Posts Tagged ‘John Dew’

Conservative blogger Michael Voris confesses to “past sins” Comments 13

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

Catholic internet evangelist Michael Voris, has revealed that he was actively involved in homosexuality “over a prolonged period of time.” Voris has been critical of Synod Fathers, including Cardinal John Dew of Wellington, who have called for a more pastoral approach in the area of human sexuality. Voris is the founder of  Church Militant and Read more

Cardinal Dew joins housing protesters Comments 4

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Cardinal John Dew recently joined protesters concerned about empty Housing New Zealand properties and growing urgent housing lists. Dew told about 50 people at the protest on March 21 that 34,000 New Zealanders were either homeless or living in insecure homes. Good quality, safe shelter was a basic human right and New Zealand had a Read more

Cardinal Dew – many would be disappointed if old ways returned Comments 6

Friday, March 13th, 2015

Wellington’s Cardinal, John Dew, has been quoted in David Gibson’s U.S.Catholic blog which has also appeared in the Washington Post, Pope Francis has history, but not time, on his side in reform push. “There would be some people who would want to return” to the old ways, said Dew. But, “if things were to be Read more

Cardinal John surprised by level of interest in his appointment Comments 0

Friday, March 6th, 2015

Today, Friday 6 March, a liturgical reception will take place in the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in Wellington to formally welcome Cardinal John Dew back from Rome. An open invitation has been made to anyone who wishes to attend. The Evening Prayer of the church will be prayed and light refreshments will follow. Cardinal Read more

40 hours the short version – 24 Hours for the Lord Comments 0

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

The Archbishop of Wellington, John Dew has invited all of the parishes in the Archdiocese to take part in a “new look” form of the 40 Hours, a devotional practice which used to be common in New Zealand. He has suggested parishes celebrate  24 Hours for the Lord beginning on Friday 13 March and concluding on Read more

Cardinal John Dew – a voice from the periphery Comments 0

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

Cardinal John Dew became New Zealand’s 4th Cardinal at the ceremony that took place at 11pm on Saturday New Zealand time. Dew, the Archbishop of Wellington, and current President of the New Zealand Catholic Bishops’ Conference was the fourth to kneel before Pope Francis as he placed the Cardinals ring on his finger and a Read more

Cardinal Dew’s 2015 Valentine’s Day Mass YouTube Comments 0

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

Cardinal John’s message to participants at the 2015 Valentine’s Day Mass, Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, Wellington. In recent years there has been a Mass celebrated in Wellington’s Cathedral on Valentine’s Day. Because Cardinal Dew was in Rome to be made a Cardinal he pre-recorded his message. Watch Youtube video Related Posts:8 ways Catholics can Read more