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All Saints Day
All Saints Day
Nov 1 all-day
Mass times 9.15am @ St Francis de Sales 10am @ St Anne’s
Vespers for the Feast of All Saints 7:30 pm
Vespers for the Feast of All Saints @ St Mary of the Angels
Nov 1 @ 7:30 pm
Office hymn, psalms and Magnificat in a setting by Palestrina. The liturgy lasts about 40 minutes, and will be followed by a 30-minute recital of music for the Feast by Continue Reading →
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All Souls Day
All Souls Day
Nov 2 all-day
Mass time • 10am @ St Anne’s
Stewardship Retreat Day 9:30 am
Stewardship Retreat Day @ St Joseph’s Church
Nov 2 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Treat yourself to a quiet reflective day before the busyness of Christmas hits you. Be inspired by three young pilgrims who attended the World Youth Day in Panama. BYO lunch. Continue Reading →
Heritage Week – Tours of St Gerard’s Monastery 10:00 am
Heritage Week – Tours of St Gerard’s Monastery @ St Gerard’s Monastery
Nov 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Tours on the hour from 10am to 4pm. All are welcome!
Fundraising Concert with Fr Chris Skinner SM 2:00 pm
Fundraising Concert with Fr Chris Skinner SM @ Sacred Heart Church
Nov 2 @ 2:00 pm
Tickets – $25 each. Proceeds to support Pacific families to attend the Annual Oceania gathering of the Focolare Movement, 8-12 January 2020. For tickets contact David on 478 7962 or Continue Reading →
Vigil Mass 6:00 pm
Vigil Mass @ St Francis de Sales
Nov 2 @ 6:00 pm
 
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Divine Mercy @ St Francis de Sales 9:10 am
Divine Mercy @ St Francis de Sales @ St Francis de Sales
Nov 3 @ 9:10 am
 
Heritage Week – Home of Compassion Open Day 12:00 pm
Heritage Week – Home of Compassion Open Day @ Our Lady's Home of Compassion
Nov 3 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
ALL WELCOME
Pot-luck lunch 12:00 pm
Pot-luck lunch
Nov 3 @ 12:00 pm
Being a missionary disciple includes reaching out to others. Some former refugees have approached us wanting to meet ordinary people in order to feel more at home here. So why Continue Reading →
LIFE TEEN 5:00 pm
LIFE TEEN @ St Anne's Church & Hall
Nov 3 @ 5:00 pm
 
Divine Mercy Devotion 6:00 pm
Divine Mercy Devotion @ St Anne's
Nov 3 @ 6:00 pm
 
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Suzanne Aubert Scout Group 6:30 pm
Suzanne Aubert Scout Group @ St Anne's Hall
Nov 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
The Suzanne Aubert Scout Group is running Cubs (girls and boys aged 8 – 11) and Scouts (girls and boys aged 11 – 14) on Monday nights 6.30 – 8pm at St Continue Reading →
Christian Meditation 7:00 pm
Christian Meditation @ Our Lady's Home of Compassion Chapel
Nov 4 @ 7:00 pm
 
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The Heart Foundation 5:45 pm
The Heart Foundation @ ASB Sports Centre
Nov 6 @ 5:45 pm – 7:15 pm
FREE sessions across the region to discuss heart medications. Run by registered pharmacists, we will talk about all of the various groups of medications, what they do, common side effects, Continue Reading →
‘How Far is Heaven’ Film Screening 7:00 pm
‘How Far is Heaven’ Film Screening
Nov 6 @ 7:00 pm
RSVP to heritagecentre@compassion.org.nz by 5 November. Heritage Centre, Our Lady’s Home of Compassion. Koha entry.
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Mothers’ Prayers 10:00 am
Mothers’ Prayers @ St Francis de Sales Presbytery
Nov 7 @ 10:00 am
 
Adoration 10:30 am
Adoration @ St Anne's
Nov 7 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
 
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Vinnies Food Bank Appeal 11:00 am
Vinnies Food Bank Appeal @ Pak n Save Kilbirnie
Nov 9 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
The St Vincent de Paul Society is holding their final Food Bank Appeal for 2019, collecting food to support individuals and families seeking food assistance over the coming holiday season. Continue Reading →
Portuguese Mass 6:00 pm
Portuguese Mass @ St Joseph's
Nov 9 @ 6:00 pm
 
