Oct 062017
Mission Circle - Tuesday 10th October

Tuesday 10th October at 1:30pm in the Edgeware Tennis Club Rooms, 416 Innes Road. All parishioners are warmly welcomed to this fun-filled afternoon for games of Housie, raffles and afternoon tea. All profits are used to support various Catholic Missions.  Queries to Diana on 942 1705

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Oct 062017
Ablaze Catholic Conference - can you help?

We are looking for volunteers to come on-board to do home baking for our Ablaze Conference being held Friday 10th & Saturday 11th November 2017. If you can assist please contact our parish co-ordinator Ursula Culley on 383 5113 or email ursulas@xtra.co.nz

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Oct 062017
Golden Catholics - Wednesday 8th November

For those over 65. The next luncheon is on Wednesday 8th November from 11:30am – 1:30pm at St Joseph’s Pastoral Centre, Vagues Road, Papanui. Speakers are Tony Sewell, Diocesan Property Manager on the rebuild in the Diocese and Peter Kennedy on the role of a Prison Chaplain. RSVP to your parish secretary by Tuesday 31st [more…]

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Sep 292017
Readers Workshop - Thursday 5th October - 7pm

Sr Eleanor Capper will hold a workshop for our readers (existing and new) on Thursday October 5th at 7pm. The session will last about an hour and a half covering all aspects of Proclaiming the Word. We ask that all our current and any new readers who can make a dedicated commitment to this Ministry [more…]

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Sep 242017
The Korean Martyrs

On Wednesday morning, I woke early to prepare for the 6:30am Mass, and heard on the news that the American president was threatening to ‘totally destroy’ North Korea because the North Korean leader was threatening America and her allies. Please God, this remains only rhetoric, but our hearts go out to the innocent and the [more…]

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Sep 222017
Parish Planned Giving Programme

We are almost due for the next 6 months Planned Giving envelopes. If you are thinking about joining the Parish Planned Giving Programme or wish to change from envelope to automatic payment, please contact Kirsten in the Parish office

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Sep 222017
Parish Feast Day Weekend - Friday 29th September to Sunday 1st October

Next Sunday (1st October) we will celebrate our patronal feast day for St Francis of Assisi – anticipating the actual day on 4th October. In preparation for this event, there will be a Communal Reconciliation Service in the church. This is a powerful way to prepare our hearts for a worthy celebration of Mass in [more…]

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