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Young Church Ministry Consultant – Wellington

Chris Duthie-Jung wrote to Fr Merv as follows: Kia ora koutou! We have a full-time vacancy in our Young Church Ministry Team here in Wellington and I’m wondering if you know anyone who might be a good fit? We’re after someone who can relate well to young and old, who is open to learn and […]

Lay Tertiary Chaplain

We are seeking to employ a committed Catholic to work as a member of the Auckland Tertiary Chaplaincy Team which provides services to students at Auckland University and other Tertiary Institutes. The position is a permanent full time position for 10.5 months per year. The focus of the chaplaincy team is to develop a vibrant […]

Parish Education in Faith Faciliator

The Pastoral Services Group is seeking an additional full time member for its Faith Formation team to renew and promote programs for Education in Faith (EIF) and Catholic formation of older children at parish level. The person we seek will likely have training as a teacher, and be familiar with Catholic teaching. The person will […]

Papers Taught in Semester Two, 2019

The courses and lecturers for Semester Two 2019  are now in place. Click here to access the courses taught in Semester Two 2019.    

Congratulations Graduates of 2019

Good Shepherd College congratulates those who graduated with the Bachelor of Theology and Graduate Diploma in Theology on 7 June 2019.

Courses Taught in Semester One 2020

The lecturers and courses for 2020 have now been organised! Click here to see the courses offered in Semester One 2020

Papers Taught in Semester Two, 2020

The papers for 2020 , Semester two are found by following this link. Papers for Semester 2 in 2020


Professor Thomas O’Loughlin, born in Dublin, has held the Chair of Historical Theology at the University of Nottingham for ten years. He is a priest of the Archdiocese of Arundel and Brighton on England’s south coast. Lecture at St. Columba Centre, 40 Vermont Street, Ponsonby. Tuesday 2nd July 2019 at 7.00pm Professor O’Loughlin uses his […]

Enrolments for Semester Two are open.

Enrolments for Semester Two of 2019 are open. The papers being offered can be found here on the website. Enrolments for Semester Two close on May 24th, 2019

Ordination to the Priesthood of Three Deacons

Our three new transitional deacons  were ordained on Saturday 29 September  2018 at Sacred Heart Church in Ponsonby. They now are preparing for Ordination to the priesthood Deacons pictured below with Bishop Steve Low are, from left to right: Deacon Vui Hoang – Diocese of Palmerston North.  To be ordained priest 29th June at Cathedral […]