Telling the stories of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, NZ and Polynesia

Reframing justice: words that work

Back in March 2020, 30 Christian communicators and social justice advocates from around Aotearoa New Zealand gathered in Auckland to learn better ways to advocate the rights of people seeking asylum. Words That Work is a radical approach to sharing views on social justice that steps out of the traditional church advocacy frame.

SE Asia elects +Singapore primate

The Anglican Church in South East Asia has elected Bishop of Singapore Titus Chung Khiam Boon as their new primate.

Dunedin marks southern luminaries

The Diocese of Dunedin has expanded its calendar to commemorate twelve southern luminaries whose faithful witness has contributed to the story of faith in southern Aotearoa New Zealand, across Murihiku (Otago-Southland).

Stop Co-Governance raises false alarm

Bishop Richard Randerson writes to the Editor of the Dominion Post to flag the false alarms in a Stop Co-Governance pamphlet.

Anglican & Mihinare Resources

Here are some of the online resources available for research, study and faith formation in the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia.

Groundbreaking Kenyan ecumenist dies

Dr Agnes Aboum, groundbreaking global ecumenical leader has died aged 73.
• Peace pilgrim Dr Agnes Abuom dies aged 73

++Philip's 2023 Fono sermon

Archbishop Philip Richardson in Honiara Cathedral at the close of the Pacific Anglican leaders’ Fono, picking up on Jesus’ prayer in John 17:1-11 and sharing the main themes of discussion at the Fono.
• Watch Archbishop Philip's sermon on Youtube (20mins)

2023 Anglican Fono Communiqué

Here is the full Communiqué of the Oceania Anglican Leaders' Fono that met in Honiara, in the Solomon Islands, 19-21 May 2023.

Archbishop escapes Cathedral attack

The Archbishop of Sudan Most Rev Ezekiel Kondo has escaped with 41 of his people during an attack on Khartoum Cathedral.

Reframing Migration with hospitality

Faith leaders issue call to COP27

Motion 5: Church Worker Retirement Housing

Synod to review GSSC powers

Safe Church Charter Motion

++Don prays for Her Late Majesty

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