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Most of us have, like plants, hidden qualities that only chance discovers.

Venerable Suzanne Aubert

Each of us can discover in St Joseph – the man who goes unnoticed, a daily, discreet and hidden presence – an intercessor, a support and a guide in times of trouble.

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Covid-19 Protection Framework | Traffic lights


Published on 2nd Dec, 2021

Parishes across the Diocese of Palmerston North will be entering different traffic light settings [..]

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Mass for all under “traffic light" plan


Published on 18th Nov, 2021

The Catholic bishops of Aotearoa New Zealand will ensure vaccinated and unvaccinated people can safe [..]

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Monday November 22nd

It is with great sadness that we share that our longstanding, recently retired General Manager, Tony Murphy, passed away on Saturday. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends at this time. A Requiem Mass will be celebrated in the Cathedral of the Holy Spirit, Broadway Avenue, Palmerston North, on Wednesday 24th November 2021 at 1.30pm followed by burial at Kelvin Grove Cemetery. Due to current restrictions, overflow facilities will be available in the Cathedral Gathering Area and the Diocesan rooms. The Mass will also be streamed online( Messages for the Murphy family, c/- PO Box 5191, Palmerston North 4441. ... See MoreSee Less
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