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First Sunday of Advent
St Bernard’s Mass 10:30 am
St Bernard’s Mass @ St Bernard’s School Hall
Dec 1 @ 10:30 am
Please note that Mass will be celebrated in St Bernard’s School Hall. This is to make space for the Wellington Ethiopian Orthodox community who will be using St Bernard’s Church Continue Reading →
St Joseph’s Community Meeting 10:30 am
St Joseph’s Community Meeting @ St Joseph's
Dec 1 @ 10:30 am
After 9am Mass, there will be a St Joseph’s community meeting on the church buildings proposal. We feel it is important that we come together to support one another and Continue Reading →
Carols around the Crib 1:15 pm
Carols around the Crib @ Our Lady's Home of Compassion,
Dec 1 @ 1:15 pm – 2:15 pm
Bring the children to enjoy a time setting up the crib, singing carols and joining in family friendly activities to begin the advent season.
Seasons for Growth 2:00 pm
Seasons for Growth @ Catholic Centre
Dec 1 @ 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 →
Advent dinner with Lutheran community 6:00 pm
Advent dinner with Lutheran community @ Lutheran Church Hall
Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm
Each year St Paul’s marks the beginning of Advent with an Advent Fellowship Dinner. They would like to invite a group (15-20) from our parish to be their guests. There Continue Reading →
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Suzanne Aubert Scout Group 6:30 pm
Suzanne Aubert Scout Group @ St Anne's Hall
Dec 2 @ 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
Dec 2 @ 7:00 pm
 
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Prayer of the Heart 7:00 pm
Prayer of the Heart @ Home of Compassion Chapel
Dec 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
With Father Jeff Drane. Prayer of the heart series to foster a sense of mystery and joyful expectation as we approach Christmas. The mystics of our tradition pave the way Continue Reading →
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Calling all the many widows and widowers throughout the parish! 11:30 am
Calling all the many widows and widowers throughout the parish! @ St Anne's
Dec 5 @ 11:30 am
You are invited to Mass followed by a potluck Christmas lunch on Thursday 5 December at St Anne’s Church starting at 11.30am. (NB there will be no 10am Mass).
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Oceania Catholic Young Leaders Summit
Oceania Catholic Young Leaders Summit
Dec 6 – Dec 8 all-day
6-8 December, Auckland: a youth and young adult formation weekend full of teaching, worship, prayer, Sacraments,  workshops, prayer ministry and more. For information and registration visit Charis NZ on Facebook, Continue Reading →
Festive Season Roast Lunch 12:30 pm
Festive Season Roast Lunch @ Our Lady's Home of Compassion
Dec 6 @ 12:30 pm
Come and enjoy a festive roast lunch this December! Lunch is $30 per person, including main, dessert and juice. To book call (04) 383 7769 or email islandbay@compassion.org.nz
Mass for Life 7:00 pm
Mass for Life @ St Mary of the Angels
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm
Cardinal Dew will be the principal celebrant. Eucharistic Adoration will follow for one hour after Mass to pray in readiness for the National March for Life.
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March for Life / Rosary for Life and Faith 12:00 pm
March for Life / Rosary for Life and Faith
Dec 7 @ 12:00 pm
Join Kiwis from all over NZ in a family-friendly celebration of life which also peacefully protests the practice and legality of abortion. Gather at Civic Square from 12pm for familyfriendly Continue Reading →
Festive Season Roast Lunch 12:30 pm
Festive Season Roast Lunch @ Our Lady's Home of Compassion
Dec 7 @ 12:30 pm
Come and enjoy a festive roast lunch this December! Lunch is $30 per person, including main, dessert and juice. To book call (04) 383 7769 or email islandbay@compassion.org.nz
2019 Rosary for Life and Faith 3:00 pm
2019 Rosary for Life and Faith
Dec 7 @ 3:00 pm
This Pro-Life Rosary supports the March for Life in Wellington on the same day. Please try and go on the March. If you can’t, please organise or join a Rosary Continue Reading →
Vigil Mass 6:00 pm
Vigil Mass @ St Bernard’s
Dec 7 @ 6:00 pm
 
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Second Sunday of Advent
St Bernard’s Got Talent! 11:30 am
St Bernard’s Got Talent! @ St Bernard’s School Hall
Dec 8 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Christmas Cheer 2019. All are invited to join the St Bernard’s community Christmas gathering. This Sunday 8 December, after the 10.30 Mass.   Please join us for multicultural Christmas Carols, a Continue Reading →
St Joseph’s Special Christmas Sunday Lunch 12:30 pm
St Joseph’s Special Christmas Sunday Lunch @ Home of Compassion Cafe
Dec 8 @ 12:30 pm
This will cost $30.00 per head for two courses. Final numbers are required by 25th of November with payment. If you would like to join us please contact: Kathleen on Continue Reading →
Vigil for Gerard Hoskins 5:00 pm
Vigil for Gerard Hoskins @ St Francis de Sales
Dec 8 @ 5:00 pm
 
