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Enrolments for 2020 are now open.  [Enrolments close on November 22, 2019] Current students:  Enrol on Moodle (First Page)  List of courses available for  Semester One 2020  and Semester Two can be seen on webpage under ‘Papers for BTh and Grad Dip Th’. The weekly timetables of classes can found under ‘Student Services’   New […]

New Publication by John Owens

RORTY, RELIGION AND METAPHYSICS New publication – September 2019 by John Owens In Rorty, Religion, and Metaphysics, John Owens offers a superb engagement with Richard Rorty’s thought that patiently considers the challenges that Rorty offers to religion, ethics, and metaphysics. Far from drawing any easy conclusions, Owens invites readers to interrogate their own assumptions. This […]

Update on Use of Studiosity – new feature called – “CITATION”

Studiosity is now available 24 hours seven days a week. [24/7] Studiosity  has a new feature which will  show up next time you use it – called “CITATION” When you submit your assignment for review, Studiosity compares it with a large number of other documents on the web. It will then alert you (in your […]


Three graduates have been ordained to the Priesthood in the months July and August 2019.   Fr. Vui Houng was ordained in Palmerston North Cathedral on 29th June. He has taken up ministry in Taranaki     Fr. Matthew Gibson will be ordained in Hamilton Cathedral on 31st August.He will tsake up an appointment at […]

Merger of Good Shepherd with The Catholic Institute (TCI)

The Good Shepherd College (GSC)  is in the process of merging with Catholic Institute of Aotearoa New Zealand (TCI). The name of the new institute is yet to be decided by the New Zealand Catholic Bishops’ Conference (NZCBC). Present students will be able to complete the programme of studies that they have embarked on. A […]

Launch of Dr Sarah Hart’s book

On July 30  the launch of Dr Sarah Hart’s new book took place at Good Shepherd College. A good number of colleagues and friends came for the occasion. The book is titled: From Temple to Tent, From Real to Virtual World (Exodus 24:15 – Numbers 10:28). The book was published this year, 2019, by ATF […]

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

Courses Taught in Semester Two, 2020

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

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