Dates for your Diary…..
WORLD DAY OF PRAYER. Friday 2nd March at Knox Church
Stephanie Robson, currently with Durham St Methodist, is the co-ordinator for
The World Day of Prayer in the central city this year.
SACRED EASTER TRIDUUM.
This year we will observe the Sacred Easter Triduum at the Transitional Cathedral.
Palm Sunday: Sunday 25th March at 10.00am
Maundy Thursday: Thursday 29th March at 7.00pm
Good Friday: Friday 30th March at 12.00 noon
The Easter Vigil: Saturday 31st March at 9.00pm
Festival Eucharist: Sunday 1st April at 10.00am
MEDITATIONS AT THE CROSS. All are welcome to the Knox Chapel at 6.00pm on Monday 26th March, Tuesday 27th March, and Wednesday 28th March where we will have Meditations at the Cross.
Revd Michelle Collins-Wongkee, a Canadian priest, here on holiday, who has very generously agreed to cover Sunday worship for the next 5 weeks, and 3 Wednesdays from 21 February.
HOLY WEEK BEGINS ON PASSION SUNDAY OF PALMS
This year we will observe the Sacred Easter Triduum at the Transitional Cathedral. There will be NO Sunday Eucharist in the Knox Chapel from Palm Sunday - 25th March, until the second Sunday of Easter - 8th April.
MIDWEEK LITURGIES - March
Please note during March, we will celebrate mid-week Eucharist at 10am on Wednesdays, and at 9.30am on Thursdays. All services in the Chapel at the Knox Centre.
BEYOND THE PARISH…
City Mission Back-to-School Appeal. Details of this appeal have come to us later than usual. It is one St Luke’s have supported generously in the past and we would like to think it will do so again. This is an opportunity to support families in real need to give their children a
good start to the school year. The Mission has given some suggested gift amounts:
$900 provides a high school uniform with shoes and blazers
$360 provides a primary school uniform, from top to bottom
$155 provides for attendance at a school camp
$125 sets a high school student up with stationery, scientific
calculator,& back pack
$62 sets up a primary school student with back pack and stationery for
All contributions gratefully accepted.
Pastoral Care: For pastoral matters contact any of the pastoral group: Francie Conolly (325 2832), Jenny Drury (366 3098), Michaele Watson (981 5675).
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