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Welcome to Waiapu Cathedral


Whakapaingia te Atua e whakamine nei i a tātou.
Whakamoemititia te Atua kua kotahi nei tātou.

Blessed be God who calls us together.

Praise to God who makes us one people.

What's on?

We welcome visitors into Cathedral during the week from 9am – 4pm and Saturday mornings, as well as during Sunday services.  
You are very welcome to come into our calm space if you need a time of quiet or to light a candle for people you miss.  

Shared service Sunday 19 May at 5pm in Waiapu Cathedral

We are excited to welcome local churches into the Cathedral for a shared service on Sunday 19 May during Pentecost.
We are also part of the local prayer initiative – watch the video here.  
You can register to be part of the 24/7 prayer during this time online here

All Welcome to OUR ServiceS

PENTECOST, 9 – 19 May
Sunday 19 May

8.00 – 9.00am          Said eucharist, Aotearoa Chapel 
10.00 – 11.00am       Choral eucharist- for Pentecost Sunday wear something red, orange or yellow.
5.00 – 6.15pm          Combined Napier churches service 

Tuesday – Friday
9.00am                     Morning prayer, Resurrection Chapel

10.30am                   Eucharist, Resurrection Chapel, followed by morning tea    

12 noon                    Weekly midday prayer 

7.00pm                     Choir rehearsal

Sunday 26 May
8.00 – 9.00am          Said eucharist, Aotearoa Chapel, 
10.00 – 11.00am       Choral eucharist

Music reproduced with permission under CCLI 504995.,

Waiapu Cathedral of St John the Evangelist


The people of Waiapu Cathedral are a living community sharing the Christian journey together. 

You are welcome here whether you come as a tourist, an occasional worshipper, a person seeking a spiritual journey, or a person seeking a spiritual home. You are welcome to join the journey with us for a few moments or for a lifetime. 

We welcome all who come, and know that all people are precious to God, our loving Creator. We value and celebrate the presence and ministry of children and young people. We offer hospitality for worship, community gatherings, forums, celebrations and commemorations. We are a resurrection people. We strive to live out our faith in Christ in our individual lives and as people gathered together in community. 

We aspire to be a people of faith, hope and new beginnings.