The NZ Council of Christian Social Services has applauded the major parties' pledges to lift 100,000 children out of poverty - and will hold them to their promises.
The NZ Bible Society has committed to a long-term project of translating Te Paipera into modern Māori, aimed to connect with the next generation of Māori mother tongue speakers.
The New Zealand Council of Christian Social Services is calling on all political parties to opt for a fairer tax system in Aotearoa.
Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon, the Secretary General of the Anglican Communion, has returned to London after his tour here. He spoke with Taonga before he left.
Church leaders stop to mark the contribution of Michael Tamihere as Tikanga Toru Youth Commissioner. In so doing, they took the temperature of the three tikanga church.
Move quickly, speak accurately, spread the net of spokespeople – and aim to set the agenda, not follow it. That’s the church’s new formula for social justice work.
August 9 is the day the church commemorates the woman who founded the Mothers’ Union. It was the perfect day, therefore, to commission new leaders for this province.