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.
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.
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
Gisborne’s Holy Trinity Church is in fine shape for its centennial weekend on May 25-26.
Work begins on a heritage project that will mark the birth of New Zealand, and commemorate the arrival of the gospel to these shores.
An insurance company that covers most of the churches in Christchurch expects damage to run into "hundreds of millions of dollars."