Posts by EDSNZ

Vocations Day – FSSP Auckland

VOCATIONS DAY 12 OCTOBER 2019 – THE FRATERNITY OF ST PETER, AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND Fr Antony Sumich FSSP, along with Fr Duncan Wong FSSP, will be hosting a vocations discernment day on Saturday 12th October 2019. At St Anne’s Chapel hall,  3 Cole Place, Te Atatu Sth, Auckland. Holy Mass will be celebrated by Fr Wong at 8.00 am and the vocations day will follow.  The day should conclude some time after 3.00 pm. Any single men aged between 17 – 35 who are considering a vocation with the Extraordinary Form of the Mass at the spiritual centre, or who...
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Categories: FSSP, Latin Mass, and Vocations Day FSSP.

Fraternity of St Peter: new Regional Superior for the Fraternity in Australia and New Zealand

Latest News from the Fraternity of St Peter  https://www.fssp.net/index.html: On 1 July 2019, Fr Michael McCaffrey was appointed as the new Regional Superior for the Fraternity in Australia and New Zealand. We would like to thank Fr Christopher Blust for his untiring efforts as Regional Superior over the past six years. On 25 May 2019, Roger Gilbride was ordained to the diaconate in Germany with six other European seminarians. We congratulate Deacon Gilbride on this penultimate step to the priesthood and we look forward to his priestly ordination next year, God willing. On 30 March 2019, Thomas Sofatzis was ordained...
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Categories: Fraternity of St Peter and FSSP.

White Beeswax Candles and a Wide Range of Church Candles are available

We have a supplier of white beeswax candles and a wide range of church candles available from Just Crafting New Zealand: Need a candle urgently? Place an order and leave us a message in the chat box and Peter will get back to you as soon as possible. Welcome to Just Crafting Studio! We are a well-equipped candle crafting studio located in West Auckland. We have a gift shop selling our beautifully 100% New Zealand made carved candle prepared by our very own candle artists. We have a wide range of personalised candles for all occasions, Baptism, Weddings, First Holy...
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Categories: General.

Ordination of New Zealand Seminarian

We are delighted to advise that one of our New Zealand seminarians, Roger Gilbride, was ordained a Deacon in Bavaria, Germany on 25 May 2019.  Roger will be ordained to the priesthood in June next year.  Please keep him in your prayers.  Our congratulations and best wishes go to Roger, his family and the Fraternity of St Peter.       Photos of the ordination ceremony can be seen here at the Fraternity of St Peter website:   http://fsspwigratzbad.blogspot.com/2019/05/2019-ordinations-diaconales.html https://photos.app.goo.gl/qKvRmwBfR7PNQL8A6  
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Categories: General.

Traditional Latin Mass Retreat – 27 to 29 September 2019

  TRADITIONAL LATIN MASS RETREAT: 5.00 pm Friday 27 September 2019 to 1.00 pm Sunday 29 September 2019   Bishop Basil Meeking, Emeritus Bishop of Christchurch, will take the Society’s annual Traditional Latin Mass Retreat from 5.30 pm Friday 27 September 2019 to 1.00 pm Sunday 29 September 2019.   Venue:  Home of Compassion, Island Bay, Wellington Live-in accommodation is very limited at this stage but people may arrange their own accommodation and attend on a daily basis with meals provided. The Traditional Latin Mass will be offered each day with talks to be given by Bishop Meeking, Holy Hour,...
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Categories: Latin Mass and Retreat.

Communiqué of the International UNA VOCE Federation on Order of Malta ban of the Traditional Latin Mass

Communiqué of the International UNA VOCE Federation on Order of Malta ban of the Traditional Latin Mass Rome, June 13, 2019 The FIUV notes with regret the letter, dated 10th June, from Fra’ Giacomo Dalla Torre, Grand Master of the Sovereign Military and Hospitaler Order of St John of Jerusalem, of Rhodes, and of Malta (the ‘Order of Malta’), forbidding the celebration of the Traditional Latin Mass (the Extraordinary Form) in the context of the Order’s liturgical life. Since this letter has become public, we would like to observe that it does not accurately present the provisions of Pope Benedict...
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Categories: Una Voce.