If you would like to submit an event to be added, please email info@wn.catholic.org.nz.

Wednesday, 19 – Friday 21 June 
NZ Catholic Education Office Convention 2024 – TSB Arena. Wellington. Theme: Tūhono Whakapono – Together, one faith community. Visit cathedconvention.co.nz for information.

Wednesday 26 June
Liturgy Workshops 2024 – The Sunday Eucharist: Liturgy of the Word. 7pm – 9pm, Sacred Heart Church, Petone. These workshops are for anyone interested in liturgy and presented by Fr Patrick Bridgman, Liturgy Advisor for the Archdiocese.

Saturday 6 – Sunday 7 July
“Ko Te Tiriti Mai Rano: The Treaty is Always Speaking. A Covenant for the Generations” 9:30am-3pm, 6/7 July, Home of Compassion, Island Bay. A two day hui to deepen understanding and appreciation of Te Tiriti/ the Treaty and related issues from the perspective of Catholic Social Teaching. Presentations from speakers will be followed by small group reflection and a plenary session. Participants can attend one or both days with daily registration by koha. Lunch provided. For more information and to register contact Deirdre Meskill d.meskill@wn.catholic.org.nz .

6 July    Te Tiriti in the light of Catholic Social Teaching; Te Tiriti as Covenant
7 July    A Guide to using te reo in Liturgy and in daily life; What does a bicultural future look like? What blessings can we hope for?

The hui is organised by Christian Life Community and the Archdiocesan Bicultural Relationships Committee of the Ecology, Justice and Peace Commission.

Saturday 20 July
COME AND SEE Vocations Morning for young men discerning priesthood will be held at Viard House on Saturday 20th July, starting with 8:30am Mass at Sacred Heart Cathedral.  Archbishop Paul and Fr Patrick will host this event. To register email l.hensel@wn.catholic.org.nz.

Saturday 17 August
Liturgy Workshops 2024 – The Sunday Eucharist: Liturgy of the Eucharist. 10am – 12pm, St Joseph’s Mt Victoria. These workshops are for anyone interested in liturgy and presented by Fr Patrick Bridgman, Liturgy Advisor for the Archdiocese.

Wednesday 16 October
Liturgy Workshops 2024 – The Sunday Eucharist: It’s Impact on our Lives. 7pm – 9pm, St Theresa’s, Plimmerton. These workshops are for anyone interested in liturgy and presented by Fr Patrick Bridgman, Liturgy Advisor for the Archdiocese.

15, 16, 17 November
Sacred Heart and Redwood College Nelson reunion for past pupils and staff. Register at: redwoodsacredheart.com or contact Bernadette King-Turner at: SHReunion2024@gmail.com for information.

Regular events

  • Compassion Soup Kitchen meals. The Compassion Soup Kitchen is continuing to serve meals to anyone who needs them; 7.45am – 8.45am & 4.45pm-5.45pm, Monday to Saturday at 132 Tory Street, Wellington. Contact 04 385 9299 if you have any questions. 
  • Craft Group: Every Thursday 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm (Starts 7 Mar –  Ends 12 Dec 2024). Our Lady’s Home of Compassion 2 Rhine Street, Island Bay, Wellington. Bring a project you’re working on and join our friendly and informal group for our weekly gathering. For more information contact ph. (04) 383-7769 or events@compassion.org.nz
  • Quiet Days Second Thursday of every month 10:30 am – 2:30 pm (Starts 14 Mar – Ends 10 Oct 2024). Our Lady’s Home of Compassion 2 Rhine Street, Island Bay, Wellington. A time for gentle reflection on insights from the life and works of Venerable Suzanne Aubert.  There is no fee, however, a koha is greatly appreciated. Registration: sr.sue@compassion.org.nz
  • Taizé: First Friday of every month 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm (Starts 01 Mar – Ends 6 Dec 2024). Where: The Chapel of Our Lady of Compassion, 2 Rhine Street, Island Bay, Wellington. A reflective time with simple songs and scripture that brings us to stillness and silence. All are welcome.
  • Miha: Sunday 11:00 am (Starts 11 Feb – Ends 15 Dec 2024). Where: The Chapel of Our Lady of Compassion, 2 Rhine Street, Island Bay, Wellington. Join us for our Sunday mass in Te reo Māori.
  • Mass/ Morning Prayer: Every Wednesday and Thursday at 8:30 am (Starts 07 Feb – Ends 21 Dec 2024)Where: The Chapel of Our Lady of Compassion, 2 Rhine Street, Island Bay, Wellington. Join us for a contemplative morning mass to start the day.
  • Christian Meditation Every Monday 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Thursday 11:00 am – 12:00 pm (Starts 08 Feb Ends 19 Dec 2024)Where: The Chapel of Our Lady of Compassion, 2 Rhine Street, Island Bay, Wellington. An ancient form of contemplative prayer, deeply anchored in the teachings of the early Christian desert fathers and mothers. All welcome.