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March 2021

Dove Catholic Women’s Fellowship

March 8 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

All women are warmly invited to our next meeting on Monday, MARCH 8th at ST. PATRICK'S CHURCH, 61 FULLER ST KAIAPOI. 7.30-9pm REFRESHMENTS at 7pm OUR SPEAKER is Adele Findlay, mother of 5 young children who shall give us her moving prolife testimony. A love offering will be taken. PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF DATE, TIME AND VENUE FOR MARCH. CONTACT Ann Martin 0211113963  

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Seeing God in our world

March 9@ 10.30am or 1.30pm Sessions have a focus on seeing God in our world and being a presence of mercy and justice. Facilitators are Sisters of Mercy who offer access to Mercy Global Presence resources. These one hour sessions are on second Tuesdays: 9 March, 13 April, 11 May, 8 June, 13 July and 10 August. Find out more… Explore images, language and understandings of God. Sessions use reflection material, input, prayer and group interaction. The 10.30am session is…

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Community Thanks, Praise and Worship Outreach

March 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Christchurch, New Zealand + Google Map

This ecumenical group will meet in St Teresa’s Hall, 8 Puriri Street on Wednesday 17th March from 7-8pm. Everyone is most welcome. For more information visit Facebook: Community Thanks, Praise and Worship Outreach.

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Two Day Residential Silent Retreat Timaru

March 19 - March 21
Christchurch, New Zealand + Google Map

March 19@ 7pm to March 21 @2pm Sisters of Mercy House, 7a Craigie Avenue, Timaru, New Zealand. This silent weekend retreat begins with starters for prayer and leads into silence for guided personal reflection and prayer. Individual spiritual direction available. Facilitators Sr Mary Catherwood RSM and Anne Crawford. Numbers are limited and registration is essential. Retreat begins at 7pm on Friday 19 March and concludes by 2pm on Sunday 21 March. For further information about this weekend retreat contact Rosary…

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Sanctuary of Fourviere – Events for the Feast of St Joseph

March 19 - March 20
Christchurch, New Zealand + Google Map

Celebrate St Joseph FRIDAY 19th March 12pm-2pm at the Sanctuary of Fourviere. (67 Leithfield Rd, Leithfield) . Mass at 12pm at the chapel of the Sanctuary . Unveiling of the new Beautiful Life-size indoor statue in the hall of the retreat house of the Sanctuary . Potluck shared lunch at the Pilgrim Shelter of the Sanctuary Morning retreat: Through the gaze of St Teresa of Avila, discover St Joseph SATURDAY 20th March 9am-2pm at the Sanctuary of Fourviere. (14 leithfield…

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Mass for Year of St Joseph

March 19 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
St Mary’s Pro-Cathedral, 373 Manchester Street
Christchurch, 8013 New Zealand
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To mark the Year of St Joseph, Archbishop Paul will celebrate a Mass for St Joseph at St Mary’s Pro-Cathedral at 7pm on Friday 19 March. Everyone is most welcome.

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Greater Company of Mary Mass

March 20 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Mary Potter Community Centre, 442 Durham Street North
Christchurch, New Zealand
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The next GCM Mass will be held on Saturday 20 March, 10.30am at the Mary Potter Community Centre, 442 Durham St North, St Albans, Christchurch. Morning Tea will follow. All welcome to attend, bring friends and family. For catering purposes, if you intend to come, please rsvp to the Little Company of Mary NZ office by Monday 15 March, phone 372 9224. Please Note; Mass will NOT go ahead if we are at Covid Alert Level 2 or higher.

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Rite of Election and Call to Continuing Conversion

March 20 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
St Mary’s Pro-Cathedral, 373 Manchester Street
Christchurch, 8013 New Zealand
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Archbishop Paul has rescheduled the Rite of Election & Call to Continuing Conversion for Saturday, 20th March, 1:30pm at St Mary's Pro-Cathedral. God has been working in the lives of many, calling them to life in the Church.  Many parishes have been working with these adults, some seeking initiation through Baptism, Confirmation and Eucharist and others, already baptised, seeking communion in the Church. Archbishop Paul joins bishops throughout the world in celebrating these rites, eliciting a deeper level of commitment…

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Eucharistic Miracles Exhibition

March 22 - March 28
Christ the King Centre, 90 Greers Road, Burnside
Christchurch, New Zealand
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This exhibition, featuring 35 large panels, is being held in the Christ the King Parish Centre, 90 Greers Road, from March 22-28. The exhibition was put together by Blessed Carlo Acutis, an Italian teenager who died aged 15 in 2006. Eucharistic Formation mornings will be held on Wed March 24th and Fri March 26th. All welcome. For more details contact Matt O’Connell on 366-9869 or email chchadoration@gmail.com

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Invitation to Book Launch of The Cry of the Earth and the Cry of the Poor

March 23 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Christchurch, New Zealand + Google Map

Hearing Justice in John’s Gospel by Kathleen Rushton RSM. This book which focuses on passages in the three-year cycle of the Roman and Revised Common Lectionaries will be launched by Archbishop Paul Martin SM (Apostolic Administrator) and Bishop Peter Carrell (Anglican Diocese of Christchurch) at 7.30 pm on Tuesday, 23 March at St. Matthew’s Hall, 108 Jeffreys Rd.   This accessible book, published by SCM Press (London, 2020), seeks to assist preachers and people in the pews to hear the…

