Kia ora, <<First Name>>

It was a bit of an uncertain start to Lent, with the latest Covid restrictions occuring over Ash Wednesday! Fortunately they didn’t last long, and we can continue to look forward with hope to the joy and resurrection of Easter Sunday.

In this issue we’ve put together some articles and resources to help in your Lenten journey. Enjoy!

Lenten Growth

Fr John O’Connor, author of, shares his reflections on the Lenten season.

What Does Lent Mean to You?

We asked a few people to share their reflections and memories of what Lent means to them.

Read more here >

Prayer for the 2nd week of Lent

Take a look at our United in Prayer resource for this Sunday.

View the full resource online >

Have you subscribed to our YouTube channel? Prayers, event livestreams, interviews, and more - just click here!

Anniversary of the Election of Pope Francis

March 13 is the anniversary of Pope Francis’ election.

Find out more >

Principal and DRS Conference 2021

Primary and Secondary Principals and DRS’s met in Palmerston North this week for their annual conference.

Read more here >

“During this season of conversion, let us renew our faith, draw from the ‘living water’ of hope,and receive with open hearts the love of God, who makes us brothers and sisters in Christ.”
- Pope Francis, Lenten message 2021

Facebook iconInstagram iconYouTube iconWebsite icon

Copyright (C) 2021 Catholic Diocese of Palmerston North. All rights reserved.

Update Preferences | Unsubscribe