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Sockburn parish of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Christchurch

To whom shall we go

Lord, who shall we go to?

Lord, who shall we go to? Had it not been the transfer of the Feast...
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The Almighty has done great things for me

The Almighty has done great things for me…. On November 1, 1950, Pope Pius XII...
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I am the Living Bread

I am the Living Bread…. For three Sundays in a row now our Gospel passage...
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I am the bread of life

I am the bread of life….. The Gospel passage for this Sunday (John 6:24-35) follows...
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He gave out as much as was wanted…

(17th Sunday in Ordinary time) First Reading for this Sunday Mass sets the stage for...
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Before the world was made, God chose us…

(15th Sunday in Ordinary Time, 12th July 2015) In Sacred Scriptures, we know that on...
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Do Not be afraid, only have faith….

The first reading for this Sunday (28th June) , clearly tells us that disease and...
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Master Do You Not Care?

(12th Sunday in Ordinary Time) “Master do you not care?” – that is the question...
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The Kingdom of God is like a Mustard Seed….

(11th Sunday in Ordinary Time) This Sunday’s Gospel Mark 4:26-34 gives us the Parable of...
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First Holy Communion 2015 – Feast of Corpus Christi

24 children made their First Holy Communion on the Feast of Corpus Christi (Photos courtesy...
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