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Gate Pā book reopens history

 Bishop George Connor looks into a new book which offers a fresh take on the stories of what happened before, during and after the Battle of Gate Pā.

Making noise on Armistice Day

Hui Amorangi and dioceses are being invited to join in a 'roaring chorus' to commemorate 100 years since the end of the First World War. 

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.

Quake toll rises to 165

Dr Williams offers prayerful support.

Working Towards Shared Vision

Confirmation – only for the retired?

Wellington & Auckland launch appeals

Covenant section seen as 'punitive and unAnglican'


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Anglican Taonga Winter 2018