Opinion

A blessing of blindness

By NZ Catholic contributor | May 10, 2019 | 1 Comment

by Ken Joblin A daily experience for me is to be driven around Christchurch as I go about my life as a blind person. Many of those who drive me have come to New Zealand in more recent years. They have come for a better life. Some have escaped war-torn … Read More about A blessing of blindness

Being good and great after the hate

By Rowena Orejana | April 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

In the wake of the terror shootings in Christchurch, with the dead still awaiting burials as this editorial is being written, it is difficult to find words to do justice to the awful reality.

The real war is against a culture of death

By NZ Catholic contributor | April 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

by Brendan Malone Whenever people ask me what I think is the biggest challenge we face today in regard to abortion, it can be tempting to think in terms that are far too narrow.

Bethlehem’s light has never been extinguished

By Michael Otto | December 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

One of the visual attractions of this time of year is the growing practice of decorating houses with Christmas lights.

Finding news articles relevant to young people

By NZ Catholic Staff | October 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

For the past few weeks I have been visiting the NZ Catholic offices in Ponsonby as a hopeful future journalist, looking to learn the ropes and see firsthand the inner workings of a newsroom.

The colourful people in my community

By NZ Catholic contributor | October 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

by Mike Baird There’s a community of people I’ve come to know since my work shifted into the CBD.