Outstanding Essay Wins Prize

5 November 2010


Some time ago Our Lady of Fatima Conference of the Society of St Vincent de Paul was given $50.00 as a prize for the best essay on the life of St Vincent de Paul written by a primary school aged student. It was decided to time the competition to coincide with the 350th Anniversary of his death. They received forty-seven entries from schools in the Christchurch Diocese and the prize was awarded to Georgia Harrison from St Joseph’s Papanui. A Certificate and prize money was presented to Georgia by Bishop Barry following the Anniversary Mass at Christ the King Church on 27th September 2010.

Inform 75.pdf SVDP Winning essay 2010.pdf

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