Thursday 24 February 2022

2. Special Character Week 4 Term 1 2022

Faith Facts


Week 4: Green 21st - 25th February
21st Saint Peter Damian
22nd Chair of Saint Peter
23rd Saint Polycarp

Chair of Saint Peter Every year on February 22, the Church celebrates the Feast of the Chair of St. Peter. Confusing to many, this feast is less about an ancient piece of furniture than it is about the office of the pope and his role as a sign of unity and peace. To be seated is to be in a position of patience and listening, hospitality and charity. Remembering the Chair of St. Peter through this lens recalls Peter's role (and the role of all popes since) to be the Supreme Pontiff. (or Pope


School Zoom Mass 
Thank you to Ruma Kakapo year 5/6 for leading mass last Thursday.  This week Ruma Kiwi year 3 is leading Mass  Next week's gospel presentation will be Ruma Pukeko/Kereru Year 1/2.

Eighth Sunday of Ordinary Time: Luke 6: 39-45- “A good person out of the store of goodness in his heart produces good, but an evil person out of a store of evil produces evil; for from the fullness of the heart the mouth speaks”

Themes for the reading

  • Remove the plank in your eye first
  • Being careful in our speech
  • Avoiding gossip
  • Thinking before posting on social media
  • The power of words.

The fruit of a tree shows the care it has had; so too does one’s speech disclose the bent of one’s mind. Praise no one before he speaks, for it is then that people are tested.

Ngā manaakitanga

Tua Misiloi Co DRS

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