Vigil Mass 6:00 pm
Vigil Mass @ St Bernard’s
Nov 9 @ 6:00 pm
 
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Ladies Auxiliary 4:25 am
Ladies Auxiliary @ St Francis de Sales Presbytery
Nov 10 @ 4:25 am – 5:25 am
 
Divine Mercy @ St Francis de Sales 9:10 am
Divine Mercy @ St Francis de Sales @ St Francis de Sales
Nov 10 @ 9:10 am
 
Seasons for Growth 2:00 pm
Seasons for Growth @ Catholic Centre
Nov 10 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Seasons for Growth teaches that change and loss are part of life, and grief is a normal response. There will be a 4 session-programme for adults on Sundays: 10th, 17th Continue Reading →
LIFE TEEN 5:00 pm
LIFE TEEN @ St Anne's Church & Hall
Nov 10 @ 5:00 pm
 
Divine Mercy Devotion 6:00 pm
Divine Mercy Devotion @ St Anne's
Nov 10 @ 6:00 pm
 
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Suzanne Aubert Scout Group 6:30 pm
Suzanne Aubert Scout Group @ St Anne's Hall
Nov 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
The Suzanne Aubert Scout Group is running Cubs (girls and boys aged 8 – 11) and Scouts (girls and boys aged 11 – 14) on Monday nights 6.30 – 8pm at St Continue Reading →
Christian Meditation 7:00 pm
Christian Meditation @ Our Lady's Home of Compassion Chapel
Nov 11 @ 7:00 pm
 
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Save the Basin AGM 6:00 pm
Save the Basin AGM @ St Joseph's, Bill Pearce Room
Nov 12 @ 6:00 pm
 
St Joseph’s Men’s Book & Discussion Group 7:30 pm
St Joseph’s Men’s Book & Discussion Group @ Family Room, Rita Angus Village
Nov 12 @ 7:30 pm
Two topics: Part 1: Recent books read including continued discussion of Neil MacGregor’s Germany: Memories of a Nation. Part Two: Nigel Prince will speak on his work & life story. Continue Reading →
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World Day of the Poor – Volunteer Supporters 9:00 am
World Day of the Poor – Volunteer Supporters
Nov 13 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Volunteers are sought for the St Vincent de Paul free popup store on Saturday 16 November at Central Park Flats,19 Brooklyn Rd. Wed 13 – Fri 15 Nov: Sorting of Continue Reading →
Lunchtime Gathering at Parliament to oppose the Euthanasia Bill 12:00 pm
Lunchtime Gathering at Parliament to oppose the Euthanasia Bill @ Parliament lawns
Nov 13 @ 12:00 pm
Submissions on David Seymour’s euthanasia bill have been written. People from all walks of life have spoken up in record numbers and said NO. Still, a majority of MPs have Continue Reading →
Charismatic Mass 7:00 pm
Charismatic Mass @ St Theresa`s Parish Church
Nov 13 @ 7:00 pm
Prayer Teams and Supper to follow. Celebrant: Fr Kevin Connors
Charismatic Mass 7:00 pm
Charismatic Mass @ St Theresa`s Parish Church
Nov 13 @ 7:00 pm
Celebrant: Fr Kevin Connors. Prayer Teams and Supper to follow.
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Challenge 2000 Street Day Appeal
Challenge 2000 Street Day Appeal
Nov 14 all-day
Challenge 2000 is a Youth and Community Development agency that has served young people in the Church and the wider community for over 30 years. If you are willing and Continue Reading →
World Day of the Poor – Volunteer Supporters 9:00 am
World Day of the Poor – Volunteer Supporters
Nov 14 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Volunteers are sought for the St Vincent de Paul free popup store on Saturday 16 November at Central Park Flats,19 Brooklyn Rd. Wed 13 – Fri 15 Nov: Sorting of Continue Reading →
Mothers’ Prayers 10:00 am
Mothers’ Prayers @ St Francis de Sales Presbytery
Nov 14 @ 10:00 am
 
Adoration 10:30 am
Adoration @ St Anne's
Nov 14 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
 
