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Events and Calendar

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Read on for events throughout the Diocese, including community events which may be of interest.....

Let us know anything that your Parish, community service or other organisation is doing and we will place it here. Make sure you visit this page regularly and keep all that is going on in your prayers. Some events have been removed as they will not be possible in person under the COVID Protection Framework (Traffic Lights).

Link to Diocesan Office Calendar

Regular meetings and events at/organised by the Diocesan office in a monthly calendar format

Link to Christian Calendar 

Dates for feast days and other Christian observations 



A reminder that when we are hosted on the premises of other congregations we accept their approved Covid plan and remember Covid plans may alter as alert levels and traffic light information changes.

PRAYER BREAKFAST: Holy Trinity, Saturday 2 July 8 - 9am

ARCHDEACONRY GATHERING: Holy Trinity Tuesday 5 July 12 - 2pm. Devotions, Richard Johnson who will then screen a video of former Archbishop Sir David Moxon introducing the signing of Te Tirriti Waitangi using information and understandings of those present at the signing. That is the written understandings of Missionaries, Maori, and Governor Hobson's official party. This is the best and most authentic presentation of Te Tiriti signing I have ever heard and seen and worthy of further discussion.--- Tony Gerritsen will also be present to speak briefly about the future task and to answer or ask questions.

CONTEMPORARY SERVICE: 7pm @ All Saints Invercargill on the first and third Sundays of each month except January.

SOUTH CENTRE NEWSLETTER for June 2022 attached below. 




For Southland News to pass on, contact Keith Gover: keithgover@xtra.co.nz or 027 222 4055. For all other news, contact the Diocesan Office



The Poet, the Musician, the Contemplative and the Mystic: A Celtic passage through Winter 

Saturday 23rd July 2022 10am – 3.00pm

Come to the beautiful coastal village of Moeraki, North Otago and join the Rev. Dr. Hilary Oxford Smith and harpist and singer, Julie Saraswati for a quiet and contemplative day retreat.In the hushed beauty of this season, may the poetry of David Whyte, the music of the harp, and the Celtic wisdom of John O’Donohue and John Philip Newell gift you peace, nurture and refreshment.

At the Supper Room, Coronation Hall, 41 Tenby Street, Moeraki, North Otago.

$70.00 per person which includes morning tea and home-baking, a warming soup, sandwich and fresh fruit lunch, and all resources.

To register please email hilary@spiritofbradan.com.

Please see the website here for more details 


Cursillo 2022 Dates

August 20 - Ultreya by Zoom

October 7-10 - 3 day weekend in Gore

November 5 - Ultreya after 3 day weekend 


St John's Theological College FlexiLearn

The courses for 2022 from St John’s Theological College have been released.

They are:

  • New Testament
  • Te Reo Māori
  • Being Anglican
  • Preaching

The New Testament course begins in early February and the Te Reo Māori course in early March.

See this article for more information. 



Daily Morning Prayers: Tuesday to Saturday at 9 am via Zoom with Bishop Steve. Meeting ID: 959 771 603 66
No computer or smart phone? Telephone 03 659 0603(it may be a toll call depending on your plan), then key in the meeting ID: 959 771 603 66

Daily Evening Prayer: Tuesday to Friday at 5 pm with Bishop Steve. Meeting ID: 934 8425 0283.
No computer or smart phone? Telephone 03 659 0603(it may be a toll call depending on your plan), then key in the meeting ID: 934 8425 0283

our website page for details on connecting electronically and in-person to worship.