In your Generosity, Support Bishop Steve today to Build a Stronger Faith Community and Keep Hope Alive.

Ways to support the Mission  : 


. INTERNET BANKING RC Bishop of Hamilton - 02 0342 0050008 003 (particular: name - code: bishop app - Reference: donor # if any)

. CHEQUE payable to RC BISHOP OF HAMILTON DIOCESAN ACCOUNT. Freepost envelopes available at the back of your church or use a standard envelope with the following details : 

FreePost Authority Number 163439 

Hamilton Diocese Bishop's Appeal

PO Box 4353 - Hamilton East

Hamilton 3247

Thank you for your gifts and prayers.

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 Sung with such passion and joy! The Blessing / Aotearoa / NZ Churches join together.  "He is for you. The Lord bless you and keep you."  Have a listen, and enjoy....

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News from the CFSS - returning to work on Monday the 18th May 2020. They will be operating in accordance with the New Zealand Government's Covid-19 Level-2 requirements. 

* NZ CATHOLIC - latest edition, 20th September 2020

While we are at Covid-19 alert levels 2 or 3, there will be no deliveries of the current print issue of NZ Catholic to parishes. However, as they did last time at these alert levels, the latest version of NZ Catholic is being made available free of charge. The link to the free issue is below.

Contact NZ Catholic administration on email to order your copy:

Click here for the NZ Catholic home page

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With Father Philip and Father Arnold, available on the Parish Facebook Page or on the Parish YouTube Channel (click on the link above to the YouTube Channel).  



Click here for a PDF of the Mass parts.

This has been sourced from the National Liturgy Office website. Click here for the link to the NLO site.

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*  FORMED WEBSITE (Great Catholic content!)

The Parish has purchased a gift for you, and now renewed the subscription for another's free for you and easy to register.  Movies, documentaries, talks, audio books, youth portal and much much more.

Click here to sign up!

Put in the Parish name (Parish of St Thomas - it is usually third down on the list), and enter your details to sign up!

Catch up on the reflections for Lent.  They also have an App you can download to access this valuable resource at your fingertips. 


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New Mass setting - composer, Ross Haigh, has kindly made these sound files available for those who would like to practise.

(Click on the respective Mass setting to open the sound file)

01 Mass St Brigid - Kyrie

02 Mass St Brigid - Gloria

03 Mass St Brigid - Dismissal Children & RCIA

04 Mass St Brigid - Lenten Acclamation

05 Mass St Brigid - Gospel Acclamation

06 Mass St Brigid - Holy Holy

07 Mass St Brigid - We Proclaim

08 Mass St Brigid - Save Us Saviour

09 Mass St Brigid - Amen

10 Mass St Brigid - Our Father

11 Mass St Brigid - Lamb of God




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“Living Life Fully” Baptism is our calling, mission and life’s purpose says Fr. Joe Stack, Parish Priest of St. Patrick’s in Te Awamutu and the Vocations Director for Hamilton Diocese.

Explore your own vocation day by day. To read the full story

visit:  Pray for more vocations to the priesthood. Email: or for queries on discerning vocations. 




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  • Phone 576 8570 or 578 8886 St Mary Immaculate 
  • Phone 552 5643 St Joseph's, Te Puna



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Download our PARISH APP - Simply search "Parish of St Thomas Aquinas" or "Tauranga Moana Catholic" in the app store  -  IT IS FREE to download.

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St Thomas More Church centre, 17 Gloucester Road, Mt Maunganui, 

For more information please contact:

Heidi - 575 4807 Ext 6 or email:

or Click here to read more.



Click here for the daily readings link