2017 Pastoral Events Calendar


26- Young Catholics Combined New Year Reflection, Adoration and Potluck,  4pm Adoration, 5pm Potluck, 7pm Mass -   Holy Name Church, Dunedin North



15- Shane Claiborne Keynote address, 7pm  Holy Name Church, Dunedin North

18- Dominican Retreat; Seeds of Hope, Renewing Ourselves in a World of Chaos, 9am-3pm  Oamaru, Teschemakers

24- Dominican Workshop; Turning Towards Life:  Renewing ourselves as we work towards a sustainable                              planet,  7-9pm  Burns [email protected] Cross

25- Dominican Workshop; Turning Towards Life:  Renewing ourselves as we work towards a sustainable                             planet, 9am-4pm  Burns [email protected] Cross, Mosgiel

26- Show Mercy to Our Common Home a workshop "In the Spirit of Laudato Si" sponsored by the Sisters                            of Mercy, New Zealand, 1-5:30pm  Burns Lodge, Green Chapel

27- Dominican Workshop, Arrowtown  10am-12pm

27-30, Sisters of Compassion parish and school visits - *gold coin koha for entry please, 

27th - Alexandra - 4:30pm St. Gerard's Parish

28th - Invercargill - 2pm St. Patrick's, Georgetown

29th - Dunedin - 7-9pm Mercy Room, South Dunedin

30th - Oamaru  4pm,  Dean O'Reilly Lounge 



14- Ecumenical Good Friday Service at Knox Church, Dunedin (corner George and Pitt Sts) at 7pm.  Meditations on the Cross for Today's People. Sponsored by the Presbyterian/Catholic Dialogue.  All welcome.



7- Ecumenical Service Commemorating 500 years since the Reformation, 10am Knox Church, George St., Dunedin





1- 'Jam for Joy' liturgical music workshop and session:  Winton, St. Thomas Aquinas Church,  1-3pm

8- Second Semester Young Catholics Combined Mass and Social, 6pm Candlelit Mass at St. Patrick's Basilica, Mercy Parish, South Dunedin.  Followed by Campfire with songs and s'mores at 7pm.  



5- Caritas lead Social Justice Workshop, Mercy Parish, South Dunedin, 9am-2pm

31- Spirituality of James K Baxter Workshop, 10am-4pm  Burns [email protected] Cross, Mosgiel



10-16- Caritas Social Justice Week



6-8-  Pastoral Retreat "How To Be Church In A Changing World"  Burns Lodge at Holy Cross, 7pm Friday to 1pm Sunday.  More details to come.

11- David Haas (American Catholic Musician) in Dunedin.  1:30-3:30pm afternoon retreat session and 7-9pm evening workshop.  Both sessions at Holy Name Church, 420 Great King St., Dunedin.



11-12    Relationship Encounter Weekend, 9am Saturday – 3pm Sunday Tirohanga Camp, Outram

18- 'Jam for Joy' liturgical music workshop and session:  Oamaru 1-3pm in the Dean O'Reilly Lounge (followed by afternoon tea).





For more information on any of these events please see other links on our website homepage or contact Amy Armstrong:  [email protected] / 03) 474-5755