May 02, 2023
With Easter comes the start of the ‘Confirmation season’ with kick off this week at Raymond Terrace.
April 18, 2023
Yes, I’ve inverted the diocesan ‘catch cry’. God’s mission comes first. The one body (church) exists to serve that mission. The many parts strengthen the one body, serving in collaborative, loving relationships that respect different skills, gifts, competencies, offices, and ministries, and are focused on forming and empowering the Body of Christ for mission.
March 07, 2023
On Tuesday 4 April we will gather to celebrate the Chrism Mass with our new Bishop at 7.00pm in the Sacred Heart Cathedral, Hamilton.
Click here for the Chrism Mass flyer
February 07, 2023
Perhaps the most exciting opportunity is the appointment of our new bishop, Michael Kennedy. It is an opportunity for us and for him as we begin to journey together.
November 29, 2022
Imagination is integral to humanity and faith. John Lennon invited us to imagine. Martin Luther King Jr shared his dream. The prophet Isaiah shared his vision. And Jesus embodied in word and action God’s dream for a reign where all would enjoy fullness of life and peace.
September 20, 2022
Sunrises along our beautiful coast are one of my favourite things. I can stand there for ages feeling the presence of God surrounding me.