Parish Notices

Sunday 29 April: we bid farewell to Revd Anne and Charlie in the hall after Mass.They have kindly invited all parishioners to join them in a farewell lunch at noon. Concert: NZ String Quartet in the church today at 3:00 pm. See poster. S. Michael’s School: Term Two begins tomorrow. Bible Study Group meets tomorrow, … [Read more…]

Letter from the Wardens and Parish Notices

Dear Friends, We felt that it was important, as a matter of public record and for the sake of those who were not at Mass last Sunday, that we repeated here the announcement of our next Vicar—Fr Christopher Orczy. In his application Fr Chris, as he prefers to be called, wrote (this quote is with … [Read more…]

Letter and Parish Notices

An extract from the Vicar’s letter for Low Sunday 2016 Dear Friends, Welcome to S. Michael’s as we continue the joyful celebration of the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ. Easter, at fifty days, is the longest season in the Church’s calendar, which emphasises the importance of the resurrection as the central tenet of the … [Read more…]

Letter from the Priest in charge and Parish Notices

Dear All Lent has begun. Ashes imposed. The Loyola Press website has a wonderful sequence of Visual Prayer through Lent, below is the image and commentary for the first week of Lent. Enjoy the Journey. The scene of The Temptation of Christ is a 12th–century detail of the magnificent mosaic of St. Mark’s Basilica in Venice. In … [Read more…]