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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

Bishop of Auckland, the Rt Rev Ross Bay reflects on some of the challenges and learnings of the 2020 Covid-19 lockdown in the Diocese of Auckland.

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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Bosco Peters

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George Connor

Remembering Bishop Waiohau Te Haara

George Connor

Remembering Bishop Waiohau Te Haara

Peter Matheson

Pākehā secular switch is not for all NZers

Peter Matheson

Pākehā secular switch is not for all NZers

John Paterson

In Memoriam: Waiohau Te Haara

John Paterson

In Memoriam: Waiohau Te Haara

Katie Marcar

Prizing open biblical metaphors today

Katie Marcar

Prizing open biblical metaphors today

Peter Carrell

Quietly fades the Don?

Peter Carrell

Quietly fades the Don?

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Anglican Taonga Winter 2018