Good Shepherd Sunday 2022

(NZ Vocations Awareness Week 8th – 14th May) The Good Shepherd and the Smell of the Sheep ‘Please pray for me, not against me,’ the universal shepherd – Pope Francis […]

Mass Online

An online Mass is offered by the Diocese. This is from St Mary’s Pro-Cathedral at 9.30am and can be found at this link (the link will uploaded on the day prior) […]

Caritas responding to Tonga disaster

Caritas Aotearoa NZ is responding quickly to the Tonga volcanic eruption disaster. It has offered an immediate Solidarity Grant to Caritas Tonga and is also receiving donations, through its Pacific […]

Fr Frank Kelly RIP

On Saturday morning Father Frank Kelly died peacefully at Nazareth House. Fr Frank was born in Invercargill in 1941. After attending St Bede’s College he entered Holy Name Seminary at […]

New General Manager appointed

Archbishop Paul has announced the appointment of Simon Thompson as its new General Manager, replacing Andy Doherty who, after six years in the role, is moving overseas. Thompson is Manager, […]

Te Ara a Maria – Mary's Way

In 1838 at the first Catholic Mass, Bishop Pompallier dedicated New Zealand to Our Lady Assumed into Heaven when he celebrated his first Mass here at Totara Point in the […]