Catholic dioceses and parishes around Aotearoa New Zealand will be welcoming the Vatican’s four-month extension for the local phase of … Read More about Local synod process getting a welcome extra four monthsRead More
Fr Nicholas Alleman, a priest in the Auckland diocese for almost 60 years, passed away on October 23, after a … Read More about Much-loved Auckland priest Fr Alleman diesRead More
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NICOSIA, Cyprus (CNS) – After Pope Francis denounced putting up “barbed wire” to keep out migrants and the practice of … Read More about Vatican announces Pope will bring migrants from Cyprus to ItalyRead More
Class streaming at John Paul College in Rotorua will be phased out from next year, and the school’s principal is encouraging other … Read More about John Paul College to phase out class streaming in 2022Read More
PHOENIX (CNS) – Australian Cardinal George Pell, jailed for more than a year for sex abuse crimes he ultimately was … Read More about Cardinal Pell says prison helped him understand Christ’s sufferingRead More
VATICAN CITY (CNS) – Pope Francis signed a decree recognising a miracle attributed to the intercession of Blessed Titus Brandsma, … Read More about Pope advances sainthood causes, including Dutch priest murdered at DachauRead More
by DAN STOLLENWERK AUCKLAND — Instead of asking what other denominations might learn from our beliefs, we must begin to ask
by NZ CATHOLIC staff WELLINGTON — The new translation of the Roman Missal will not be introduced in New Zealand on the first Sunday
by MICHAEL OTTO AUCKLAND — Roye Hammond is 93 years of age and still swings a pick and shovel with a vigour that would
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.