Christmas Mass Times

This page is being continually updated as more information is being received

We are operating under the government Traffic Light system.

Check the parish below for the particular Mass requirements for With My Vaccine Pass Masses and Without My Vaccine Pass Masses

Where a My Vaccine Pass is required there is a maximum of 50 people and registration may be required

Cathedral Parish at St Mary’s Pro-Cathedral

Christmas Eve

Christmas Day

Anointing of the Sick Mass

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Christchurch North

Christmas Eve

5pm – Children’s Nativity Play & Family Mass at Christ the King
5pm – Children’s Nativity Play & Family Mass at St Gregory’s, Bishopdale
8.30pm Mass at at Christ the King (8pm Carols)
8.30pm Mass at at Christ the King (8pm Carols)
Midnight Mass at Christ the King (11.30pm Carols)

Christmas Day

8.30am – St Gregory’s, Bishopdale
9am – Christ the King
11am – St Gregory’s, Bishopdale

Mass of Anointing

Friday 10 December, Noon, St Gregory’s
Tuesday 14 December, Noon, St Gregory’s

Christchurch South

Christmas Eve

5pm – Sacred Heart Church, Addington (My Vaccine Pass required)
6pm – Sts Peter & Paul, Halswell (My Vaccine Pass required)
6pm – St Peter’s Church, Beckenham (My Vaccine Pass required)
8pm – Our Lady of the Assumption, Hoon Hay (My Vaccine Pass required)
9pm – Sacred Heart Church, Addington (My Vaccine Pass required)
9pm – St Peter’s Church, Beckenham (My Vaccine Pass required)
10pm – Carmelite Monastery (My Vaccine Pass required)

Christmas Day

8.30am – Carmelite Monastery (My Vaccine Pass required)
9am – Sts Peter & Paul, Halswell (My Vaccine Pass required)
9am – Sacred Heart, Addington (My Vaccine Pass not required)
9am – Our Lady of the Assumption, Hoon Hay (My Vaccine Pass required)
10:30am – Sacred Heart Church, Addington (My Vaccine Pass required)
11am – St Peter’s Church, Beckenham (My Vaccine Pass not required)
11am – Sts Peter & Paul, Halswell (My Vaccine Pass not required)

Sacrament of Reconciliation Rite I

Tuesday 14 December, Hoon Hay, 7pm
Thursday 16 December, Beckenham, 7pm
Thursday 16 December, Addington, 7pm

New Year’s Day

8.30am – Carmel (My Vaccine Pass required)
9am – Addington (My Vaccine Pass not required)
9am – Halswell (My Vaccine Pass required)

Christchurch East

Christmas Eve

Christmas Day

Sacrament of Reconciliation – Rite II

Christchurch West

Christmas Eve

Christmas Day

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Akaroa

Christmas Eve

5pm – Little River
8pm – Akaroa

Christmas Day

9.30am – Akaroa

Feast of the Holy Family—26 December

9.30am – Akaroa

Greymouth

Christmas Eve

Kumara – 5.30pm (My Vaccine Pass not required)
Greymouth – 7.30pm Family Mass (My Vaccine Pass required)
Greymouth – Midnight Mass (My Vaccine Pass required)

Christmas Day

Cobden – 8am (My Vaccine Pass required)
Greymouth – 9.30am (My Vaccine Pass not required)
Ngahere – 10.00am (My Vaccine Pass not required)

Hokitika

Christmas Eve

Christmas Day

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Mass of Anointing

Hurunui

Christmas Eve

Christmas Day

Korean Community

Christmas Eve

Christmas Day

Mackenzie

Sacrament of Reconciliation Rite II

Fairlie – Tuesday 14 December, 7pm

Anointing Mass

Twizel – Saturday 18 December, 6pm
Fairlie – Sunday 19 December, 9.30am

Christmas Eve

Twizel – 6pm (My Vaccine Pass required)
9pm (My Vaccine Pass not required)

Christmas Day

Fairlie – 9am (My Vaccine Pass required) and 11am(My Vaccine Pass not required)

Mid Canterbury

Christmas Eve

Christmas Day

New Year Mass Schedule

Opihi

Christmas Eve

Pleasant Point, Carols 5.30pm, Mass 6pm
Christmas Eve, Temuka, Carols 8pm, Mass 8.30pm

Christmas Day

Geraldine, Carols 8.30am, Mass 9am

There will be no Saturday Vigil Mass at Pleasant Point on Christmas Day (there’s usually one at 6pm on Saturdays).
Vaccine Passes will be required at ALL our Christmas Masses.

Selwyn

Christmas Eve

Leeston: Carols 5.30pm, Mass 6pm (My Vaccine Pass required)
Lincoln: Carols 5.30pm, Mass 6pm & Carols 8pm, Mass 8.30pm (My Vaccine Pass required for both)
Darfield: Carols 8pm, Mass 8.30pm (My Vaccine Pass required)

Christmas Day

Lincoln: 9am (My Vaccine Pass required) and 11am (My Vaccine Pass not required)

(There will be no Mass 27-31 December)

New Year’s Day
Lincoln: 9am (My Vaccine Pass required)
Darfield: 9am (My Vaccine Pass not required)

(There will be no Mass 3-7 January)

South Westland

Christmas Eve

Hari Hari – 5pm
Fox Glacier – 6pm, carols 7pm
Franz Josef – 7pm

Christmas Day

Whataroa – 9am
Haast – 11am

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Hari Hari – 3pm 23rd December
Whataroa – 4pm 23rd December
Franz Josef – 5pm 23rd December

Te Rangimarie

Christmas Eve

Timaru

Christmas Eve

7pm – St Thomas’ Church
9pm – Sacred Heart Basilica

Christmas Day

8am – Sacred Heart Basilica (limited to 50 people)
9.30am – Sacred Heart Basilica

Feast of the Holy Family—26 December
9am – Sacred Heart Basilica
10.30am – St Thomas’ Church
5pm – Sacred Heart Basilica (limited to 50 people)

New Years Day
10am – Sacred Heart Basilica

Sacrament of Reconciliation
Saturday morning 10.00am – 10.30am, Sacred Heart Basilica

Waimakariri

Christmas Eve

Christmas Day

Sacrament of Reconciliation – Rite 1

Waimate

Times to be confirmed

Community of the Beatitudes

Christmas Eve

Christmas Day

Latin Mass Community