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Golden Catholics

March 24 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
St Bede’s College, 210 Main North Road
Christchurch, 8051 New Zealand
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The role of the Catholic Education Office in supporting our children and grandchildren to grow in holiness. You are invited to attend the first Golden Catholics Mass, presentation and luncheon for 2021. Presentation by Mike Nolan from the Catholic Education Office, Liza Sparrow and Melanie Perry from the Catholic Development Fund. When: 11.30am on Wednesday 24 March Where: St Bede’s College Chapel, 210 Main North Road, Papanui RSVP: For catering purposes please reserve your space via Donna Malone on 03…

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Lenten Retreat

March 26
Mary Potter Community Centre, 442 Durham Street North
Christchurch, New Zealand
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March 26@6.45pm and March 27@9.30am Te Manawa Atawhai, Catherine McAuley Centre, Villa Maria College, Peer Street, Christchurch Lenten Retreat ‘Touch the Wounds’ Jn 20:27. Contemporary Reflections on the Mystery of Suffering. A retreat presented by Joy Ryan-Bloore, Jungian Analyst. Friday 26 March 6.45pm – 8.45pm and Saturday 27 March 9.30am - 4pm. Suggested contribution $60 or donation according to means. Registrations to Rosary House. Find out more… The venue is Te Manawa Atawhai Catherine McAuley Centre at Villa Maria College.…

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Catholic Women’s League – Diocesan Conference

March 26 - March 27
Christchurch, New Zealand + Google Map

All women welcome. Friday 26th to Saturday 27th March 2021, St Teresa's Parish Hall Riccarton. Dinner at Crockfords Bridge Club, 218 Riccarton Road (Friday 26th). Speakers include Jill Hawkey, Executive Director, Christchurch Methodist Mission , Clare Tatterson Senior Psychologist at the Champion Centre and Jumayah Jones, Publications Secretary, Muslim Association of Canterbury. The Opening Mass will be in St Teresa's Church at 12.05pm on Friday 26th March Full Conference: $55.00 Dinner – Friday evening: $40.00 Friday only: $25.00 Saturday only:…

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The Crafty Crew

March 27 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Christchurch, New Zealand + Google Map

The Christchurch West Parish will host these monthly meetings throughout 2021. The March session is on Sat 27th March from 1:30-4:00pm in the Bishop Joyce Centre at Our Lady of Victories, 106 Main South Rd in Sockburn. Come meet and work alongside crafters from other Christchurch parishes. Bring your handcraft project and a gold coin donation, as well as some cash for raffles. It’s a friendly social gathering with good conversation and a cuppa and a biscuit. This month there…

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CBS Choir Concert

March 28 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St Mary’s Pro-Cathedral, 373 Manchester Street
Christchurch, 8013 New Zealand
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The CBS Orchestra presents Haydn’s Lamentatione Symphony, Bach Cantata 82 Ich Habe Genung, with international bass soloist Paul Whelan, and Barber’s Adagio for Strings in a free hour-long concert at the Catholic Pro-Cathedral, 3 pm Sunday, 28 March 2021. Haydn’s rarely heard “Lamentatione” Symphony 26 opens a free hour-long concert in the Catholic Pro-Cathedral at 3 pm on Palm Sunday, 28 March, given by the CBS Orchestra. The programme offers three very different works, all offering consolation to those who…

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Chrism Mass

March 29 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
St Mary’s Pro-Cathedral, 373 Manchester Street
Christchurch, 8013 New Zealand
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The Chrism Mass will be celebrated at 7.30pm on Monday 29th March at the Pro-Cathedral. Everyone is most welcome to attend.

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April 2021

Good Friday Collection

April 2
Christchurch, New Zealand + Google Map

Please remember to give generously to the Holy Places collection on Good Friday. Your donation will directly help in the care, protection and preservation of the sites associated with the life, death and resurrection of Jesus in the Holy Land. “This is the responsibility incumbent upon the whole universal Church with regard to the Mother Church of Jerusalem, to which all Christians have an unforgettable obligation.” Pope Francis.

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J.S. Bach St John Passion

April 2 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
St Mary’s Pro-Cathedral, 373 Manchester Street
Christchurch, 8013 New Zealand
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J.S. Bach’s St John Passion will be performed at 8 pm on Good Friday, April  2, 2021, in St Mary’s Pro-Cathedral, Manchester Street. Written for Good Friday, 1724, the Passion is a compact and intensely dramatic setting of St John’s description of Christ’s last hours. Soloists will be Elizabeth Emeleus, Louisa Pilkington, Ken Joblin, Adrian Lowe, Wally Enright and Chris Whelan. Musical Director is Don Whelan.

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Monthly Mass in Chinese Mandarin

April 4 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Christchurch, New Zealand

Diocesan Mass in Mandarin: On the first Sunday of each month, there is a Diocesan Mass in Mandarin at Christ the King. Rosary begins at 3:30 pm, followed by the Mass which is celebrated by Fr Tien Cao.

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Divine Mercy Sunday

April 11 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
St Mary’s Pro-Cathedral, 373 Manchester Street
Christchurch, 8013 New Zealand
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All parishioners are invited to the annual celebration of Divine Mercy Sunday at the Pro-Cathedral 11 April. Reconciliation from 1.30pm. Chaplet of Mercy 2.45pm Mass 3pm. Note some road closures in area and earlier time for Mass. "I want to grant a complete Pardon to the souls that will go to Confession and receive Holy Communion on the Feast of My Mercy" (D 1109) Ph: 03 359 2087    

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