The Bishop’s Pastoral Office provides a number of opportunities to help people to be formed in faith, to come to know Jesus Christ and expressing this in the life of the Church. This year there are two booklets provided; Formation Opportunities for Parishes which provides general formation workshops and Training Opportunities for Parishes which provides more foucused ministry formation.
20 October 2021 – Synod Social Media Resources added under Resources for Building Parishes
3 September 2021 – Contact Tracing & Privacy was added to Procedures in the Privacy section
20 March 2021 – Resources for Social Media Page was added under Resources for Building Parishes.
28 November 2020 – “Privacy” was added to Administration and Pastoral Care.
25 August 2020 – “A step by step guide to Reconciliation” was added under First Holy Communion and Reconciliation.
19 August 2020 – “The Elements of the Catholic Mass” was added under First Holy Communion and Reconciliation and Resources of Adults – Growing in Christ.
11 August 2020 – “The First Holy Communion Christchurch Diocesan Programme” was added under First Holy Communion and Reconciliation.