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“An Advent Celtic Style Eucharist will be celebrated on Friday 28th November, in the cathedral crypt at 12.10pm. You are invited to bring a symbol of Advent. We will be using some of the material from Helene Mann’s liturgies from earlier times and remembering Helene as it is the 3rd anniversary of her passing.
All our welcome, please advertise.
On Sunday, 30rd November, The Advent Procession with Carols will be held at 7:00pm.
The service is a Diocesan event, and will be followed by light refreshments.
On Sunday 7th December @ 7pm, in recognition of their many years of outstanding service to St Paul’s Cathedral as Clerical/Lay Canons: Rev’d Claire Brown, Rev’d Chris Rodgers, Dr Tony Fitchett, Mr Gordon Parry, Mrs Barbara Smith, Mrs Molly Fulton and Mrs Elizabeth Cunningham will be honoured by Bishop Kelvin, and appointed Canon Emeritus.
We warmly invite you all to come along and share in this special occasion.
Liturgies in for services are available to download. The files are in MS Word DOC format. Each liturgy is being accompanied by a short video from Bishop Kelvin. This video services titled Preaching through Advent is aimed at helping our preachers prepare their sermon. The videos will be uploaded as they are completed.
Visit the Good News page on our website to see the full list of available resources.
Sunday 30th November.
This year we are hoping to mark the bicentenary with a special Christmas Nativity Play at Kaikorai Primary School. I wondered if any other groups across the Diocese would like to have a look at it – to spark ideas of their own?
If anyone would like to use this one, they are very welcome to do so. It would be great to hear what other groups are doing to mark the 200 years.
File download: 200 years of Good News Christmas Play 2014
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