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Past Events

Parish A.G.M.

The Annual General Meeting for the Parish of St Paul’s Papanui will be on Sunday, July 19th 2020, at 11.30am The meeting will be held in the church. The purpose of the meeting is to consider the spiritual life of the parish; to receive and adopt the audited or reviewed accounts for the previous financial year; to elect a Churchwarden, and the…

Bible Study Group

We are looking at the big narratives in the Bible using videos from the Bible Project, Bible Readings, and discussions. We are meeting in the Church, 1 Harewood Road, every Wednesday at 2pm. Come if you feel like it one Wednesday, come every Wednesday, come once a month – however often you want to.

Night Prayer

Night Prayer with readings and sermon. No singing. This will be in the Parish Lounge. This service is limited to ten people. Please send an email to to book attendance.

Afternoon Service

A service with a simple liturgy and a sermon. There will be no singing. This will take place in the Parish Lounge. Please email to book attendance. This services is limited to ten people.

Children’s service

A service for children and their families in the Parish Lounge. Limited to a total of ten participants. Please email to book attendance.

Night Prayer at Home

Light a candle in your home and pray with and for others. Pray for your families, your neighbours, our country, and those ill with the virus. Pray for our health professionals and all those on the frontline who are working tirelessly to care for our community. Pray for the lonely and the frightened. Pray for the courage and grace to be a…

Archaeology in Israel

Come and meet the Rev. Dr Tim Frank, new Vicar of St Paul’s, Papanui. Tim’s doctoral research was in the field of archaeology and he has undertaken extensive fieldwork in the Middle East. St Paul’s invites you to a Sunday afternoon event at which Tim will give a presentation describing archaeological work on the ancient history of Israel. Please come and share…

Parish Film night

This Friday, March 6th at 7pm we will be showing the film “All Saints” based on a true story starring John Corbett. Gold coin donation please; ice creams / blocks will be available at $1.00 each. Please invite friends and family. Any questions – see Liz (352 9757)

Jazz in the Graveyard

POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER… NOW on Sunday 18th Feb. Your local church, St Paul’s in Papanui is bringing your community together for an evening of jazz and family fun is now on Sunday 18th February, 5 – 7pm. Bring your picnic and enjoy the jazz and the opportunity to get to know your neighbourhood. The…