Thursday, 3 February 2022

2. Special Character Week 1 Term 1 2022

Tēnā koutou. Greetings to you all. Welcome to the first week of Term 1 for 2022.

Faith Facts

Week 1: Green 31st - 4th February
28th Saint Thomas Aquinas for our School in Winton
31st Saint John Bosco
2nd The Presentation of the Lord

On February 2, we observe the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord, honoring Jesus Christ’s presentation in the Temple when he was a young child.

Jesus’ presentation in the Temple reflects how he fulfills the Old Covenant. According to Old Testament law, a sacrifice had to be offered in the Temple when a child was consecrated to the Lord. Mary and Joseph honored this tradition