Celebrate love on St. Valentine’s Day with Mass at St. Patrick’s Basilica at 7pm on February 14th. All are welcome.
Come to this Alpha Course Training session to learn how to run interactive small groups in your parish that enable faith exploration and sharing. In each session there’s food, a short talk, and discussion in small groups. Everything you need to know to run Alpha in your parish will be taught in this session. Click here for more information.
Start the year off with an hour of reflection with adoration and reconciliation followed by a potluck to meet other young people in Dunedin, and finishing with 7pm Mass. March 3, starting at 4pm at Holy Name Church, 420 Great King St. The young and young at heart are all welcome!
Please join us for a day of reflection and conversation about social justice issues and initiatives in the Diocese of Dunedin. 23 March 2019, 10am-4pm, Burns Lodge at Holy Cross in Mosgiel. There is no cost for this event. Click here for more information and to register for this inspiring day.
Seeking Holiness in a Secular Society: A national conference for parish leadership and development on 27-28 September 2019 at Burns Lodge, Mosgiel. This is a chance for all those working in pastoral ministry for the Catholic Church of Aotearoa New Zealand to pray, gain support, energy, ideas, and network with one another. Click here for more information and registration.
DUNEDIN DIOCESE CLERGY APPOINTMENTS
Appointments effective as of 22/23 December 2018
MOSGIEL/GREEN ISLAND PASTORAL AREA
Fr Jaewoo Lee Appointed Assistant Priest
Chaplain to the Catholic Women’s League
Pastoral Care of Wakari Hospital and Ashburn Hall.
Fr Cipriano Fernandes Chaplain at Calvary Hospital
Supplying for weekend Masses in the Gore Pastoral Area
Residing at 40 Perth Street, Invercargill.
Fr Vince Smith Retired and residing at 40 Perth Street, Invercargill.
Invercargill is now two pastoral areas:
Fr Tony Harrison Parish Priest of Waikiwi and North Invercargill parishes
Fr Pat McGettigan Parish Priest of Invercargill Central and Invercargill South
Fr Vaughan Hook Pastoral responsibility for Invercargill South parish
Chaplain to Verdon College
Residing at Invercargill Central Presbytery.
VICAR FOR CLERGY
Fr Martin Flannery