Engagement Survey 2023

Yes, it is time for another Engagement and Culture Survey across the parish. And, because it will be our second one (the first was in November 2021) we will be […]

Fourth Sunday of Easter Year A – Good Shepherd and Vocations Sunday


At Pentecost our thoughts are of course about the Holy Spirit – but in fact the word Pentecost means the ‘fiftieth day’. This is significant if we take a look […]

Pentecost Octave

Spiritual Geography

One of the last things said by a priest at a Catholic funeral is to bid farewell to the deceased person as they travel now towards the ‘new and eternal […]

Third Sunday of Easter 2023

Following Christ

Following Christ – A Seven Week Journey  9:30am Wednesdays in Kaiapoi from 17 May OR7pm Thursdays in Rangiora from 18 May Following Christ is designed to help us to grow in friendship and union with […]

Second Sunday of Easter – Divine Mercy Sunday

“He Is not here, for He has risen.”

In a world so marked by the desire to possess the great festival of Easter is based on a new reality – the silence and emptiness of the tomb. Often […]

Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord