From Friday, 25 October through Sunday, 27 October, 2019, Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Avondale, Auckland will hold the Forty Hours Devotion—the continual exposition and adoration of the Blessed Sacrament for forty hours—as a means of repairing for sins, and for the intentions of our Rosary Crusade :
- The special protection of Mary over New Zealand, especially for the unborn and the elderly
- The defeat of the Abortion Reform Bill and End of Life Choices Bill proposed in ParlIament,
- The conversion of sinners, and
- The triumph of the Immaculate Heart of Mary in New Zealand society.
Please consider joining the faithful of Immaculate Heart of Mary Church for an hour or more of adoration of Our Sacramental Lord, the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass or the Solemn Procession in honor of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King.
Schedule for the Forty Hours Devotion
Friday, 27 October
6:30 p.m. : Sung Votive Mass of the Blessed Sacrament with Solemn Exposition followed by private Adoration
Saturday, 28 October
7:30 a.m. : Confessions
8:00 a.m. Low Votive Mass for the Reparation for Sins before the Blessed Sacrament Exposed
6:00 p.m. Sung Rosary before the Blessed Sacrament
Sunday, 29 October
8:15 a.m. Confessions
9:00 a.m. Sung Mass for the Feast of Christ the the King before the Blessed Sacrament Exposed, followed by Eucharitist procession throughout Avondale, Benediction and Solemn Reposition