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Anglican Church paves way for same sex relationships

Wednesday, 9 May 2018, 6:28 pm | Anglican Church in Aotearoa

Media release - Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia Motion 29 The Anglican Church has paved the way for the blessing of same sex relationships. Church leaders are in New Plymouth this week for their biennial General Synod where ... More >>

Anglicans ask for abuse inquiry scope to be broadened

Monday, 26 March 2018, 4:19 pm | Anglican Church in Aotearoa

The Anglican Church is making a concerted drive to get the Royal Commission into abuse expanded to include the church and its agencies. More >>

New Pihopa o Aotearoa named

Wednesday, 7 March 2018, 7:43 pm | Anglican Church in Aotearoa

The Archbishops have announced who is to become the next Pihopa o Aotearoa. He's one of the youngest bishops ever chosen to co-lead a provincial church. The Archbishops have announced the election of the Rt Rev Don Tamihere as the next Pihopa o Aotearoa, ... More >>

Statement from Anglican Bishop Victoria Matthews

Sunday, 4 March 2018, 2:30 pm | Anglican Church in Aotearoa

“On behalf of the Diocese of Christchurch I would like to announce that our Diocesan Synod supports the adoption of the recommendations in the Motion 29 Working Group Final Report. These recommendations concern permission for the blessing of same sex ... More >>

Church communities lament shortage of social housing

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 1:32 pm | Anglican Church in Aotearoa

Church communities stage multiple protests on vacant Housing New Zealand land to lament shortage of social housing More >>

Anglican Diocese welcomes its first female Bishop

Thursday, 1 June 2017, 2:11 pm | Anglican Church in Aotearoa

The Rev Canon Dr Eleanor Sanderson has been elected to serve as Assistant Bishop in the Diocese of Wellington – a move which will make her the first female Bishop in the Diocese since its establishment. More >>

Lean quota rise shames New Zealand

Tuesday, 14 June 2016, 3:47 pm | Anglican Church in Aotearoa

Archbishop Philip Richardson says this week's quota rise of 250 leaves New Zealand way short on the global refugee ledger. More >>

Church calls on government to raise the age of youth justice

Tuesday, 7 June 2016, 1:56 pm | Anglican Church in Aotearoa

Ahead of a decision by Cabinet next month, The Anglican Diocese of Wellington, led by Bishop Justin Duckworth, is supporting the JustSpeak youth justice network’s call to raise the age of youth justice to include 17 year olds at the very least. More >>

Holy Trinity Cathedral: Christmas Expectations And Reality

Thursday, 24 December 2015, 9:00 am | Anglican Church in Aotearoa

The Dean of Auckland’s Holy Trinity Cathedral says the expectations of a festive Christmas are not the reality for everyone and the Christmas story demands a response. More >>

Anglican Church Diocese of Wellington Refugee Statement

Monday, 7 September 2015, 12:36 pm | Anglican Church in Aotearoa

Church puts in place a ‘One family, one parish’ policy and urges the government to be generous in its rethink of the country’s refugee quota More >>

Media Statement from Rt Rev’d Victoria Matthews

Friday, 4 September 2015, 9:26 am | Anglican Church in Aotearoa

The Bishop of Christchurch, the Rt Rev’d Victoria Matthews made the following statement to the Diocesan Synod in the Transitional Cathedral at the conclusion of the Synod Eucharist. More >>

Anglican Church in Aotearoa NZ on Lecretia Seales

Saturday, 6 June 2015, 11:07 am | Anglican Church in Aotearoa

There is a sense of sadness but also a legacy to refocus public discussion in the death of Lecretia Seales More >>

Vicar General appointed

Monday, 16 February 2015, 10:33 am | Anglican Church in Aotearoa

The following is a statement from the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia . More >>

The Bicentenary of Beginnings for the Nation

Thursday, 18 December 2014, 4:42 pm | Anglican Church in Aotearoa

The history of 200 years ago, including Christmas Day 1814, is being remembered as the first steps towards nationhood for Aotearoa New Zealand with two significant events at Rangihoua in the Bay of Islands. More >>

Archbishop of Canterbury visits New Zealand

Tuesday, 12 August 2014, 3:27 pm | Anglican Church in Aotearoa

The Most Reverend and Right Honourable Justin Welby is the most senior bishop of the worldwide Anglican Communion, a first among equals amongst Anglican bishops. More >>

A bishop serving with St John

Monday, 23 June 2014, 12:32 pm | Anglican Church in Aotearoa

The new Anglican Bishop for the Diocese of Waiapu has been announced, the Venerable Andrew Hedge of Waikato. Andrew is currently the Vicar of Cambridge; he is also an operational ambulance officer. More >>

Sentencing to death of Sudanese woman condemned by Church

Saturday, 17 May 2014, 1:10 pm | Anglican Church in Aotearoa

Following the sentencing to death of a pregnant Sudanese woman for refusing to abandon her Christian faith, the Anglican Archbishops of Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia are calling on all people of good-will to raise their voices. More >>

Church to explore blessing of same gender relationships

Wednesday, 14 May 2014, 5:01 pm | Anglican Church in Aotearoa

The General Synod/te Hinota Whanui of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia has decided to explore ways that the blessing of same gender relationships could be part of Church life. More >>

Cultures And Voices of Anglican Church Gather

Sunday, 11 May 2014, 10:00 am | Anglican Church in Aotearoa

Media Release – May 10 Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia Cultures And Voices of Anglican Church Gather More >>

Report on Same Gender Blessings and Ordinations

Friday, 4 April 2014, 2:16 pm | Anglican Church in Aotearoa

The Anglican Church has released the report by its Commission on Same Gender Blessings and Ordinations. The name of the Commission is Ma Whea?:Mei Fe Ki Fe?: Where To? The name reflects the role of the Commission during the past two years and its work ... More >>

 

 

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