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Honouring A Dreadful Sacrifice

On ANZAC Day 2021 Monty Black offers his thoughts and recollections on the impact and aftermath of war.

Remembering Bishop Waiohau Te Haara

Bishop George Connor remembers how Bishop Waiohau Te Haara lived his faith and contributed to the life and mission of Te Hāhi Mihinare o Aotearoa, Niu Tireni, ki Nga Moutere o Te Moana Nui a Kiwa. 

In Memoriam: Waiohau Te Haara

Bishop John Paterson remembers his friend and brother in ministry, the first Bishop of Te Tai Tokerau, Bishop Waiohau Rui Te Haara.

Jesus a high risk pregnancy

Rev Jonathan Hartfield casts his obstetrician’s eye over the story of Mary the mother of God in the lead up to Jesus’ birth.

Worship in Te Reo is a heart thing

Jade Hohaia reflects on how she felt when she realised her church was not going to embrace Te Reo Māori or Te Ao Māori in worship or in life.

Kia kaha ra e te whānau o te Atua

Jade Hohaia encounters God's vision of Aotearoa restored and redeemed.

Kill the Act, not the vulnerable

Peter Thirkell explains how the End of Life Choice Act is a dangerously weak law that would not protect the most vulnerable people in Aotearoa New Zealand from an untimely death if it were voted in this October.

Sharing a better vision for schools

Anglican Schools Office Director Rev Dr Anne van Gend offers a challenge to Anglican schools to strengthen their students’ vision of a fairer, better world – one where nobody’s starting point in life makes them “less deserving” than others.

What has lockdown taught us?

Bishop of Dunedin, Rt Rev Steven Benford looks at the impact and response to Aotearoa New Zealand’s Covid-19 lockdown, especially how Pākehā Anglicans in Otago and Southland were able to keep on 'being church’ despite the limits of strange and difficult times.

+Ross Bay reflects on lockdown

My short-lived life without prayer

An insuring tale: saved from fire

Harry Potter or Theology? Both.

Revisiting the art of preaching

Searching geopolitics for Jesus


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Giles Fraser

The church is abandoning its flock

Giles Fraser

The church is abandoning its flock

Monty Black

Honouring A Dreadful Sacrifice

Monty Black

Honouring A Dreadful Sacrifice

Hirini Kaa

Revisiting which histories we teach

Hirini Kaa

Revisiting which histories we teach

Victoria Hoppes

Julian of Norwich, plague & lockdowns ease

Victoria Hoppes

Julian of Norwich, plague & lockdowns ease

Richard Rohr

Knowing God as our Beloved

Richard Rohr

Knowing God as our Beloved

Peter Carrell

Quietly fades the Don?

Peter Carrell

Quietly fades the Don?

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Anglican Taonga Winter 2018