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Youth representation statute 2018

Here is the statute that implements the increased youth representation on General Synod and its Standing Committee that was agreed at Te Hīnota Whānui 2018.

Barnabas Fund petitions for religious freedom

The Barnabas Fund, an organisation which aids persecuted Christians around the world, is calling for a review of Christian freedoms in New Zealand.

Enabling, not disabling

Motion # 15 Disability Responsiveness in the Church 

Mission Aligned Impact Investment

Here's the full text of Motion 11, on "mission aligned investment."

Pasifika's perspective

Here's the unedited text of Motion 22 - the resolution which records Tikanga Pasifika's perspective on the blessing of same gender relationships.

Motion 7, as amended

Here's the full text of the amended Motion 7.

Archbishop Don's charge

Here's the unedited text of Archbishop Don Tamihere's charge to the General Synod.

A poem to Love Unknown

New Zealand anchorite Lucy Nanson makes a poetic response to Love Unknown in the woman that anointed Jesus.

Abuse inquiry letter

Here's  the letter sent to the Government today seeking a broadening of the scope of the inquiry into abuse in state institutions.

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