Posts From the monthly archives: "June 2020"

Mass Times

Mass times for the new parishes that have been amalgamated and are as follows. Download a PDF here of Sunday Mass timesDownload Cathedral Parish Sunday Mass times: (all Masses @ St Mary’s Pro-Cathedral) Saturday Vigil: 5.30pm Sunday: 8am, 9:30am, 11am, 4:30pm and 6pm Weekday Mass times: Monday to Friday: 7:30am…(Read More)

Employment Vacancies

Working for the Catholic Parish of Christchurch West We need leaders who have energy, vision and creativity that want to work as a member of our Parish Senior Leadership Team to help all to live with and in the Spirit, for the Father. To apply, one must have an education in Catholic Theology, ability to…(Read More)

Bishop Paul Martin has announced today, 11 June 2020 the death of Bishop Emeritus Most Reverend Basil Meeking DD. Bishop Meeking aged 90 passed away at Christchurch Hospital after a short period of ill-health. Bishop Meeking was the seventh bishop of Christchurch. He was firstly ordained as a priest in 1953 and then as…(Read More)

Safeguarding

Pope Francis has made it clear he expects the Church on every level to implement whatever steps are necessary to ensure the protection of minors and vulnerable adults and to respond to their needs with fairness and mercy. The aim of our diocese is to provide a consistent vision to create and foster a secure…(Read More)

My dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ Today we celebrate the coming of the Holy Spirit to the apostles gathered in the upper room.  Those apostles, who had been with Jesus during his ministry and since his resurrection, were waiting for the arrival of the Holy Spirit.  They believed the words of Jesus…(Read More)