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Each of us can discover in St Joseph – the man who goes unnoticed, a daily, discreet and hidden presence – an intercessor, a support and a guide in times of trouble.

Pope Francis

Most of us have, like plants, hidden qualities that only chance discovers.

Venerable Suzanne Aubert

The secret of happiness is to live moment by moment and to thank God for all that He, in His goodness, sends to us day after day.

St. Gianna Molla

Job Advertisements: four roles in the Archdiocese


Published on 7th Sep, 2021

Four roles are available in the Wellington Archdiocese team in leadership, administration, and more [..]

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Alert Level 2: What this means


Published on 18th Aug, 2021

Updates and information on how the current COVID-19 Alert Level impacts our churches and communities [..]

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Wednesday September 8th

Palmerston North is now in Alert Level 2.Cardinal John Dew and Fr Craig Butler, in line with the other bishops throughout the whole country, have decided that our churches are to remain closed during Alert Level 2. There will be no public Masses except for funerals and weddings, and this position will be reviewed in two weeks’ time.For more information - including a letter from Cardinal John Dew - visit our website: pndiocese.org.nz/covid-levels/ ... See MoreSee Less
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