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Newsletter 24th November 2019

Fr Craig’s Corner  This weekend we celebrate the Feast of Christ the King, which marks the end of our church year.  It is appropriate to acknowledge all the hard work which parishioners put into nurturing the life of our parish and supporting the work of the church.  As you know, our primary mission is to…
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Newsletter 17th November 2019

Fr Craig’s Corner  Just recently, two Priests from Myanmar, Fr Anthony and Fr Joseph Kha Thu were welcomed into our diocese.  Earlier this week I was asked by our diocese to take responsibility for helping them settle into New Zealand.  This work ranges from helping them get their drivers licence to understanding the finer points…
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Newsletter 3 November 2019

Fr Craig’s Corner  With Charles’ resignation, my commitments to diocesan work have increased and one aspect of this, involves extra meetings in Palmerston North.  I will be away on Tuesday this week for meetings.  Also, it means that I cannot begin the Older Children’s Baptism programme as intended.  So, there will be no class on…
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Newsletter 27th October 2019

Altar Servers Ministry  St Joseph’s has a long history of young people serving our parish as Servers at the Altar, working with the priest to help lead our celebration of Sunday Masses. If your child has completed his or her First Communion, is mature enough to remain focussed during Mass and would like to serve…
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