diocesan priests
assembly video

assembly video

You might be interested in a brief video clip of images from the National Assembly of NZ Diocesan priests gathering in Christchurch this past week.

an adventure

an adventure

On Friday morning 186 priests from the six New Zealand dioceses returned to their homes at the conclusion of our five-yearly assembly of diocesan priests. One of the...

inspiration

inspiration

Last night there was a great buzz at a Christchurch hotel as 186 diocesan priests from the six New Zealand dioceses gathered for days of formation and fraternity. This...

priests together

priests together

Next week 180 diocesan priests from the six dioceses of New Zealand will gather in Christchurch for the fourth national assembly of diocesan priests. These national...

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