Christ the King

Parish Team

Parish Priest

Fr. Rick Loughnan


Phone (03) 358 2611

I'm Fr. Rick Loughnan and I've been ordained for 21 years this year (2015). I am a farmer's son from North Canterbury, I've really enjoyed my years of priesthood to date and am loving being the Parish Priest here at Christ the King Parish since I arrived here at the beginning of 2015.

God Bless, 
Fr. Rick Loughnan

Parish Secretary​

Melonie de Roo


Melonie de Roo is the Parish Secretary of Christ the King

Youth & Sacramental Programme Coordinator


Olivia Frahm



I was on the 2015 Christchurch Catholic Youth Mission Team serving as team leader of our team of 6. Prior to my appointment here at CTK I was the Pastoral Assistant at St Teresa's Parish, Riccarton.

I am very excited to be in this role and am looking forward to serving and encouraging the youth and wider faith community of Christ the King!  God bless

Christ the King
​Parish Pastoral Council

Fr. Benito Velasco

Olivia Frahm

Lorraine O'Rouke

If you would like to contact the Parish Pastoral Council regarding any matters, please contact:
Fr Rick
(03) 3582611
or approach one of the Council Members at Mass.

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