Posts Tagged ‘New Zealand Catholic Bishops’ Conference’

Hard to understand marriage questionnaire? Comments 3

Friday, December 6th, 2013
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In October 2014, there will be a meeting of the Synod of Bishops in Rome to examine “Pastoral challenges of the family in the context of evangelisation”. To assist them prepare for the Synod the Bishops of New Zealand have asked Catholics across New Zealand to respond to a marriage questionnaire. The New Zealand Catholic Read more

Catholic volunteer agency Mahitahi merges with Caritas Comments 0

Friday, December 21st, 2012
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The New Zealand Catholic Bishops Conference have decided to integrate the operations and governance of Mahitahi – Catholic Overseas Volunteers – with that of Caritas, to improve and strengthen both organisations. Mahitahi will retain its own identity, profile and strategic direction, within and supported by the Caritas structure and administration. For the last two years, Mahitahi has Read more

New Director of the National Liturgy Office appointed Comments 0

Friday, September 21st, 2012

The New Zealand Catholic Bishops Conference has announced they’ve appointed Louise Campbell as the incoming Director of the National Liturgy Office, commencing on 2 October 2012. Louise has been working as a Liturgy Advisor for the Auckland Diocese for the past thirteen years.  While in this role she was an Auckland member of the National Liturgy Read more

New Zealand Bishops ban spiral bound version of new missal Comments 0

Friday, July 13th, 2012
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The New Zealand Bishops’ Conference has made it clear that only the officially approved new missal may be used for the celebration of the liturgy in churches in New Zealand. Having been made aware of the fact that a spiral bound version of the new missal has been published by the Catholic Publications Centre (CPC), Read more

NZ Bishops: No liturgical use of Roman Missal iPad Apps Comments 15

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012
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The Roman Missal apps for iPad may not be used in the liturgy. The New Zealand Bishops have told their priests that only the official printed copy of the Roman Missal may be used at Mass and at the Church’s other liturgies. They say that the Roman Missal apps for iPad and the use of other tablets, Read more

70 attending national Catholic Conference for youth Comments 0

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011
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 Youth ministers, parishioners, chaplains, diocesan and school staff and members of various community groups and Catholic movement  from around New Zealand are gathered in Palmerston North from 13-16 November for the ‘Head, Heart, Hands’ National Catholic Conference for Youth and Young Adult Ministers, organised by the New Zealand Catholic Bishops Conference Office for Young People.  Included Read more