Posts Tagged ‘Logos Project’

New lay ministry centre blessed and opened

Thursday, September 21st, 2023
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The Bishop of Auckland Steve Lowe blessed a new lay ministry centre, Whanau Maria, during a ceremony on Sunday 17 September. Society of Mary Provincial Fr Tim Duckworth then opened the Centre. The ceremony was attended by friends, family, students, alumni from various Catholic secondary schools, and local church communities. Whanau Maria will serve as Read more

Delargey Awards recognise five outstanding Catholics for youth work

Thursday, April 30th, 2020
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Five people nominated for their outstanding work in Catholic Youth Ministry are winners in the 2020 Delargey Awards The Delargey Awards are named in honour of Cardinal Reginald Delargey (1914-79) who was noted for his work for young Catholics. They are presented by the New Zealand Catholic Bishops Conference every two years to recognise outstanding Read more

Volunteers from Auckland helping refugees in Thailand

Monday, December 3rd, 2018

LOGOS, the Marist Youth Development agency in Auckland, on November 20 farewelled Tayla Fa’aofo prior to her departure to work at the Marist Asia Foundation in Ranong, Thailand. Tayla will be helping people from Myanmar who have come to Thailand either as refugees escaping conflict and living in refugee camps or as migrants seeking work. The farewell Read more

3 NZers to run workshop on Amoris Laetitia in France

Tuesday, July 5th, 2016

Three New Zealanders will be running a workshop on Amoris Laetitia “The Joy of Love” at a meeting of young people in Lyons, France. They are part of a group of seven heading to Lyon to take part in Dare to Dream, the 200th anniversary of the founding of the Marist Family. Jen Martinez, Sam Mao Read more

Logos Youth Development Project has new leader

Tuesday, May 10th, 2016

Last Saturday, forty staff, volunteers, friends and supporters of the Logos Project in Auckland attended a Mass at which Jennifer Martinez was commission as the leader of the Logos Project. Martinez has worked at The Logos project for more than ten years. “The experiences and opportunities I received in my younger years have had a Read more

Logos youth workers make friends with Jade

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

What will future Catholic Ministry look like as our priests age and numbers of priests diminish? In today’s faster paced world, are those un-ordained people living their faith and ministering to others as an integral part of who they are, their work, and their daily interactions with others becoming the new ‘priests’? Andrea O’Hagan and Read more

Auckland Youth Mass marks graduation of new youth leaders

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

On Sunday 25 August the monthly Diocesan Youth Mass at the Cathedral in Auckland incorporated the graduation of the participants in the A Place to Stand leadership programme. A Place to Stand is a leadership development programme for 18-25s who wish to take a more active role in their parish or group community. The programme Read more

The Logos ICE programme keeps kids cool

Friday, August 24th, 2012

Youth development has kept the Logos Project busy all year. In Auckland the Logos Project (the Marist Youth Ministry Trust) team runs programmes based in one of three core areas of church, schools and community. All have youth and faith at their centre. This school term, the Logos Project is running a community-based programme called Read more

Logos Project Special Character Camp at Te Unga Waka Marae

Friday, April 13th, 2012

For the last 3 years, The Logos Project has offered the schools of the Auckland Diocese the opportunity to send their school leaders to a unique retreat called the Special Character Retreat. The retreat provides an opportunity for student leaders who are seeking a transformative experience that links faith and life in a way that Read more