Telling the stories of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, NZ and Polynesia

Disability funding cuts hit hard

Anglican Church Disability Ministry Educator, the Reverend Vicki Terrell shares her sense of being at the foot of the cross this week, as the Disability Community reels from unexpected cuts to essential health and wellbeing funding for their community and its supporters.

Tribute to Bruce Carlyle Gilberd

The record of an ordained ministry: Bruce Carlyle Gilberd, 19 January 2024.

+Bruce Gilberd Tribute

Funeral tribute to Bishop Bruce Gilberd from Major Campbell Roberts of the Salvation Army.

Bishop Bruce Gilberd Eulogy

Eulogy for Bishop Bruce Gilberd,given by his son Paul Gilberd at St George’s Church, Thames, 19 January 2024.

+Justin ABC ponders Ash Wednesday

Archbishop of Canterbury Most Rev Justin Welby reflects on the qualities of ashes and dust for Ash Wednesday this year.

+Don Tamihere preaches at Turangawaewae

Here is the full text of the kauhau preached by Te Pihopa o Aotearoa, Archbishop Don Tamihere at the Hui-aa-motu at Turangawaewae Marae hosted by Kiingi Tuheitia Pootatau Te Wherowhero VII, on Saturday 20 January 2024.

+Tai Tokerau ordains three at Oihi

Bishop of Te Hui Amorangi o Te Tai Tokerau Rt Rev Te Kitohi Pikaahu has ordained three new priests at Oihi, where 210 years ago the first Christian service was held on Aotearoa soil.

Reframing justice: words that work

Back in March 2020, 30 Christian communicators and social justice advocates from around Aotearoa New Zealand gathered in Auckland to learn better ways to advocate the rights of people seeking asylum. Words That Work is a radical approach to sharing views on social justice that steps out of the traditional church advocacy frame.

SE Asia elects +Singapore primate

The Anglican Church in South East Asia has elected Bishop of Singapore Titus Chung Khiam Boon as their new primate.

Dunedin marks southern luminaries

Stop Co-Governance raises false alarm

Anglican & Mihinare Resources

Groundbreaking Kenyan ecumenist dies

++Philip's 2023 Fono sermon

2023 Anglican Fono Communiqué

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