Annual CCJP Essay Winners

The Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace (CCJP) would like to congratulate the winners of the 2020 Annual CCJP Essay and Multimedia competition.

Topic: Catholic Social Teaching Principles
The winning entries were the ones that best demonstrated an understanding of the principles of
Catholic Social Teaching (CST), such as Human Dignity, the Common Good, Solidarity and Subsidiarity.

Click on the images or text below to read the winning essays

Year 7/8 Joint Winners – Olivia Anthony (St Mary’s) and Ella George (OLV)
Years 11-13 Winner – Andrea Rennie (John Paul 2 High School Greymouth)

Pictured with Andrea Rennie are: left to right are: Daniel Cote-Davis (DRS), Trish O’Regan (RE Teacher), Rory Paterson (CEO Advisor CHCH), Andrea Rennie (Winner Yrs 11-13 JPII), Mike Nolan (Mgr CEO CHCH) Tūirirangi (Jason) Renau (Dep Principal).
Pictured with Olivia Anthony are Bob and Barbara Te Miha
Pictured with Ella George are Barbara and Bob Te Miha