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Business as usual will destroy all of us, says Archbishop Winston

"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."

Bishops issue climate challenge

Our bishops have called for collective and immediate action to lessen the effects of climate change.  
• The bishops' full statement 

Help CWS rebuild lives

Refugees are the focus of the Christian World Service Christmas Appeal which launches this Sunday.

Dio-burgers feed ribbon rally

Christchurch Diocese churns out platters of burgers and bacon butties at White Ribbon Day in Cathedral Square.

Be alert at all times!

This Sunday, Advent 1, offers a stirring warning to stay awake – so don't be lulled by festive overtures.

New Dean looking to Cathedral Square

Christchurch's new Dean outlines his priorities at a critical time for the city.

Prayers sought for primates

All Anglicans are urged to pray for the primates' meeting in Canterbury in January.

Gender violence 'staggering'

A new book explores gender-based violence against women and the role that the church plays – for good or ill.

Bishop John Gray laid to rest

The Rt Rev John Gray, first Bishop of Te Hui Amorangi o Te Waipounamu, has been buried at Tokomaru Bay, heartland of Ngati Porou.