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Did not our hearts burn within us?

Tom Innes observes the radical 'about turns' in the disciples' lives as the truth of the resurrection dawns on the road to Emmaus.

Auckland appoints new dean

Bishop Ross Bay has announced that the Rev Anne Mills is to become the next Dean of Auckland.

NZCCSS hails carers' pay equity

The New Zealand Council of Christian Social Services has applauded today's 'great news' of a settlement in the carers' pay equity case.

A meditation for Easter 2017

The following is a prayer meditation which the Archbishops are holding in their hearts this Easter. They offer it to you.

Are Kiwis losing their birthright?

Catholic Cardinal John Dew and Archbishop Philip Richardson have today suggested Kiwis now risk losing their once-achievable dream of owning their own homes.
• The church leaders’ full statement 
• Forever home - the Herald story
Research makes the case for affordable housing
• New research from The Housing Foundation

The Super Cool Story of Jesus

The UK Bible Society has released a free-to-download children’s video and resources for Easter 2017.

CPT speaks out on cathedral

The 2011 earthquake wrecked hundreds of Christchurch buildings. Many have since been demolished. None have attracted the spotlight the way ChristChurch cathedral has. 
• Cathedral restoration shortfall sits at 56 million 

Palms, provocation and power

Peter Carrell takes a fresh look at what Jesus chose to provoke and proclaim as he entered Jerusalem.


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