NEW ZEALAND

A National Congress on Divine Mercy-(NZACOM) will be held in Christchurch over the weekend of August 26-28 this year. (See leaflet for details and registrations)

New Zealand Apostolic Congress

On Mercy

Divine Mercy ; God’s Gift For Our Time.

Program

Friday August 26

· 7.30pm opening Mass, Rev Barry Jones, Bishop of Christchurch concelebrating with Rev. Alapati L.Mata’eliga Archbishop of Samoa

· Opening address following the Mass – Archbishop Alapati L.Mata’eliga

· Supper and registrations packs with video segment on the Life of St Faustina

· All night Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament.

Saturday August 27

Full day of congress.

· 8.30am prayer of the Church, praise and song.

· 9am Mass Principal Celebrant Fr Rory Morrissey

· 10.20 am Conference ; ‘Divine Mercy plans for the world’ Fr Patrice Chocholski (WACOM Secretary General)

· 11.00 am Conference ; “Witness to a Miracle” Deacon Bob Digan (USA)

· 11.40am Songs of Praise

· 12 Midday Lunch

Saturday afternoon programme with workshops & Adoration at 3pm.

· 1pm Conference ; Mr John Canavan (Divine Mercy Australia)

· 1.40pm Conference ; John Fowler and Ted Jordan- The Power of the Divine Mercy Chaplet ; Apostles of Mercy for the Dying (Aust.& NZ)

· 2.30pm Afternoon tea break

· 3.00pm Divine Mercy Holy Hour ; Adoration & Chaplet of Mercy & reflections. Confessions.

· 3.00pm Adoration for children ; Fr Antoine Thomas, Community of St John

· 4.00pm ’Mercy - Heart of Christ, Heart of the BeatitudesSr Clare of Assisi, Beatitudes Community

· 4.30pm Closing hymns and blessing.

· 6.00pm Congress dinner in St Bede’s College Cafeteria

· 7.30 – 9.30pm Evening cultural event in the Hall concluding with Benediction

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament continues throughout the night.

Sunday August 28

Full day of congress.

· 8.30am prayer of the Church, praise and song

· 9am Mass Principal Celebrant Rev. Alapati L.Mata’eliga Archbishop of Samoa

· 10.20 am Conference ; “What in the World is going on ?”, Deacon Bob Digan (USA)

· 11.00 am Conference ; ‘Trust in Divine Mercy.’ Fr Rory Morrissey (NZ)

· 11.40am Songs of Praise

· 12 Midday Lunch

Sunday afternoon programme with workshops & Adoration at 3pm.

· 1pm Conference ; ‘Divine Mercy plans for the world’ Fr Patrice Chocloski

· 1.45pm Conference ; "The Diocese as the incarnation of Divine Mercy". Archbishop Alapati L.Mata’eliga

 

REGISTRATION AND INFORMATION TO  : http://www.divinemercy.co.nz/NZACOM/