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Taizé in Aotearoa
Taizé in Aotearoa @ Our Lady's Home of Compassion
Nov 15 – Nov 17 all-day
RSVP by 25.10.2019. Enquiries – (04) 383 7769 or email:  spirituality@compassion.org.nz. $100 One day – $50.00 (includes meals) Additional $70/night for accommodation. Young adults 18-30 year olds can get a Continue Reading →
World Day of the Poor – Volunteer Supporters 9:00 am
World Day of the Poor – Volunteer Supporters
Nov 15 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Volunteers are sought for the St Vincent de Paul free popup store on Saturday 16 November at Central Park Flats,19 Brooklyn Rd. Wed 13 – Fri 15 Nov: Sorting of Continue Reading →
A Caring Space Quiet Day 11:00 am
A Caring Space Quiet Day @ Our Lady's Home of Compassion
Nov 15 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
A Caring Space is an invitation to those who care for a loved one to step away for a few hours to reflect on your role as carer and to Continue Reading →
Christian Brothers Past Pupils’ Association, Annual Christmas Buffet Dinner 6:30 pm
Christian Brothers Past Pupils’ Association, Annual Christmas Buffet Dinner @ Quality Angus Inn,
Nov 15 @ 6:30 pm
Our guest speaker is Michael Potts “From Sutherland Shire to Wellington the Long Way Round.” Contact Kevin McCormack on 478-6792 or kevinmac@actrix.co.nz.
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World Day of the Poor – Volunteer Supporters 9:00 am
World Day of the Poor – Volunteer Supporters
Nov 16 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Volunteers are sought for the St Vincent de Paul free popup store on Saturday 16 November at Central Park Flats,19 Brooklyn Rd. Wed 13 – Fri 15 Nov: Sorting of Continue Reading →
Dove Catholic Fellowship for Women 1:30 pm
Dove Catholic Fellowship for Women @ Connolly Hall
Nov 16 @ 1:30 pm
With Maureen Wilmshurst on “How to journey through Advent”. All women are welcome.
Indonesian Mass 6:00 pm
Indonesian Mass @ St Joseph's
Nov 16 @ 6:00 pm
 
Vigil Mass 6:00 pm
Vigil Mass @ St Francis de Sales
Nov 16 @ 6:00 pm
 
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Life Teen Summer Camp Aotearoa Bake Sale!
Life Teen Summer Camp Aotearoa Bake Sale!
Nov 17 all-day
Young people from Lifeteen Wellington will be coming to the different churches in the Parish next Sunday to sell some delicious baking. This will be a fundraiser to support all Continue Reading →
Divine Mercy @ St Francis de Sales 9:10 am
Divine Mercy @ St Francis de Sales @ St Francis de Sales
Nov 17 @ 9:10 am
 
Centenary Celebrations – St Patrick’s Kilbirnie 10:00 am
Centenary Celebrations – St Patrick’s Kilbirnie @ St Patrick’s Church
Nov 17 @ 10:00 am
St Patrick’s Church Kilbirne, will be celebrating 100 years on the 17th November with a 10am Mass followed by a cup of tea in the Parish Hall. Contact triciao2285@gmail.com.
Samoan Mass 11:00 am
Samoan Mass @ St Anne's
Nov 17 @ 11:00 am
 
St Bernard’s Community Meeting 11:30 am
St Bernard’s Community Meeting @ St Bernard's
Nov 17 @ 11:30 am
 
Month of the Holy Souls – Mākara Cemetery Visit 12:15 pm
Month of the Holy Souls – Mākara Cemetery Visit
Nov 17 @ 12:15 pm
All parishioners, family & friends are welcome to gather at Mākara Cemetery on Sunday 17 November for a Prayer Service in the Catholic section of Mākara Cemetery, starting at 12:15pm. Continue Reading →
Seasons for Growth 2:00 pm
Seasons for Growth @ Catholic Centre
Nov 17 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Seasons for Growth teaches that change and loss are part of life, and grief is a normal response. There will be a 4 session-programme for adults on Sundays: 10th, 17th Continue Reading →
LIFE TEEN 5:00 pm
LIFE TEEN @ St Anne's Church & Hall
Nov 17 @ 5:00 pm
 
Divine Mercy Devotion 6:00 pm
Divine Mercy Devotion @ St Anne's
Nov 17 @ 6:00 pm
 
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Suzanne Aubert Scout Group 6:30 pm
Suzanne Aubert Scout Group @ St Anne's Hall
Nov 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
The Suzanne Aubert Scout Group is running Cubs (girls and boys aged 8 – 11) and Scouts (girls and boys aged 11 – 14) on Monday nights 6.30 – 8pm at St Continue Reading →
Christian Meditation 7:00 pm
Christian Meditation @ Our Lady's Home of Compassion Chapel
Nov 18 @ 7:00 pm
 
