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Halswell-Prebbleton Parish in the Diocese of Christchurch is seeking a: Vicar
Applications please by 1 June 2015
The Anglican Parish of Halswell-Prebbleton, situated on the southern boundary of Christchurch City, is looking for a Vicar to lead their mission and ministry.
Halswell, a fast growing suburb has extensive new housing developments. Saint Mary’s Anglican Church, hall and office, are centrally located opposite major retail facilities, offering a very visible... View article
I had intended, this week to be in Vanuatu. I was going to visit the Diocese of Banks and Torres to discuss ways in which our two dioceses could work together for the good of the Kingdom of God. But the cyclone damage has meant that this is not a good time to go and instead I will be waiting until later in the year, probably October.
Banks and Torres is a small diocese made up of thirteen islands structured with three regions and 16 district and is probably the least resourced of the... View article
On Friday 24 April at 6.00pm the Cathedral hosts an ANZAC Eve service to observe the Centenary of the Gallipoli campaign. Unique to our Cathedral is the Memorial Window over the West doors, which holds emblems for every unit in Otago and Southland that served in WW1: intrinsically this is a memorial for all Southland and Otago. In the brief service on ANZAC Eve 317 candles will be lit, each representing one of Dunedin’s fallen at Gallipoli. The Paschal candle will of course be a... View article
On Sunday 31st May at 7pm, Peter Ross will be ordained to the holy office of Priest at St Mark’s, Balclutha.
A warm invitation is extended to you all to join Peter on this very special day.
(Clergy are invited to robe and wear red stoles)
Will be held 26 – 28 May 2015
At Holy Cross Conference Centre in Mosgiel
Our theme is Engage, Explore, Experiment – Preparing for a Decade of Mission
The registration forms for Ministry Conference are now available. They have been sent out electronically and in paper form to parishes and diocesan institutions. A copy of the enrolment form can be found at http://calledsouth.org.nz/downloads/ministry-resources/
Each parish, deanery and diocesan institution has been... View article