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.
Subscription and contact details are available from the Marist Messenger.
Most recent Marist Messenger Articles
Lectio Divina Chartreuse – Guigo the Carthusian By Fr Craig Larkin SM, 1943 - 2015 THE WEST: Guigo the Carthusian Guigo II was the 9th prior of the Grande Chartreuse, France. Little is known of him other than that he became prior of the monastery in 1174 and that after a few years in office […]
Emmet McHardy knew and understood the Bible’s teachings and put his prayer into action.
In the chapel of the Retreat House at Manresa in Dublin there is a beautiful sculpture of the Madonna and Child. Mary is clasping the infant to her shoulder in a gentle embrace. As my Director pointed out, it is very unusual for the Child to be facing His mother, rather than looking out at […]
Born 1 March 1950 in Tinputz, Bougainville Professed 2 February 1976 Ordained Priest 20 December 1980 Ordained Bishop 8 March 2008 Died 7 August 2018, at Holy Cross Residence, Honiara Bishop John Doaninoel was described as an important and a powerful Marist figure in the Church in Oceania. Yet he was very quiet, gentle and […]
These three windows in St Benedict’s Church, Newton, Auckland, tell the nativity sequence beautifully. The birth of Jesus in the stable, the angels pointing the way so the shepherds could adore Him, and the Magi coming with their gifts - the Epiphany. In the church the stable scene is in the middle, so the shepherds […]