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Peace be with you - and welcome to our website.
As Christians, part of the universal Church, we are called to share the gospel message with all who wish to hear it. Accordingly, we want our website to be a means of making known the good news that God loves us.
This follows from the decision of the Minister of Education, Hekia Parata, to support the proposal of the Catholic Bishop of Christchurch, Barry Jones, to cancel the integration agreements for Our Lady of Fatima and St Paul's School. more»
The latest Inform is now out in parishes and is filled with news and activities from across the Diocese.
Read it online or download it. more»
Bishop Barry has made his clergy appointments for 2015.
You can read there here more»
Pope Francis has appointed Father Steve Lowe as the next Bishop of Hamilton. more»
On the 27th November the Government, through the Governor-General has claimed the land that the Holy Cross Chapel in Chancery Lane stood. more»
The Christchurch Diocesan Earthquake Recovery Fund was set up by Bishop Barry Jones to distribute monies donated to him following the earthquake of September 4th, 2010 and the subsequent earthquakes.
Applications are now being invited. View the goals and criteria and download an application form and view the organisations who have been allocated funds. more»
Bishop Barry has sent a letter to parishes for clergy, parish councils and parishioners about repair of churches. more»
What is the Diocese's approach to getting churches repaired / strengthened?
Where is my Church in the process?
Find out here... more»