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Building strategies for peace

The Anglican Pacifist Fellowship of Aotearoa New Zealand is aiming to resource Anglicans working for peace through their 2019 conference in Christchurch this June. 

Legalise cannabis? – it’s complicated

The InterChurch Bioethics Council has released an extensive study guide that delves into the benefits and harms of cannabis use in New Zealand.

Armed Forces get bespoke Bibles

New Zealand Armed Forces personnel swearing in on the Bible will now get the chance to keep a bespoke edition gifted by Bible Society New Zealand.

Changing welfare to restore mana

The New Zealand Council of Christian Social Services (NZCCSS) is backing an expert report that recommends wide changes to the Aotearoa New Zealand welfare system.
• New Zealand's world-first 'well-being' budget

Archbishops renew call for peace

The Anglican Archbishops of Aotearoa New Zealand have joined with New Zealand Catholic Cardinal John Dew in a renewed call for peace and solidarity following the Sri Lanka Easter Day attacks. 

Choose love over hate this Easter

In this year's Easter message the Archbishops of Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia remind Anglicans to demonstrate the love of Christ to all, and to remain vigilant in their work to end racism and intolerance.

Funding Holy Land & Pacific needs

Anglican Missions are asking churches throughout Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia to remember the needs of people in the Holy Land and our own province this Holy Week through the 2019 Lenten Appeal.

Raising family income to save kids

The New Zealand Council of Christian Social Services has responded to new Government child poverty measures with a call to lift incomes for families struggling on low wages and low benefit rates.

Helping churches advocate for change

The Anglican Social Justice resource hub is promoting a newly updated report that challenges churches and church agencies to do their homework before speaking out in the public sphere.


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Anglican Taonga Winter 2018