From Bishop Andrew

8 May 2020 Pastoral Letter to the Diocese of Waiapu E te whanau a te Karaiti o te Pihopatanga o Waiapu, Greetings to you all in this season of Eastertide. I am writing to you today to outline how we are preparing for a possible announcement by the Prime Minister on Monday 11 May that would… Read More From Bishop Andrew

Easter Day Services

We have put together a number of links for you – options for your Easter Day Celebrations. Easter Day service from Rev’d Alister Hendery 10am Zoom Service at Waiapu Cathedral Easter Day 10.00 am, 12 April 2020Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 897 661 826 Sunday 10amEaster Sunday Service from WhanganuiOn Facebook, Movement Online and Freeview… Read More Easter Day Services

Palm Sunday

Welcome to Palm Sunday! We have a number of resources to support you today on our website. Palm Sunday Reflection taken from Alister’s ‘A Journey Through Holy Week’s. Palm Sunday Service for you to follow at home. Alister’s Palm Sunday homily How to make your own Palm Cross There are also some links to online… Read More Palm Sunday

Sunday 4th October

Here is the link to Sunday’s sermon entitled ‘Relationships not Rules’ 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time (A) Exodus 20: 1-4, 7-17; Philippians 3:4b-14; Matthew 21:33-46Relationship, not rules The first reading was probably rather familiar. We know it as ‘the ten commandments’ – though the Bible calls them ‘the Decalogue’, the ‘ten words.’ What are these… Read More Sunday 4th October

St Matthew’s SChool 25 years to be marked.

The Diocesan Synod to be held in Hawkes Bay from Saturday 31st October to Sunday 1st November 2020.  The Synod begins at 9.00am on Saturday 31st at St Matthew’s Church with a Service and Celebration of St Matthew’s Primary School 25th Year Anniversary. The Synod then continues with business at the Havelock North. I hope you will be able to attend this… Read More St Matthew’s SChool 25 years to be marked.