[Anglican Taonga by Silke Hendel] Thirteen years in the making, a new edition of Te Paipera Tapu (the Holy Bible in M?ori) has been launched at Te Rau College in Gisborne.
From the Office of the Archbishop of York
The Archbishop of York Welcomes Appointment of New Archbishop of New Zealand
[ENI by David Crampton] Child poverty in New Zealand is drawing attention from several denominations after a recent report outlined legislative plans to help children through tax and welfare changes.
Prime Minister John Key has confirmed the deconstruction of Christ Church Cathedral is on hold while the Anglican Church considers an independent report saying it can be saved.
Again, General Synod dealt with sexuality issues today.
And the struggles faced by faithful, loving Christian families who must grapple with these things were laid bare to synod, in all their poignancy and rawness.
The three archbishops turned heads when they entered synod this morning. Instead of cassocks they sported vivid t-shirts splashed with slogans: ‘Make the first move,’ ‘Every moment is the right moment’ and ‘Because it matters. ’
The Anglican Church could sell buildings to help pay soaring insurance bills that have nearly tripled in the past two years, a church leader has proposed.
Workshops to consider combining four parishes into one
Merging or sharing of services could be on the cards for Timaru's Anglican parishes, as the Church looks to respond to declining numbers and financial pressures.
It’s a mystery how a man who likes to mix with convicted criminals, who commends a life of slavery, who walks barefoot into cathedrals in the middle of winter could be so... well, so downright popular.
Wellington will consecrate and install the Rev Justin Duckworth as its 11th Bishop in the Cathedral of St Paul this Saturday at 1.30pm.
Youth will take centre stage when leaders of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia meet in Fiji next month.
The church has taken a step which it hopes will lead it out of the impasse over questions about the ordination and blessing of folk who are in same gender relationships.