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Which future will we finance?

Archbishop Philip takes part in an Auckland meeting which suggests that the church is edging closer to the forefront of social change.

Anglicans urge wider inquiry scope

The church's top governing committee has urged the Government to expand the scope of the Royal Commission into abuse to include church-related bodies.
• Link to a PDF copy of the letter
• Churches push for inclusion in royal inquiry
• Sharing abuse stories without redress would seem hollow

Anglican and Catholic bishops meet

Anglican and Catholic bishops spent a day and half this week meeting and sharing common concerns.

Helping youth get into the Bible

The Bible Society New Zealand has released a new youth guide designed to open up the Bible to newcomers.

Anglicans speak out on euthanasia

With just one week left for submissions to the Justice Select Committee on David Seymour's End of Life Choice Bill, Anglicans have spoken out on the Bill, with the majority opposed.

Super cool Jesus story is back

'The Super Cool Story of Jesus' picture book is back for Easter 2018 as the NZ Bible Society readies to send out 100,000 copies to Kiwi kids.

Getting out of gridlock

Tikanga Youth Synod is meeting in Auckland. They've welcomed their new Commissioner – who had a gift for the gathering...

Motion 29 report released

The archbishops have released the final report of the Motion 29 Working Group - which is the group charged with finding mechanisms for the church to stay together.
• Click here to read the full text of the report

The Archbishops' Christmas letter

Here's a Christmas letter to you from Archbishops Philip Richardson and Winston Halapua.


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