Youth movement is initiating the 12 Hours of Eucharistic Adoration across all NZ dioceses.  In Christchurch every Thursday from Easter Monday to Pentecost 22 April – 8 June 8:00am – 7:00pm there will be Eucharistic Adoration at St Teresa’s Parish Riccarton 8 Puriri Street. Everyone is invited and encouraged to attend.

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Apr 182019
Children of Hope: Adoration for Kids

Come and spend half an hour with Jesus. Prayers, songs and short periods of silence. Sunday April 28th, 2:30 – 3pm in the Church.   Afternoon tea and play for the kids afterwards. All welcome. Queries to Debra 027 717 5616.

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Apr 182019
Praying for Peace

The young people in our parish are responding to the tragic events of March 15th by hosting a monthly prayer for peace. This will be an hour of singing, adoration, testimony and quiet. All are invited.  Join us for our first prayer for peace on Sunday 28th April at 5pm Mass 6pm Pizza (bring $2) 6:30pm [more…]

 18/04/2019  Categories: Event
Apr 182019
Euthanasia Bill Petition

Anyone who didn’t sign the hardcopy of the petition at Masses last weekend can sign the online petition until 29th April at:  CareAlliance.org.nz

 18/04/2019  Categories: News
Apr 182019
Parish Office Closed

The Parish Office will be closed from Good Friday (19th April 2019) until Tuesday 30th April.

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Apr 172019
Job Vacancy at the Catholic Diocese of Christchurch

Management Accountant 12-month, fixed term role, Christchurch BasedFlexible, 20 hours per week The Catholic Diocese of Christchurch embraces the majority of Canterbury and Westland, as well as the Chatham Islands. Established in 1887, the Diocese is currently led by Bishop Paul Martin. The Diocese is a diverse place, with a wide variety of ministries. THE [more…]

 17/04/2019  Categories: Diocesan News, News
Apr 142019
Entering Holy Week

Our pathway to intimacy with God With today’s celebration of Palm Sunday, we enter a week that we call Holy Week. While every week is holy, in this Holy Week we face death. While some will simply look back two thousand years and recall the historic events of Jesus’ suffering and death, we Christians today [more…]

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