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Anglicans strike for climate

Anglicans have come out in force to offer prayer and protest around Aotearoa New Zealand, as they joined with secondary students in their Greta Thunberg-inspired School Strike for Climate.
•  Rev Sarah West speaks in Newshub video
• UK Christians join climate strike events
• Tens of thousands across New Zealand march for climate action

Wellington focuses 2020 mission

The Diocese of Wellington focused on celebrating as a church family and keeping their action focus on child poverty, climate change and discipleship at diocesan synod this year.

Becoming resilient as older people

 The Selwyn Foundation is calling for registrations for its 2019 Spirituality and Ageing Conference this November, which will focus on building spiritual resilience as older people.

Dunedin diocese marks 150 years

Worshippers from across Otago and Southland celebrated 150 years of the Anglican Diocese of Dunedin in a festival Eucharist at St Paul’s Cathedral in Dunedin this week.

Anglican youth find the way

Anglican youth leaders have gone out inspired and refreshed after ‘The Abbey’, this year’s national Tikanga Pākehā youth leaders training event which focused on helping young people as they go about ‘Finding the Way.’

Nelson celebrates Bishop Steve

Steve Maina has been ordained and installed as Bishop of Nelson in a festival of praise and worship, dance and song, uplifted by the faith and backing of supporters from Kenya, across Aotearoa New Zealand and around the world.
• Kenyan to be ordained Bishop in Nelson
• Town procession officially welcomes Nelson's 11th Bishop

Anglo-Catholics boost evangelism

This year's Anglo-Catholic Hui meeting in Wellington has recharged Anglicans to go out and share the Good News of Jesus through the beauty and wonder of God and the best of 'high church' traditions.

Health forum considers spirituality

The Salvation Army and University of Otago’s Division of Health Sciences are calling for papers on the role of spirituality in promoting wellbeing for their upcoming ‘Spirituality and Mental Health Symposium’ in November 2019.

Youth storm Wellington Cathedral

Young people poured in to Wellington Cathedral from across the lower North Island for this week’s launch of Wellington Diocese’s Anglican Youth Ministries’ ‘Storm the cathedral’ worship season.


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Anglican Taonga Winter 2018