Sunday 2nd August- 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time

posted Aug 1, 2015, 9:33 PM by Parishes of The Holy Family   [ updated Aug 1, 2015, 9:34 PM ]
Ordination to the Priesthood
Deacon Danny Fraser-Jones will be ordained to the priesthood  on the 22nd of August at the Cathedral in Hamilton. Let us include Danny in our prayers as he continues to prepare himself for the priestly ministry.   

Feast of The Assumption Mass- Friday August 14 
St. Joseph's School in Morrinsville will have their Mass for the Feast of the Assumption on the 14th of August, Friday at St. Joseph's Church in Morrinsville at 10:00am. In view of this, there will be no Holy Hour/ Benediction and Reconciliation just for that Friday. Again, Mass on the 14th August, Friday, will be at 10:00am, NOT 11:00am.

Masses of Annointing
Please take note of the following dates for the Masses with Anointing:
Tues 4th August                Te Aroha                    10:00am 
Wed 5th August                Morrinsville               10:00am 
Thurs 6th August              Paeroa                        10:00am 

Solemnity of the Assumption 2015 
For this year, the celebration of the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Patron Saint of Aotearoa New Zealand, is transferred from Saturday 15 August to Sunday 16th August. National Liturgy Office

Euthanasia Free New Zealand
Thanks to parishioners who have approached or contacted me to express their interest in attending the Euthanasia Free New Zealand training workshop in Rotorua on the 8th of August.

Fr. JeLo