Events & Opportunities

New Christmas Song Available

Download Free the lyrics & music for ‘Christmas is Here’, arranged by Darfield music teacher Adele Langlands with lyrics by journalist and The Village member Megan Blakie. (The Village is a Presbyterian Christian Community within the Alpine Presbytery of the Presbyterian Church of Aotearoa New Zealand.)

Ukelele/guitar Youtube clip

Free ukelele /guitar chord sheet
Free ukelele/guitar chord sheet

Piana Version Youtube clip

Free piano score sheet
Piano Score Sheet


Greetings from the Department of Theology and Religion at the University of Otago!

Our Department offers a full range of papers in Theology, both on-campus and through our distance learning programme. Perhaps you, or someone you know, might be interested in studying Theology with us.
Along with our distance learning brochure and a Poster with our 2019 papers, we have also attached a brochure on our Postgraduate programmes. These are in the areas of Ministry and Chaplaincy, and from 2019, include our new Postgraduate programme in Faith-Based Leadership and Management. These programmes are all designed as professional qualifications for those who are involved in a range of ministries and in leadership.
Further information on our courses is also available at:
Enrolments for Semester 1, 2019 are now open. To enrol go to
If you have any questions or would like further information, please write to me at or phone on 03 4798 798. It would be great to hear from you.
Very best wishes and many thanks
Paul Trebilco
Department of Theology and Religion, University of Otago

Theology Distance Brochure 2019

University of Otago Theology Program

Disability, Spirituality and Faith Network 2020 Conference

There is a 2020 conference being planned by the Disability, Spirituality and Faith Network. We need an interested person involved in the planning group to represent the Presbyterian Church. For further information regarding the DSFN (Disability, Spirituality and Faith Network), please refer to their website.

Disability, Spirituality and Faith Network