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Red Dust Healing: Dealing with Drought, Bushfires and COVID

Supported by Caritas Australia, Red Dust Healing runs holistic training workshops designed for Indigenous men, women and families.

Enduring principles in a time of challenge and change

Social Justice Week is a time

Season of Creation 2020

The Season of Creation begins on 1 September with the Day of Prayer for Creation and concludes on 4 October, the Feast of St Francis of Assisi.

Caritas helping amidst apocalyptic scenes in Lebanon

Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand announced today that it will provide urgently needed funding for Lebanon amidst apocalyptic scenes from a massive explosion in the port of Beirut yesterday.

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

We reflect on the issue of human trafficking as we mark the World Day Against Trafficking in Persons.

Caritas announces winners of 2020 SINGout4JUSTICE song writing competition

Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand, the Bishops’ agency for justice, peace and development, is pleased to announce the winners of the 2020 SINGout4JUSTICE song writing competition.

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Tutu ana te puehu - Stirring up the dust