Devotion Schedule


Venue: St. Benedicts Church, St. Benedicts St., Newton, Auckland

1st Friday Novena & Mass (Novena to Senyor Santo Niño and Mass for the Sacred Heart of Jesus)

6:30pm Eucharistic Adoration and Novena-prayer to the Sacred Heart of Jesus

7:30pm Mass

Novena prayers to Senyor Sto Niño right after mass

2nd Friday & 4th Friday: Rosary and  Novena prayers to Senyor Santo Niño

6:30pm Rosary followed by Novena-Prayers to Senyor Santo Niño

3rd Friday: Novena & Mass in honour of Senyor Santo Niño

6:40pm Rosary

7:00PM Novena to Senyor Santo Niño

7:30pm Mass

Other devotions at St Benedict’s Church organized by the Sto Niño Devotees Group

Every Wednesdays, novena mass to Our Mother of Perpetual Help : Rosary at 6:45pm followed by Novena then mass at 7:30pm

NOTE: Every Monday we hold Liturgy of the Word and Communion at a home and hospital facility


This is a house to house weekly visitation of the Pilgrim Statues of Senyor Sto. Niño in designated homes organized by the Hermano and Hermana covering the different areas of Auckland.

Sto Niño Devotions & House to House Pilgrim Statue Permanent Coordinators 

Milford area – Alex & Carmela Andales

Albany – Yong and Jewel Villos

Glenfield, Totara Valley and Wider North Shore – Emerson & Bernadette Nufable

Couples for Christ Families & Danaoanons – Mary Ann Bitoon & Family

East and South Auckland areas – Roland & Chichi Abadingo

Mt Wellington, Ellerslie, Panmure and Otahuhu – Jess Inoncillo & Family

Eastern Auckland, Howick & Flatbush, Manurewa areas – Mercedita Gomez & Family

Waiuku, Port Waikato & Bombay – Mrs Gingging Neil & Family

Central West Auckland area – Boboy & Joy Caballero

Massey, New Lynn, Henderson (West Auckland) – Nino & Tintin Imperial

Wider West Auckland area – Cherile Busico & Family

Waiuku, Port Waikato & Bombay – Mrs Gingging Neil & Family

Papakura & Pukekohe – Judith Hastings & Family

Palmerston North – Wilfred & Rhea Villocido

Invercargill – Maria Beth Batucan-Pilgrim & Family

Hastings, Napier – Barbara Tarrega & Family

Rotorua – Romelyn Fernandez Ybanez Garde & Family

Click on this link to find directions to St. Benedict’s Church, 1 St Benedicts Street, Newton 1010

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2024 9-Days Novena/Mass Schedule

January 12 to 20, 2024
Venue: St. Benedict’s Parish of Newton-Auckland, 1 St Benedict’s Street
Rosary starts at 6:45 pm

Day 1 Friday, 12 January 2024

Choir : Amor Dei Family Choir

Sponsors & Pilgrims : All devotees of Senor Sto. Niño & Organizers/ All Sugbuanons (Cebuanos), Sto Niño Devotees – Papakura and Pukekohe, Waiuku, Bombay & Port Waikato, Sto Niño Devotees-Howick and Flatbush areas, Pakuranga & Dannemora

Area Coordinators : Piercy and Mercy Gomez, Ging Neil & Judith Hastings

Day 2 Saturday, 13 January 2024

Choir : Laetare Children’s Choir

Sponsors & Pilgrims : St John Paul II Catholic Community – Albany, Sto Niño Devotees – Glenfield & Albany areas, St Thomas More, Assumpta Church Beach Haven, Sto Niño Devotees – Totara Valley & wider North Shore Areas

Area Coordinators : Emerson & Bernadette Nufable, Diosy & Cathy Tomaquin

Day 3 Sunday, 14 January 2024

Choir : El Shaddai Choir

Sponsors & Pilgrims : All devotees of Senor Sto. Niño & Organizers/ All Sugbuanons (Cebuanos)

Area Coordinators : All Trustees

Day 4 Monday, 15 January 2024 Special Anointing of the Sick

Choir : Our Lady of Fatima Choir

Sponsors & Pilgrims : Divine Mercy Devotees – Fr Rory Morrissey, Legion of Mary – Filipino Praesidium, Legion of Mary – Northshore, Legion of Mary – Balmoral, Legion of Mary – National Body, Legion of Mary – South, Legion of Mary – Papatoetoe, Leyte-Samar Waraynon NZ, Devotees of the Black Nazarene, Filipino Catholic Community, Lady of Peñafrancia Devotees, Divine Mercy, Devotees, Mga Bicolanos, Our Lady of Fatima – Meadowbank

Area Coordinators : Roland and Chichi Abadingo

Day 5 Tuesday, 16 January 2024

Choir : Echoes of the Beads

Sponsors & Pilgrims : Voice of God Charismatic Group & Families, Lightbringers Group, Sto Niño Devotees – Central Auckland, Sto Niño Devotees – Mt Wellington, Panmure & Ellerslie, St Pedro Calungsod Devotees NZ,Sto Niño Devotees – Danao, Cebu, Ilonggo Integrated Association Inc and Devotees of our Lady of Candelaria – Western Visayas Region VI

Area Coordinators : Lito & Mary Ann Bitoon, Boboy & Joy Caballero

Day 6 Wednesday, 17 January 2024

Choir : Tawag Awit – Our Lady of Lourdes, Glen Eden Chapter

Sponsors & Pilgrims : Katilingbang Bisaya sa New Zealand (KBNZ) Families & Friends, Sto Niño Devotees – Inner West Auckland and Wider West Auckland, Mother of Perpetual Help Devotees – St. Benedicts, Kapatiran Prayer Fellowship

Area Coordinators : Cherile Busico & Tin Imperial

Day 7 Thursday, 18 January 2024

Choir : God’s Love Choir

Sponsors & Pilgrims : Sto Niño Devotees – Milford, Takapuna and   the Greater North Shore Areas,  Lady of La Naval and Capampangans,  Knights Basketball, UCFSA North

Area Coordinators : Alex & Carmela Andales

Day 8 Friday, 19 January 2024 Special Blessings for the Children

Choir : Couples for Christ

Sponsors & Pilgrims : Couples for Christ and its Family Ministries

Area Coordinators : Oscar & Miriam Batucan

Day 9 Saturday, 20 January 2024 

Choir : Voice of God Catholic Charismatic Renewal Family Choir

Sponsors & Pilgrims : Leyte Samar NZ Solidarity Foundation, Sto Niño Devotees – Papakura, Sto Niño Devotees – Manurewa, Takanini & South Auckland areas, Devoteees  of Our Lady of Manaoag, Devotees of Nuestra Senyora dela Soledad  (Pangasinan), Sto Niño Devotees – Invercagill, Sto Niño Devotees – Palmerston North, Auckland Catholic Charismatic  Renewal – Jesus Good Shepherd, St. Benedict’s Parishioners, Indian, Samoan, Korean, & Spanish Catholic groups

Area Coordinators : Edgar and Maves Fiel


Free Parking throughout the 9 days Novena Masses at Wilson’s Carpark along Alex Evans St. and St. Benedict’s St., Mondays to Fridays from 6:00 pm, Saturdays mid-day to Sunday nights.

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