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Statement from Methodist Church

Thursday, 21 March 2019, 10:09 am | Methodist Church

After the deaths of fifty people who were in the Al Noor Mosque and Linwood Islamic Centre at prayer on Friday, the Methodist church joins in the grief of those who bear these losses directly, and in the public grief at this violence. More >>

Work to begin on Durham Street Methodist Church complex

Saturday, 24 February 2018, 12:25 pm | Methodist Church

Press statement for immediate release Seven years after the 2011 earthquake a blessing ceremony will be held on the site of the Durham Street Methodist Church (309 Durham Street). The ceremony will mark the commencement of the construction of a new multi-purpose ... More >>

Turn the tables for Prison expansion

Monday, 31 October 2016, 1:24 pm | Methodist Church

Investment in 1800 new prison beds at a cost of $2.5 billion goes against the grain of Bill English’s Social Investment policies and the mantra of no new money for social spending. More >>

Methodist Church Tribute to Helen Kelly

Saturday, 15 October 2016, 1:09 am | Methodist Church

Helen’s sustained advocacy for the interests of working people, those in vulnerable and exploited situations, and her attentiveness to matters of justice at local and global scales is testimony to her courage, endurance and inspiring human spirit. More >>

Methodist President Responds to Refugees

Tuesday, 8 September 2015, 12:22 pm | Methodist Church

President Tovia Aumua and Vice- President Arapera Ngaha of the Methodist Church, welcome the increase of refugees from Syria announced by the Prime Minister yesterday. More >>

Human Rights Experts identify human rights risks

Wednesday, 24 June 2015, 9:54 pm | Methodist Church

Geneva After ten United Nations Rapporteurs said that the TPPA, the Trans-Pacific Partnership, and the TTIP, the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership could potentially harm human rights , prominent human rights voices in TPPA countries sounded ... More >>

Three New Ministers Ordained

Thursday, 22 November 2012, 6:11 pm | Methodist Church

The recent annual conference of the Wesleyan Methodist Church of New Zealand, held in Auckland, was notable for the ordination of 3 outstanding young ministers, the launch of the Wesleyan Ministry Institute and the celebration of the inauguration ... More >>

Media Release on Govt. Accord: Methodist Church

Wednesday, 14 December 2011, 2:58 pm | Methodist Church

The Methodist Church welcomes the Ministerial Committee on Poverty, announced in the Relationship Accord between The Māori Party and the National Party. More >>

Methodist Church Official Statement on Chch Earthquake

Thursday, 24 February 2011, 3:44 pm | Methodist Church

The President, Vice-President, and General Secretary of the Methodist Church of New Zealand (Te hahi O Weteriana o Aotearoa), together with the leaders of Methodist social service agencies around New Zealand, express their deep concern for all the ... More >>

Methodist Church Gives a Stuff About Human Rights

Wednesday, 1 October 2008, 5:09 pm | Methodist Church

In response to Wanganui MP Chester Burrows’ comments on TV3 last night (29/9) that "he doesn't give a stuff about human rights for gangs", Methodist Church President, Rev Brian Turner and Wesley Community Action Director, David Hanna, said ... More >>