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Catholic Parish of Napier
St Patrick's
4 Munroe St, Napier
St Thomas More
92 Wycliffe Street, Onekawa
St Mary's
58 Osier Road, Greenmeadows


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Parish Office: 8.30 am - 3.30 pm  Mon-Fri           58 Osier Rd, Greenmeadows             Phone: 06 8353 621            secretarycpn@gmail.com

Care of Creation

 
Recent work done
 

Care of Creation Activities, 2020

We continued our ongoing activities (see 2019).

We also organised 2 beach clean ups (March and September).

Because of Covid-19 restrictions the planned Season of Creation Sunday did not take place. 

The Reuse and Recycle Tables were a new monthly initiative together with St Mary's Saint Vincent de Paul, starting in November 2020. 

Care of Creation, 2019 achievements

Two Beach Clean Ups, in conjunction with the Anglican EJP Network, in March during Conservation Week (30 attendees) and September during Sea Week (70 attendees).

Produced  COC promo leaflet in time for the retreat “Our Place in the World”, given by Fr. Peter Healy SM, in August.

Assisted with organising the retreat, including preparing the prayer focus arrangement.

Selected hymns, music and Prayers of the Faithful for Masses on September 1 (World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation).

Ongoing throughout the year:

Continued ongoing personal prayer and eco conversion;

Regular eco tips in the parish weekly newsletter;

Contributions to Sunday's Prayers of the Faithful;

Upkeep of COC pages on parish web site;

Submissions in relation to the Napier City Council's consultation on water management.