"We here in the Pacific will be the first to go," says Archbishop Winston Halapua. "But if others think they will be OK - they're kidding themselves."
Refugees are the focus of the Christian World Service Christmas Appeal which launches this Sunday.
Christchurch Diocese churns out platters of burgers and bacon butties at White Ribbon Day in Cathedral Square.
This Sunday, Advent 1, offers a stirring warning to stay awake – so don't be lulled by festive overtures.
Christchurch's new Dean outlines his priorities at a critical time for the city.
All Anglicans are urged to pray for the primates' meeting in Canterbury in January.
A new book explores gender-based violence against women and the role that the church plays – for good or ill.