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JAM – Jesus and Me 2022

St Peter's, Beckenham 9 Fisher Avenue, Christchurch

Jesus Youth Christchurch is happy to announce the event "JAM - Jesus and Me" for children of the age category 5 - 12 on Saturday, 16th of July 2022 from 10am to 3:30pm at St. Peter’s Hall, Beckenham. The event aims to bring children closer to God and make them understand the love of God […]

Deacon Monty Bamford Ordination

St Mary's Pro-Cathedral 373 Manchester Street, Christchurch

Bishop Michael Gielen extends an invitation to the diocesan family to attend the ordination to the priesthood of Deacon Monty Bamford. This is to be held on Saturday 16th July, 11.00am at St. Mary’s Pro-Cathedral. Please keep Deacon Monty in your prayers as he prepares for ordination. Parking Parking within St Mary’s grounds will be […]

“To Love Mary and to Make Her Loved”

Fourvière House of Prayer and Retreat 67 Leithfield Rd, Leithfield

The Community of the Beatitudes warmly invites you to the Sanctuary of Fourvière on Saturday 23rd July for a morning dedicated to Mary. The morning begins at 10 am with the rosary, a talk by Fr Allan Jones SM, procession with an icon of St Peter Chanel, and Holy Mass. We will pledge ourselves to […]

Memorial Mass

Christ the King Centre 90 Greers Road, Burnside, Christchurch

A memorial Mass will be held for Fr Frank Kelly on Saturday 23 July at 11:00am at Christ the King Church, 90 Greers Road, Burnside. All are very welcome to attend.

Interconnectedness of all things – Laudato Si’   

Te Manawa Atawhai, Catherine McAuley Centre, Villa Maria College Peer Street, Christchurch

Explore Laudato Si’ (Letter of Pope Francis) and the interconnectedness of all things.  Input and interaction using video and print resources to extend an appreciation of the sacredness of earth and our responsibility. Facilitators - Sisters of Mercy. Further session 6 Sept.  To register for this Rosary House Spiritual Life Centre Programme contact roho@xtra.co.nz or 03 379 […]

The Sacraments – An online Zoom Course

A four-session online Zoom course exploring: Why Sacraments? Baptism Confirmation The Eucharist​ Each session includes a short film featuring lay people living out the sacrament in their daily lives, plus in-depth explanations from experts on the theology of the sacrament with examples of practical application. Ideal for those exploring the Church and for Mass-goers seeking […]

Teilhard’s Mysticism

Te Manawa Atawhai, Catherine McAuley Centre, Villa Maria College Peer Street, Christchurch

Friday 5 August @ 7pm-9pm and Saturday 6 August @ 10am – 4pm This reflective experience on Teilhard de Chardin’s mysticism will be led by Kevin Gallagher.  Jesuit palaeontologist Pierre Teilhard de Chardin describes the stages of his mystical growth in terms of circles as he plunged ever more deeply into the heart of matter […]

GCM Mass

Mary Potter Community Centre 442 Durham Street North, Christchurch

The next Greater Company of Mary Mass will be held on Saturday 13 August, 10.30am at the Mary Potter Community Centre, 442 Durham St North, St Albans, Christchurch. Morning Tea will follow. All welcome to attend and to bring friends and family. For catering purposes, if you intend to come, please rsvp to the Little […]

Christchurch Choral Festival

St Mary's Pro-Cathedral 373 Manchester Street, Christchurch

The Christchurch Choral Festival, lasting about one hour, will be held in the Catholic Pro-Cathedral, 373 Manchester Street, at 3 pm on Sunday, 14 August, 2022. The Pro-Cathedral offers ample space at the front, suitable for large choral forces, and seating is available for an audience of at least 500, although the performers will use […]

Jubilate 2022

St Mary's Pro-Cathedral 373 Manchester Street, Christchurch

This year, the diocese hosts a Jubilate series. "North Parish and Schools, it is your turn!" We've now had two very successful Jubilate concerts in the last two months. The third is coming up. The Christchurch North Parish is bringing its talented parish and school choirs together for a good sing. Come and join your […]

Dove Catholic Fellowship for Women

St Joseph's Pastoral Centre Vagues Road, Christchurch

Unfortunately we have decided to go into recess so will no longer be holding our regular meetings. However, we feel called to pray for the future of Dove in Christchurch. We will gather on Saturday 20th August from 1.30pm at St Joseph’s Parish Centre. If you would like to join us to intercede you would […]