The Marist Messenger is a spiritual monthly magazine published by the Society of Mary, New Zealand. It was first published in 1929.
The Marist Messenger is by Fr Kevin Head SM. You’re invited to apply for a free sample of the latest issue by emailing Joanne Oliver, the Messenger’s office secretary, with your name and address.
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Most recent Marist Messenger Articles
Adapted from Inform, Christchurch Diocese Newsletter, Issue 121 -- Lent 2020 While on holiday to his home in Vietnam’s Quang Binh Province, Fr Huynh found himself thinking about how to improve the water quality for his countrymen and women. He took with him some money, raised by children at Waimate’s St Patrick’s School, to help […]
Some Common-Sense Answers After her spouse died, a woman wrote in her journal: “I feel like I'm a hampster on a wheel going round and round but going nowhere. Even though Steve died ten months ago, I still feel like it happened only yesterday. I just can't stop thinking about him. What is this strange […]
Some friends of mine have recently moved to a new neighbourhood. Up until then, they, and I, had been part of a group that met monthly at the home of a very hospitable couple, for cheese scones and chat. A great way to get to know neighbours and make new friends. Knowing who needed extra […]
A Brief History of the Catholic Enquiry Centre Part 2 of 2 Advertising CEC launched its first advertisements in late February 1961. On the day after the first ad appeared there were 42 replies, nearly all from Wellington, the next day 89, followed by 95, from Auckland and Christchurch as well. By the next Wednesday 52 […]
Born: 12 November 1946 in Taveuni, Fiji Professed: 1 January 1973 Died: 24 July 2021 in Suva, Fiji Br Mika Cilicewa died recently in Suva, Fiji, at the height of the Covid-19 crisis there. He had spent more than 50 years living in Marist religious life. He hailed from the north of Taveuni in Fiji […]