Catholic News

Hato Petera Consultation Media Release

Media Statement 7 April 2018 The Catholic Bishop of Auckland, Bishop Patrick Dunn, as Proprietor of Hato Petera College is undertaking a second consultation process about the possible cancellation of the Integration Agreement for Hato Petera College. This consultation process is being undertaken by mutual agreement with the Minister of Education, under section 430 of […]

Catholic Bishops of Aotearoa and representation from Catholic religious encourage Prime Minister for inclusion in Royal Commission of Inquiry

26 March 2018 The New Zealand Catholic Bishops and representation from Catholic religious orders have written to Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, the Minister for Children, Tracey Martin and Sir Anand Satyanand, Chair of New Zealand’s Royal Commission into Abuse in State Care, supporting the Royal Commission and seeking inclusion of religious institutions. The letter, signed […]

Applications are now open for grants from the Catholic Caring Foundation for 2018

The Bishop’s charitable organisation, the Catholic Caring Foundation, is now accepting applications for grants from organisations that strengthen or support families, individuals and communities in need, or suffering from the effects of poverty within the Auckland Diocese. All grant applications close on Fri, April 13th, 2018 at 5.00 p.m. To download an application form please […]