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Courses Offered from April to June
Short Courses jointly offered by the Department of Theology and Religion, University of Otago and some Dunedin Churches in conjunction with Continuing Education at the University of Otago.
Going Deeper into the Gospel of Luke
Presented by Dr Deborah Bower, Synod of Otago & Southland Church Leadership Support Advisor
Friday April 17th, 7-9pm and Sat April 18th, 9-12.30
Burns 5 (Albany Street), University of Otago.
Forgiveness, Freedom and... View article
I have been bishop now for a little over 5 years. Accordingly, the St. John’s College Trust Board have given me a grant to enable me to take a sabbatical this year, which I will be doing in two blocks. Later in the year I will return to Spain to walk the Camino Santiago again, this time by a different route, and to do some other pieces of study. But firstly, on Saturday week, I will be leaving for Colorado where I am going on retreat at St. Benedict’s Monastery where, for many... View article
We will be holding a meeting on Saturday February 28 to discuss the broad principles behind the way we will in the future organise ourselves into parishes and ministry units. This will be preliminary to the presentation of a new parish statute to our diocesan synod in September.
Date: Saturday 28 February
Venue: Diocesan Office, 1A Howden Street, Green Island
Time: 10am – 2pm
Please bring your own lunch; morning and afternoon tea will be provided.
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“The first Celtic Style Eucharist for 2015 will be held on Friday 27th February in the Cathedral Crypt at 12.10pm. Our theme is The Music of Creation. You are invited to bring your reflection on this theme, perhaps with an object or a short audio clip. The Dean will be the celebrant. All are welcome. Please advertise in your bulletins and pew sheets.”
Mark Wilson is holding a concert called ‘Seeds of Faith – Food for the Soul’ at St John’s in Invercargill, this Saturday, February 28, at 7pm.
Mark will be focusing on his new collection of hymns and worship songs, but will, as usual, add extras to his repertoire….
Come along, sing along, share the joy….
$10 entrance at the door.