CYT Sports Day

If your kids are feeling the back to school blues here is an event to blow out the cobwebs and kick off the new year – the CYT Sports Day!! Sunday 26 March 11am to 3pm at St Joseph’s School grounds, Papanui. Get the Selwyn parish team together and register here: 

Selwyn Parish Picnic

All of our parishioners from Darfield, Leeston, Lincoln, Rolleston and everywhere in between are invited to the annual Selwyn Parish picnic which will be held on Sunday 12th February, beginning with Mass at 12 noon. The venue is the same as last year – at Mike and Helena Hanning’s property 4/1608 Main West Coast Road, […]

Filipino Mass

The monthly Filipino Mass will be on Sunday 5 February, 3.00pm, in St Patrick’s Church, Lincoln. The Parish offers it’s appreciation to Fr Benito Velasco who has donated a set of Green Vestments to the Lincoln Church in appreciation of his Silver Jubilee. The vestments were given in conjunction with U1 Dream Homes – Rhon […]

Lenten Bible Study – The Book of Joshua

The Book of Joshua follows the Books of Exodus and Numbers and focuses on the settlement of the Promised Land. Mondays in Darfield: 27 February, 6 & 13 March, 7.00pm in theDarfield Church Centre Tuesdays in Lincoln: 28 February, 7 & 14 March, 7.00pm in theLincoln Church Centre Leeston at a later date.

Alpha 2023

Alpha is an opportunity to explore life and the Christian faith, in a friendly, open and informal environment.  A shared meal begins the session which allows people to get to know each other.  This is followed by a video covering a different topic each week. Afterwards everyone comes together in a group to discuss the […]

The Surrender Novena

The Surrender Novena prayer was given, by Jesus, to Don Delindo Ruotolo, a Neapolitan priest.  Don Dolindo Ruotolo was an Italian Franciscan priest and miracle worker who lived from 1882-1970. He was a fellow Franciscan and contemporary of St. Padre Pio. Previous Next Day 1 Why do you confuse yourselves by worrying? Leave the care […]

The Catechism in a Year with Fr Mike Schmitz

Brought to you by Ascension Press The Catechism in a Year with Fr Mike Schmitz is a podcast, similar to the Bible in a Year, to help you to understand what it means to be Catholic and allow those truths to shape your life.  The podcast will help is understand the essentials of our faith […]

My Catholic Life

My Catholic Life presents the  Catholic faith in an accessible  and practical way.   With daily reflections, Q&A, online books, prayers, inspiring quotes and more, these free resources assist you on your journey of personal conversion!

Baptism Preparation Programme

The next Baptismal Preparation Programme for parents wishing to have a child baptised will be held on two weekends – Sunday 12 & 19 June at  7.00pm – 8.15pm in Lincoln. A date for baptism is worked out after the Preparation Programme is completed.