Anglican leaders touched base with their counterparts in Melbourne today, after police revealed a terrorist plot that had targeted several sites in Melbourne, including St Paul's Anglican Cathedral.
• Security services foil Christmas Day cathedral terror plot
The Church Property Trustees and Bishop of Christchurch have expressed sadness today, as a hoped-for announcement on the future of Christchurch Cathedral is delayed.
On Friday morning the Dean of Wellington Cathedral received great news: the cordon around the cathedral has been lifted in time for Christmas.
Seddon vicar Dawn Daunauda asked Taonga to join her on a tour of earthquake-hit southern Marlborough, where Julanne Clarke-Morris found a land divided, but a community and its churches united.
People piled into cathedrals in Nelson, Hamilton and Auckland yesterday, to give thanks for beginnings, an ending and a taonga returned.
The Diocese of Waiapu issued a statement related to the Dean of Waiapu today.
When the earthquakes slammed Marlborough and North Canterbury, the Strandz team decided to send a little something for the kids.
With Wellington Cathedral closed due to a neighbouring quake-damaged building, the diocese had to scramble to relocate its November ordinations, with only 2 weeks to go.