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Past Events

Open Christchurch

St Paul’s in Papanui is one of the 46 buildings in the Open Christchurch Festival of Architecture.We will be open to the public from 10.00am until 3.00pm on Saturday, 15th May.Graveyard tours, children’s activities, a photographic display of changes inside the church are part of what we are offering.

Holy Week Services

Maundy Thursday Service – Service of the Shadows7pm – to be held at the Methodist Church, Chapel Street, Papanui


A modern version of Evensong according to the Alternative Service Book 1980. Hymns, Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis sung by minister and congregation.

Brass on the Grass

St Paul’s present Stedfast Brass playing in a concert on the grass here at St Paul’s. Bring a chair or blanket to sit on, buy a yummy sausage from our sausage sizzle and kick back, relax and enjoy the music.


Evensong according to the Book of Common Prayer with sung responses (minister & congregation)

Garage Sale

Come and check out our garage sale.To be held in the Parish Hall on Saturday, January 30th, opening at 7.30.Breakfast bbq will be going as well.If you would like to donate any good quality goods to us, please contact the Parish office on 352 9571 AFTER January 19th.