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The case for affordable housing

New research released today by The Housing Foundation presents a clear and compelling case for investment in affordable housing.

Let’s speak up about this crisis…

The leaders of the two largest Christian denominations in this country have spoken out in support of new research which proves the social and economic benefits of home ownership.

“A fantastic, important initiative”

Quality housing is a basic human right, say Archbishop Philip Richardson and Bishop Muru Walters – and they commend the St David’s Naenae community for their sit-in.

Cathedral negotiations:the backstory

Christchurch's Church Property Trust General Manager, Gavin Holley explains the history of negotiations over the future of ChristChurch Cathedral.

Bringing dry bones to life

Dr Rosemary Dewerse unravels a thread running through Passion Sunday: lifeless bodies can be made into new flesh through the power of Christ.

Seeing with God's eyes

James Harding relays Jesus' healing encounter with the blind man: the man whose eyes Jesus opened, not only to see the world, but to see God's truth alive within it.

Come and see this man!

Sarah Harris contrasts Nicodemus' cautious approach to Jesus, with the Samaritan woman's bold, 'broad daylight' faith at the well. 

Faith that knows no bounds

Bishop Kelvin Wright hears the rush of the Holy Spirit as each of this week's readings joins Jesus and Nicodemus to speak on the power of faith.

Turning back to God

Graham O'Brien delves into Jesus' call to return to God, as we look to the beginning of Lent next week.

Are we up for the challenge?

Te Runanga Whaiti objects

Churches voice concern for students

The unholiness of hate

Way Forward SWG - their January 2017 report

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