World Mission Day – Sunday 23 October 2016

WelCom October 2016: Pope Francis’ message Missionary Church, Witness of Mercy Dear Brothers and Sisters, The Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy, which the Church is celebrating, casts a distinct light on World Mission Sunday 2016: it invites us to consider the missio ad gentes as a great, immense work of mercy, both spiritual and material. On

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Suzanne Aubert – Cause for sainthood.

Suzanne Aubert celebrated 2nd October 2016

WelCom October 2016: Meri Hohepa No Aotearoa, he taonga of te hunga tapu I raangahia The New Zealand Catholic Bishops Conference have announced a day of celebration of Suzanne Aubert at Sunday Masses on 2 October – coinciding with the 90th anniversary of Aubert’s death in Aotearoa New Zealand, 1 October 1926. Parishes are invited

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Cardinal John attends IARCUUM meetings in Canterbury, UK, and Rome

Anglican and Catholic bishops from 19 regions of the world where Anglicans and Catholics live side by side will be meeting together from 30 September to 7 October, under the auspices of the International Anglican and Roman Catholic Commission for Unity and Mission (IARCCUM).  An Anglican and Catholic bishop from each region will be participating.

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