Posts Tagged ‘Diocese of Dunedin’

Dunedin priests attend seminar on safeguarding protocols Comments 0

Thursday, November 1st, 2018
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About 30 priests from across the Dunedin Diocese gathered in Dunedin on Wednesday as part of a push to upskill clergy in response to the sexual abuse crisis engulfing the Church. Speakers included Virginia Noonan, director of the Catholic Church in New Zealand’s National Office of Professional Standards which handles sexual abuse complaints involving clergy. Read more

Michael Dooley to be ordained Bishop of Dunedin on Thursday Comments 0

Monday, April 23rd, 2018
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Later this week Michael Dooley will become the 7th bishop of Dunedin. His ordination will take place in the Dunedin town hall on Thursday. Over 1000 people are expected to attend including clergy, the Vatican’s diplomatic representative, the apostolic nuncio Archbishop Martin Krebs, civic leaders and other Church leaders. The ordination will be followed on Friday morning Read more