“The world is a joyful mystery." Laudato Si 12
“We journey through this land seeking God" LS 244
“The climate is a common good…” Laudato Si 23
Photo of the ADW Thinking Stone - carved in Oamaru stone by Master Carver, Lou Kereopa, it is rich in Christian Māori symbolism

We are the Catholic community of the lower North and upper South Islands of Aotearoa New Zealand, following Jesus Christ by celebrating and sharing faith, growing in community, caring for our common home, and working for justice and peace

image of the Cardinals Crest Cardinal’s reflections

Cardinal John Dew

2 days ago

In the Archdiocese of Wellington we are now in COVID Alert Level 2 for 7 days. There will be no public Masses during this time, including today Sunday 28 February. I encourage you to spend some time with today's readings, especially the Gospel which is the account of the Transfiguration. The readings can be found here universalis.com/1300/mass.htm. The Mass from Our Lady of Kapiti Parish which was livestreamed at 9.30am this morning can be found here www.youtube.com/watch?v=PLVejveHLiM&feature=youtu.be ... See MoreSee Less

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Welcome to our new Archbishop

WelCom February 2021 “I believe in the power and work of the Holy Spirit, and this is what the Holy Spirit is asking of me and the church of Wellington….