Appointment of the auxiliary Bishop of Auckland
Resignation of the Bishop of Palmerston North
Massacre in the mosques, the local Church: "Horrible act. In society there is peaceful coexistence"
Resignation of the Bishop of Dunedin and appointment of successor
Appointment of the Bishop of Christchurch
Confirmation of the National Director of the PMS, Fr. Bernardo Espiritu SVD
Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - The Holy Father Francis has accepted the resignation from the pastoral care of the diocese of Palmerston North, New Zealand, presented by Bishop Charles Edward Drennan. (SL) (Agenzia Fides, 4/10/2019)