Advent Wreath Ecumenical Service: was be held on Wednesday 29th November at 7:30pm at our church. We were joined in this ecumenical service by Christians from the other 5 denominations in the Blockhouse Bay area. It was great to see a good representation from our parish at this service This was be followed by refreshments in the parish centre and ended up being a great outreach event. Thanks to all for being there.
The next PPC meeting: will be at 7:00pm on Monday 4th December 2023. This meeting is a combined meeting with other committees in the parish.
Sacrament of First Holy Communion – Fr. Ephrem, Paul Pa’u Chairperson, the PPC and Parish extend their heartfelt thanks, to the Sacramental Program team for mentoring and guiding the First Holy Communion candidates, for the celebration held on 17th September 2023. May God bless you abundantly for the work that you do in this Ministry.17th September 2023
SCHOOL MASS 27 August 2023: It was a wonderful celebration and so great to see so many families attending on a beautiful Sunday morning. The children sung their hearts out and there was great feedback from both parishioners and parents alike. The school holds two whole School Masses per year and we are planning our next one for Term 2 2024.
St Dominic’s feast day and recognition of volunteers 6th August 2023 – was celebrated on Sunday, 6 August 2023 at the 9:30 Mass followed by a lunch in the school hall. It was a special event and a great turnout. Thank you to all who worked behind the scenes to make it a success.
Sacrament of Confirmation – 11am, 3rd June 2023
Sacrament of First Reconciliation – 17th May 2023
PARISH AGM: The St Dominic’s parish AGM was held on Sunday 30th April 2023. The meeting was presided over by Fr Ephrem and Paul Pa’u. Thank you to parishioners that attended and raised questions.
FR EPHREM ANNIVERSARY: Fr Ephrem wishes to thank the parishioners for the wonderful way in which his 21st Priesthood Anniversary was celebrated on 16th April 2023. God bless you all.