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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 […]

Fr Stu Movie Fundraiser

Hoyts Northlands

Ticket sales now open Wednesday 24th August 7.30pm at Hoyts Northlands. Doors open at 7pm. Tickets are $25 per person. Book your ticket at https://www.trybooking.co.nz/LDD or email Katherine Pawson, chch.childrens.atrium@gmail.com, to purchase tickets via bank deposit. Your support will enable further formation of catechists in our diocese in the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd. See […]

Reflection Day – The Gospel of Creation

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

This contemplative Saturday facilitated by Sr Lyndall Brown will ponder the writings of Thomas Merton and the poet Mary Oliver, and draw on inspiration from Laudate Si’. “God has written a precious book, whose letters are the multitude of created things present in the Universe. Pope Francis, Laudato Si’. Koha/donation. To register for this Rosary […]

John Paul II Centre for Life Race Night

After a two year hiatus due to COVID, the JPII Racenight is back in 2022. Join us on Friday September 2nd in the Silks Room at Addington Raceway for an evening of fun and help support the work of the JPII Centre for Life. Tickets are $60 per person which includes entry and a two […]

Retreat Day – Catholic Women’s Movement

You are invited to our annual Retreat Day – Advancing on Two Feet – Facilitator:       Joy Cowley Place:              the McFadden’s Centre, 64 McFaddens Road, Papanui Everyone Is Welcome! It will be a day of spiritual nourishment in a warm and supportive atmosphere. Just bring yourselves – delicious food provided! To book for the […]

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. To register for this Rosary House Spiritual Life Centre Programme contact roho@xtra.co.nz or 03 379 1298

Seasons for Growth Course

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

This course recognises that loss comes in many forms and those who have experienced loss, need to be provided with the knowledge, skills and attitudes to understand and manage their grief experiences. The course runs for four consecutive Thursdays beginning Sept – 8th, 10am-12:30pm in the Assisi Lounge at The Catholic Cathedral Parish, 373 Manchester […]

Safeguarding Workshop for Volunteers and Ministries

Tuesday 13th September at 9.30am – Sacred Heart Addington/South Parish Tuesday 13th September at 1.30pm – Sacred Heart Addington/South Parish Wednesday 14th September at 7pm – St Peters, Beckenham, 11 Fisher Avenue/South Parish Who is required to attend: Volunteers from any parish. Any NEW Volunteers in Ministries or any Volunteers who have not yet attended […]

Contemplative Prayer: Noticing God’s Presence

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

Sr Mary Catherwood will facilitate Centering Prayer. Opening oneself to inner stillness and God’s presence. Koha/donation. To register for this Rosary House Spiritual Life Centre Programme contact roho@xtra.co.nz or 03 379 1298

Sunday Gospels according to Luke Year C

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

Sunday Scripture Series presented by Dr Kathleen Rushton RSM. Sunday Scripture series presented by Dr Kathleen Rushton RSM. In the context of lectio divina, this session of the Sunday Gospels Series will focus on hearing both the cry of the earth and the cry of the poor in the Gospel Readings of the 25th to […]

Guided Five Day Non-Residential Retreat

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

An Ignatian Retreat - inviting you to journey with Jesus. The retreat Leader is Sr Clare O’Connor, a sister from the Waikanae Cenacle Community. Each of the five days includes prayer experience, music, sharing and some opportunities for individual spiritual direction. The setting allows for an atmosphere of stillness and silence. The Eucharist will be […]

Contemplative Prayer: Noticing God’s Presence

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

Sr Mary Catherwood will facilitate prayer with the following Sunday’s gospel (Luke 19:1-10) and reflective music. Opening oneself to inner stillness and God’s presence. T To register for this Rosary House Spiritual Life Centre Programme contact roho@xtra.co.nz or 03 379 1298