a. Physical/Social distancing is strictly observed under Level 2 restrictions. First come first serve – St Jo’s only 50 people and St Pat’s 30 people.b. Disinfections: sanitizers are available at the entrance and inside the church with signs.“Please disinfect you hand before holding and before you leave or hold theContinue Reading

Studying Theology at the University of Otago The Theology Programme at the University of Otago offers many opportunities for the study of the Bible, the Biblical Languages, Church History, Ministry, Christian Thought and Pastoral Theology, both on-campus and to many students across Aotearoa New Zealand through our successful distance studyContinue Reading

Mother’s Day Prayer Lord, today, Mother’s Day, I want to pray for all mothers throughout the world. I pray that they may all have a beautiful day, surrounded by the love of their children and the other members of their families. I pray that they may be strong, healthy, andContinue Reading

Can a priest, imam or religious celebrant provide last rites in a hospital, hospice, or private residence under Alert Level 3? Yes – priests, imam and religious celebrants can provide last rites in a hospital, hospice or private residence under Alert Level 3. If the person who is dying isContinue Reading

You may send your mass offerings to bank account Account # 06-0949-0036309-00, please indicate your family name as the reference. Thank you and God Bless.

TO ALL THE PEOPLE IN NEW ZEALAND LET US ALL UNITE IN A NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER This is a call to all of us to observe Monday, 20th April as a National Day of Prayer.This is a call to mark 4 pm on Monday as a time for joiningContinue Reading

At your feet oh Jesus I prostrate myself and I offer you repentance of my contrite heart;which is humbled in its nothingness and in your presence, I adore you and the sacrament of your love, the ineffable Eucharist.I desire to receive you into the poor dwelling that my heart offersContinue Reading