Posts Tagged ‘Gisborne’

Once a Brother teaching in Gisborne, now the Parish Priest

Thursday, March 21st, 2024

A former teacher has returned to the coastal town of Gisborne after four decades away, but now as their parish priest! Delighting longtime residents, Fr Mark Field recently began his new role as parish priest at St Mary’s Star of the Sea Catholic Church. Field was a familiar face in the town from the late Read more

Solar power lights up in Saint Mary’s in Gisborne

Friday, August 3rd, 2012

As more and more New Zealanders consider alternative power supplies, a Gisborne church will be praying for sunshine. Saint Mary Star of the Sea has invested in five-watt solar panels on the roof of the parish building in Campion Road. Father Yvan Sergy says the panels will be installed in the second week of August, Read more