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Restoring a sense of the sacredness of earth

The world in which we live is at risk.
Earth is threatened by overpopulation, overconsumption of unrenewable resources, the depletion of the ozone layer, the fouling of fresh water supplies, the extinction of the species and an overall degradation o

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Why we go to Mass on Sunday

Why do I have to go to Mass on Sunday? For generations children have asked their parents this question. Today many adults ask it, too. It is an old and a new question, for, though Mass remains the same, Sunday has changed. Australian Jesuit, Fr Andrew Ham

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Young adult leaders graduate

The archdiocesan Leadership Formation Programme culminated in a graduation Mass on 2 April. Here are two impressions of the programme from young participants.

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Inter-faith forum lauds solidarity in fact of attacks on icons

The support offered by different faith communities in response to attacks on icons regarded as sacred, was celebrated at the third national inter-faith forum in Wellington at the end of last month.
Anglican Bishop Richard Randerson summed up the two

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Samoan community talks synod

Ioane Vito Hall in Newtown resounded with the voices of 180 Samoan leaders singing joyfully as they welcomed Archbishop John Dew to their gathering last month. The occasion gave Archbishop John, Frs Maleko and Mauola, Sr Pesio Iosefo, and Lorraine McArth

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