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Funeral Mass for Gerard Hoskins 11:00 am
Funeral Mass for Gerard Hoskins @ St Francis de Sales
Dec 9 @ 11:00 am
 
Suzanne Aubert Scout Group 6:30 pm
Suzanne Aubert Scout Group @ St Anne's Hall
Dec 9 @ 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
Dec 9 @ 7:00 pm
 
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Prayer of the Heart 7:00 pm
Prayer of the Heart @ Home of Compassion Chapel
Dec 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
With Father Jeff Drane. Prayer of the heart series to foster a sense of mystery and joyful expectation as we approach Christmas. The mystics of our tradition pave the way Continue Reading →
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Mothers’ Prayers 10:00 am
Mothers’ Prayers @ St Francis de Sales Presbytery
Dec 12 @ 10:00 am
 
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Vigil Mass 6:00 pm
Vigil Mass @ St Francis de Sales
Dec 14 @ 6:00 pm
 
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Third Sunday of Advent
Information Meeting for Parish Hikoi to Jerusalem on the Whanganui River 12:00 pm
Information Meeting for Parish Hikoi to Jerusalem on the Whanganui River @ Our Lady's Home of Compassion
Dec 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Parish Hikoi to Jerusalem on the Whanganui River – 21st to 23rd February 2020. There will be a brainstorm/ information meeting at 12pm this Sunday, 15 December in the Crombie Continue Reading →
Christmas Novena Masses 7:00 pm
Christmas Novena Masses @ St Joseph's
Dec 15 @ 7:00 pm
A good opportunity for us to prepare spiritually for the celebration of the birth of Jesus. Sunday 15th to Monday 23rd December at St. Joseph’s Church at 7pm (except Thursday Continue Reading →
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Suzanne Aubert Scout Group 6:30 pm
Suzanne Aubert Scout Group @ St Anne's Hall
Dec 16 @ 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
Dec 16 @ 7:00 pm
 
Christmas Novena Masses 7:00 pm
Christmas Novena Masses @ St Joseph's
Dec 16 @ 7:00 pm
A good opportunity for us to prepare spiritually for the celebration of the birth of Jesus. Sunday 15th to Monday 23rd December at St. Joseph’s Church at 7pm (except Thursday Continue Reading →
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Christmas Novena Masses 7:00 pm
Christmas Novena Masses @ St Joseph's
Dec 17 @ 7:00 pm
A good opportunity for us to prepare spiritually for the celebration of the birth of Jesus. Sunday 15th to Monday 23rd December at St. Joseph’s Church at 7pm (except Thursday Continue Reading →
Get ready for Christmas! – Parish Reconciliation Liturgy 7:00 pm
Get ready for Christmas! – Parish Reconciliation Liturgy @ St Anne's
Dec 17 @ 7:00 pm
Get ready for Christmas! Our Advent Parish Reconciliation Liturgy with an ecological focus followed by tea/coffee and Christmas cake. Mark this date in your diaries!
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St Francis de Sales School Mass 1:00 pm
St Francis de Sales School Mass @ St Francis de Sales
Dec 18 @ 1:00 pm
 
Christmas Novena Masses 7:00 pm
Christmas Novena Masses @ St Joseph's
Dec 18 @ 7:00 pm
A good opportunity for us to prepare spiritually for the celebration of the birth of Jesus. Sunday 15th to Monday 23rd December at St. Joseph’s Church at 7pm (except Thursday Continue Reading →
Prayer of the Heart 7:00 pm
Prayer of the Heart @ Home of Compassion Chapel
Dec 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
With Father Jeff Drane. Prayer of the heart series to foster a sense of mystery and joyful expectation as we approach Christmas. The mystics of our tradition pave the way Continue Reading →
Carols with the Angels 7:30 pm
Carols with the Angels @ St Mary of the Angels
Dec 18 @ 7:30 pm
Come and listen to the Wellington Citadel Salvation Army Band with the St Mary of the Angels Choir & Korean Community Choir.
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Mothers’ Prayers 10:00 am
Mothers’ Prayers @ St Francis de Sales Presbytery
Dec 19 @ 10:00 am
 
Adoration 10:30 am
Adoration
Dec 19 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
 
