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Telling the stories of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, NZ and Polynesia

Baring the depravity of slavery

12 Years a Slave
This is a powerful film but it's also a trial for tender souls.

The princess who fell in the dark

Diana
Intimate glimpses of a pampered princess who could never be herself.

Space dishes up some body blows

Gravity
'Lost in space’ for people who like stunning visuals. 

A contemporary take on Jesus

The Gospel of Us
Imagine 'The Teacher' dancing to rock music. then listening to Paul Potts' opera... 

Here come the machines – again

Pacific Rim
To the rescue: computerized machines as tall as skyscrapers and piloted by humans in the machine’s brain.

Do-it-yourself travails

Still Mine
The house that Craig built – even though his ‘old school’ ways clash with the powers that be.

Just don't get in Steve's way

jOBS
Beware of those who pursue their dreams – with scant regard for others. 

Up, up and away to a new identity

Superman
"Acts of God" propel Clark Kent's search for true identity.


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Opinion
Andrew Brown

The CofE should learn from Harry Potter at Halloween

Andrew Brown

The CofE should learn from Harry Potter at Halloween

Hirini Kaa

150 years of the Bible in te reo Māori

Hirini Kaa

150 years of the Bible in te reo Māori

Alice Wu

The power of words: speaking hate or grace

Alice Wu

The power of words: speaking hate or grace

Wes Granberg-Michaelson

Time to convict crimes against creation

Wes Granberg-Michaelson

Time to convict crimes against creation

Liz Caughey

Harry Potter or Theology? Both.

Liz Caughey

Harry Potter or Theology? Both.

Giles Fraser

Time to give 'one minute silence' a break

Giles Fraser

Time to give 'one minute silence' a break

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Anglican Taonga Winter 2018