A significant step forward in the formal process of Marist Founder, Fr Colin’s beatification took place this … [Read More...] about Significant step towards beatification of Marist founder
Marists in New Zealand
Marist fathers and brothers are members of the Society of Mary, a "religious congregation" in the Catholic Church who seek to model their lives on the person of Mary, the mother of Jesus and seek to, as it were 'be' Mary and do her work.
Marist priests and brothers live in community which provides a supportive environment for their lives and ministries.
In New Zealand, Marists focus their ministry on youth and education, have a preference for missionary parishes, and ministry outreach into wider society; beyond traditional Church structures.
In all their ministries members of the Society of Mary remember the original call to mission among the Tangata Whenua.
The question of restructuring was easily the largest item on the agenda of the 2016 New Zealand Provincial … [Read More...] about The reconfiguration ‘no’ vote
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Marists from around New Zealand gathered on Saturday to mark the bicentenary of signing the pledge at Fourviere. The … [Read More...] about Marists around New Zealand mark Fourviere bicentenary
On Monday 22 July 1816, Feast of Saint Mary Magdalene, in the chapel of the major seminary of the archdiocese of Lyons, … [Read More...] about Fourviere bicentenary keynote by Dr Justin Taylor SM
Marist Motivations"Let them always bear in mind that they belong by a gracious choice to the family of Mary." - JC Colin
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