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…]

Notice of Upcoming Road Closures

Several weekend-long road junction closures are coming to the central city – not far from Christchurch Hospital. From 8pm on Friday 16 February until 6am on Monday 19 February, the Montreal/Tuam Streets intersection will be partly closed. There will be no access to Montreal St from Moorhouse Ave and Tuam St will be down to … [Read more…]

Letter from the Priest in charge and Parish Notices

Dear All, On Sunday 4 February the parish of S. Michael and all Angels welcomed Miss Penny Tattershaw as the new Principal of S. Michael’s Church School. Bishop Victoria, who preached and presided, spoke of the long tradition of the Church in education, of the special character of Anglican schools and of hope, the essence … [Read more…]