Posts Tagged ‘Mount Roskill’

Mt Roskill cross set for a comeback

Friday, October 23rd, 2015

The Mt Roskill cross is set to return to Puketapapa. Following a successful application by a group of Mt Roskill church ministers, backed by the Puketapapa Local Board, the cross will make its comeback for Christmas and Easter. It is lit up in the form of a cross at Christmas time and a star at Easter. Read more

Pa Petera hopes election of Pope Francis will make people take stock

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

In 2006 nearly 70,000 Maori identified with Catholicism but Pa Petera, Father Peter Tipene, believes fewer and fewer Katorika Maori are turning up on Sundays. He says  that with the election of Pope Francis it’s a good time for the church – and for Maori who follow the faith – to reassess and take stock. Read more