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Sounds of silence: Anzac Day in London

Anzac Day services in London honour the sacrifices of warriors from downunder, while urging peacemaking and reconciliation. And there is a major contribution by this church to the observances.

Oihi 2014: making history together

In the days leading up to the Christmas Day service at Oihi, Archbishop Philip Richardson gains fresh insight into the grace that enabled our nation and our church to begin.
• "Grace-filled generosity" - Archbishop Philip's sermon
• Samuel Marsden speaks
• Kelvin Wright's blog
• Earlier story and the liturgy

Rangihoua heritage challenge

Hundreds at the opening of the Rangihoua Heritage Park are surprised by the weather – and by a cabinet minister's words.
• Watch the Attorney General's address
• Watch the TV3 coverage 
• Rangihoua: cradle of our nation

Holy Trinity Gisborne looks to centenary

Gisborne’s Holy Trinity Church is in fine shape for its centennial weekend on May 25-26.

Drone reveals further damage

A remote-controlled drone has revealed further deterioration inside ChristChurch Cathedral.

• Watch the video

At last, a fitting landmark…

Work begins on a heritage project that will mark the birth of New Zealand, and commemorate the arrival of the gospel to these shores.

Dr Williams offers prayerful support.

The Archbishop of Canterbury offers prayers of support to quake-ravaged Christchurch.

Working Towards Shared Vision

Confirmation – only for the retired?

Wellington & Auckland launch appeals

Covenant section seen as 'punitive and unAnglican'

What does it mean to be a peacemaker?

Missionary biography launched


Top blogs

Opinion
Kelvin Wright

Spiritual direction: time to listen

Kelvin Wright

Spiritual direction: time to listen

Giles Fraser

How Santa made St Nick a symbol of greed

Giles Fraser

How Santa made St Nick a symbol of greed

Mark MacDonald

Inculturation: the gospel as gift for each people

Mark MacDonald

Inculturation: the gospel as gift for each people

Rachel Smalley

Studying religions in school counteracts fear

Rachel Smalley

Studying religions in school counteracts fear

Sophia Deboick

Dear Vatican: scattering ashes is old news

Sophia Deboick

Dear Vatican: scattering ashes is old news

Muriel Porter

How clergy became scapegoats of the sex abuse crisis

Muriel Porter

How clergy became scapegoats of the sex abuse crisis

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