WelCom May 2017: Wellington’s St Mary of the Angels Church was officially reopened on Wednesday 12 April in time for the greatest week of the Church’s year – the passion, death, and resurrection of Jesus. For almost 100 years the church has been at the heart of Wellington as a favourite place to visit forRead more »
Cardinal John Dew has convoked an Archdiocesan Synod, to take place from 15-17 September in Wellington.
WelCom May 2017: Cardinal John Dew – To mark the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, Lutheran Bishop Mark Whitfield and I will preside at a combined Catholic-Lutheran service at Sacred Heart Cathedral at 3pm on Sunday 4 June. A warm invitation is extended to all to participate. Each year the Holy See and the World CouncilRead more »
Catholic Cardinal John Dew and Anglican Archbishop Philip Richardson are speaking out about the housing crisis in New Zealand: “We are at a tipping point. Families are paying to live in places that are simply not fit to live in, places that make them and their children sick…ensuring everyone has a dry, warm, safe andRead more »
Last weekend the annual O’Shea Shield Competition was held at St Bernard’s College, Lower Hutt. Seventeen Catholic Colleges from the Wellington and Palmerston North dioceses participated in this wonderful event of Debating, Oratory, Scripture Reading in both Te Reo and English, Impromptu Speech, Religious Drama, and Religious Questions. Congratulations to St Bernard’s, who won theRead more »