Christmas Novena Masses 7:00 pm
Christmas Novena Masses @ St Joseph's
Dec 19 @ 7:00 pm
A good opportunity for us to prepare spiritually for the celebration of the birth of Jesus. Sunday 15th to Monday 23rd December at St. Joseph’s Church at 7pm (except Thursday Continue Reading →
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Christmas Novena Masses 7:00 pm
Christmas Novena Masses @ St Joseph's
Dec 20 @ 7:00 pm
A good opportunity for us to prepare spiritually for the celebration of the birth of Jesus. Sunday 15th to Monday 23rd December at St. Joseph’s Church at 7pm (except Thursday Continue Reading →
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Sacrament of Reconcilation 9:00 am
Sacrament of Reconcilation @ St Francis de Sales
Dec 21 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am
A priest will be available from 9am – 9.30am for Reconcilation on Saturday 21st December. This sacrament is also available on Saturdays at St Anne’s Church at 10.30am and before/after Continue Reading →
Vigil Mass 6:00 pm
Vigil Mass @ St Bernard’s
Dec 21 @ 6:00 pm
 
Christmas Novena Masses 7:00 pm
Christmas Novena Masses @ St Joseph's
Dec 21 @ 7:00 pm
A good opportunity for us to prepare spiritually for the celebration of the birth of Jesus. Sunday 15th to Monday 23rd December at St. Joseph’s Church at 7pm (except Thursday Continue Reading →
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Forth Sunday of Advent
Nativity Play Practices 11:30 am
Nativity Play Practices @ St Francis de Sales
Dec 22 @ 11:30 am
There will be two practices for the Christmas Eve Nativity Play. Children who wish to take part in the play need to be at St Francis de Sales Church at Continue Reading →
Christmas Novena Masses 7:00 pm
Christmas Novena Masses @ St Joseph's
Dec 22 @ 7:00 pm
A good opportunity for us to prepare spiritually for the celebration of the birth of Jesus. Sunday 15th to Monday 23rd December at St. Joseph’s Church at 7pm (except Thursday Continue Reading →
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Nativity Play Practices 10:30 am
Nativity Play Practices @ St Francis de Sales
Dec 23 @ 10:30 am
There will be two practices for the Christmas Eve Nativity Play. Children who wish to take part in the play need to be at St Francis de Sales Church at Continue Reading →
Christmas Novena Masses 7:00 pm
Christmas Novena Masses @ St Joseph's
Dec 23 @ 7:00 pm
A good opportunity for us to prepare spiritually for the celebration of the birth of Jesus. Sunday 15th to Monday 23rd December at St. Joseph’s Church at 7pm (except Thursday Continue Reading →
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No Morning Services 8:30 am
No Morning Services
Dec 24 @ 8:30 am
There will not be morning Mass at St Joseph’s or liturgies at St Anne’s and St Francis de Sales on Christmas Eve.
Volunteers are needed @ Newtown School 12:00 pm
Volunteers are needed @ Newtown School @ Newtown School
Dec 24 @ 12:00 pm
Volunteers are needed on the 24th of December from 12pm to prepare food, and to setup and serve the lunch on the 25th of December. Those interested can contact Ray Continue Reading →
Christmas Eve Vigil Mass with Nativity Play 6:00 pm
Christmas Eve Vigil Mass with Nativity Play @ St Francis de Sales
Dec 24 @ 6:00 pm
 
Carol Singing @ Wellington Hospital 6:45 pm
Carol Singing @ Wellington Hospital @ The Atrium, Wellington Hospital
Dec 24 @ 6:45 pm
Come and help us bring Christmas cheer around the Wards of Wellington Hospital on Christmas Eve, 24th December at 7pm. Please gather in the Atrium at 6.45pm. We will divide Continue Reading →
Christmas Eve Vigil Mass 8:00 pm
Christmas Eve Vigil Mass @ St Joseph's
Dec 24 @ 8:00 pm
 
Midnight Mass 9:30 pm
Midnight Mass @ St Francis de Sales
Dec 24 @ 9:30 pm
 
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Christmas Morning Mass 9:00 am
Christmas Morning Mass @ St Anne's
Dec 25 @ 9:00 am
 
Christmas Morning Mass 10:30 am
Christmas Morning Mass @ St Bernard's
Dec 25 @ 10:30 am
 
Everybody’s Christmas Lunch 12:00 pm
Everybody’s Christmas Lunch @ Newtown School
Dec 25 @ 12:00 pm
Newtown School, Newtown at 12 Noon on Christmas Day. Volunteers are needed on the 24th of December from 12pm to prepare food, and to setup and serve the lunch on Continue Reading →
Christmas Morning Breakfast at St Joseph’s 9:00 pm
Christmas Morning Breakfast at St Joseph’s @ St Joseph's
Dec 25 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
An opportunity for anyone who might be alone on Christmas morning to enjoy a lovely breakfast and some fellowship and Christmas cheer.
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