It was a “dog-day” afternoon in Thames on October 4 when the pets and their owners trooped into the grounds … Read More about Thames parish goes to the dogs this yearRead More
October 18: 29th Sunday of Ordinary Time. Readings: 1. Isaiah 45:1,4-6; Psalm: 96; 2. 1 Thessalonians 1:1-5; Gospel: Matthew 22:15-21. In today’s … Read More about A striking string of references to the divineRead More
by JEFF DILLON Work is underway with the concrete flooring pad laid on another set of retirement houses for Dunedin … Read More about More priest retirement housing in MosgielRead More
by JOHN HOLDEN Several hundred supporters of the Marist St Pats Rugby Football Club (MSP) helped the club celebrate the … Read More about 50 years of Marist St Pats Rugby Club celebratedRead More
In the Second Vatican Council’s pastoral constitution on the Church in the Modern World, Gaudium et Spes, the first sentence, … Read More about Looking beyond the slogans of partiesRead More
Safe and hygienic practices at Mass will continue as the rest of the country moves into alert level 1 while … Read More about Safety key as Covid alert levels change in NZRead More
by MICHAEL MORRISSEY A man of medium height and of strong muscular build, in his mid 30s, is bounding up — or down — the stairs.
by MICHAEL OTTO WANAKA — Ten students at Holy Family School, Wanaka, have been writing and drawing to highlight the meaning of Christmas.