3rd - Christian Life Program, sponsored by the Couples for Christ (CFC) - Dunedin. This ministry is open to all adults, married or single. To be held at St. Peter Chanel Parish Hall, Green Island, 6:00 pm. The vision of the CFC Ministry is : "Families in the Holy Spirit Renewing the Face of the Earth”. This program takes 8 Saturdays the same time and place. For more information please contact us: Bro. Al Ranin - 02108274459/Sis. Michelle Ranin - 0210579663
13th - Valentines' Day 'Mass of Love' at St. Joseph's Cathedral, Dunedin 7pm. Mass followed by champagne and nibbles. Families, singles and all welcome.
14th - Ash Wednesday (see individual parishes for Mass times).
16th - Family Life International Dunedin, Mass for Life, to be celebrated by Bishop Colin Campbell February, 7pm at Holy Name Church. Light supper will be held in the church foyer after a prayerful walk to Dunedin Hospital.
22nd - Justice and Peace Committee meeting 7pm (and every 4th Thursday of the month)
1st - Charismatic Renewal Mass: 7:30pm at St. Peter Chanel Church, Green Island. You are invited to come and build a closer relationship in this season of Lent with Jesus through the power of the Holy Spirit, join with us in praise & worship celebrating the Mass with Fr Merv McGettigan. A food basket will be offered for the St Vincent de PaulIf you would like to find out more please call either Mary Snelling 455 6238 – Greg Wansink 027 432 8838
4th - Combined Youth Event: 4:00pm Beginning of year prayerful reflection time with Adoration and Reconciliation followed by Potluck (5pm) and Mass (7pm). At Holy Name Catholic Church, 420 Great King St., Dunedin North.
9th - Stations of the Cross with Laudato Si'. Lenten reflection on caring for our environment. 6pm at St. Patrick's Basilica, South Dunedin.
17th-18th - Catholic Womens League Dunedin Diocese Conference in Oamaru
1st - Easter Sunday (see homepage for link to Mass times).
20th-22nd - Combined Tertiary Student Retreat with Catholic Young Adults Dunedin and Presbyterian Student Soul at Wairoa Scout Camp. Click here for more details and registration.
26th - Ordination to the Espicopate of Bishop-elect Michael Dooley. 6pm at the Dunedin Town Hall.
27th - Liturgical Installation Mass of Bishop Michael Dooley. 9:30am at St. Joseph's Cathedral, Dunedin.
4-6th - "Storytelling: Parables for our Time" Retreat at Burns Lodge at Holy Cross. 7pm Friday through to 2pm Sunday. Click here for details.
9th , 16th, 23rd - Meditations in May on Fr. Roger (Taizé), Mother Teresa, and Jean Vanier (L'arche). May 9, 16, 23 from 6:30-8pm at Mercy Parish. Lead by Gerry O'Farrell, a parishioner of Mercy Parish who has spent time in all three of these communties.
11th - JustPeace Dunedin and Pax Christi meeting: "Community conversations: peace and justice in our land and around the world". With Kevin McBride (national co-ordinator) and Sr. Bridget Crisp RSM (national promoter) of Pax Christi Aotearoa NZ. 7:00 pm, Mercy Room, St. Patricks Community Centre, 42 Macandrew Road, South Dunedin. All are welcome.
22nd - Bushy School Day. Sunday May 20th in Gore. Bushy Schools is for families with children at State Primary Schools who want Catholic education days for their children (years 1-8). Contact Susan Rowley: [email protected]
2nd-3rd - Marriage Preparation Course. Mercy Parish, South Dunedin. More details to come.
25-31 Chris Skinner School and Parish Diocesan Tour (Details coming soon...)
1st-4th - Chris Skinner School and Parish Diocesan Tour (Details coming soon...)
6th-8th - Youth For Christ (YFC) National Conference in Ngaruawhahia (YFC NatCon 2018). For more information please contact Al Ranin - 021 0827 4459
11th - Combined Youth Event: 6pm Candlelit Vigil followed by Campfire (7pm). Mercy Parish, 32 Macandrew Rd, South Dunedin
22nd-23rd - The Power of Intercessory Prayer Workshop at St. Francis Xavier Church Hall, Mornington. For more information contact Mary: 455-6238 or Kathy: 474-7115
30th - High Tea with Bishop Michael. Fundraiser for Nano Nagle Trust. 2-4pm Marinoto House on Mercy Hospital Grounds. For tickets contact Shona (0274895624) or Philippa (0212984549).
2-4th - Marriage Preparation/Enrichment Course. Camp Tirohanga. Starts 8:30am Saturday and finishes 3pm Sunday with Mass. Details on our Marriage and Family Life page.