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Holy Hour for Vocations 7:30 pm
Holy Hour for Vocations @ The Cathedral chapel
Nov 19 @ 7:30 pm
To pray for vocations to the priesthood and consecrated life. Includes prayers, Scripture, singing, times of silence and Benediction followed by supper. All are welcome!
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Safeguarding Workshop 9:30 am
Safeguarding Workshop @ Catholic Centre,
Nov 20 @ 9:30 am
The last Safeguarding Workshop 1 for this year. If you are involved in parish ministry to children, youth or vulnerable adults and have not yet attended this workshop, please contact Continue Reading →
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Mothers’ Prayers 10:00 am
Mothers’ Prayers @ St Francis de Sales Presbytery
Nov 21 @ 10:00 am
 
Adoration 10:30 am
Adoration @ St Anne's
Nov 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
 
Joshua Men’s Fellowship 7:00 pm
Joshua Men’s Fellowship @ Connolly Hall
Nov 21 @ 7:00 pm
Not to be missed – Silvana Abela, woman of faith from St Gerard’s community on “Fundamental Truth about God and me”. Contact Steve on 027-356-9555 / joshua.wgtn@gmail.com
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St Pat’s Old Boys Association Mix & Mingle 6:00 pm
St Pat’s Old Boys Association Mix & Mingle @ The Kanteen
Nov 22 @ 6:00 pm
Cash bar, Continuous food, $40 Entry by ticket only. Go to our facebook page for details. Speaker: Thomas Waldrom Ex Hurricane & England International . We will also be announcing Continue Reading →
XLT Youth Worship 7:00 pm
XLT Youth Worship @ St Anne's
Nov 22 @ 7:00 pm
 
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Vigil Mass 6:00 pm
Vigil Mass @ St Bernard’s
Nov 23 @ 6:00 pm
 
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Divine Mercy @ St Francis de Sales 9:10 am
Divine Mercy @ St Francis de Sales @ St Francis de Sales
Nov 24 @ 9:10 am
 
Seasons for Growth 2:00 pm
Seasons for Growth @ Catholic Centre
Nov 24 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Seasons for Growth teaches that change and loss are part of life, and grief is a normal response. There will be a 4 session-programme for adults on Sundays: 10th, 17th Continue Reading →
LIFE TEEN 5:00 pm
LIFE TEEN @ St Anne's Church & Hall
Nov 24 @ 5:00 pm
 
Divine Mercy Devotion 6:00 pm
Divine Mercy Devotion @ St Anne's
Nov 24 @ 6:00 pm
 
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Booking deadline for St Joseph’s Special Christmas Sunday Lunch
Booking deadline for St Joseph’s Special Christmas Sunday Lunch
Nov 25 all-day
St Joseph’s Special Christmas Sunday Lunch at the Home of Compassion Cafe, Sunday 8th December at 12.30pm. This will cost $30.00 per head for two courses. Final numbers are required Continue Reading →
Suzanne Aubert Scout Group 6:30 pm
Suzanne Aubert Scout Group @ St Anne's Hall
Nov 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
The Suzanne Aubert Scout Group is running Cubs (girls and boys aged 8 – 11) and Scouts (girls and boys aged 11 – 14) on Monday nights 6.30 – 8pm at St Continue Reading →
Christian Meditation 7:00 pm
Christian Meditation @ Our Lady's Home of Compassion Chapel
Nov 25 @ 7:00 pm
 
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“Healing Starts With Listening” 7:30 pm
“Healing Starts With Listening” @ Home of Compassion Chapel
Nov 26 @ 7:30 pm
With Rob McGregor. “And what does the Lord require of you but to do justly, to love mercy, to walk humbly with your God?” Micah 6:8 When we are wounded, Continue Reading →
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Working Bee at St Joseph’s 9:00 am
Working Bee at St Joseph’s @ St Joseph's
Nov 30 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Wet or fine to prepare St Joseph’s for Advent and Christmas. Please bring gardening tools including shovels, spades, large garden bags, weed eaters, trailers or utes. There will be inside Continue Reading →
Vigil Mass 6:00 pm
Vigil Mass @ St Francis de Sales
Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm