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

Anglicans explore college ministries

Chaplains, Heads of Colleges and Board members from Anglican tertiary institutions across Oceania gathered in Dunedin last week to grapple with the challenges and opportunities of ministry and education in Anglican Colleges.

Archbishops' Oranga Tamariki submission

Here is the full submission of the Archbishops of Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia on the Oranga Tamariki (Repeal of Section 7AA) Amendment Bill.

Selwyn gains a Pasifika first

Selwyn College (Te Maru Pūmanawa) this Church’s hall of residence at the University of Otago, has gained its first ever Pasifika leadership team, with the appointment of new Head of College Sagato Lesā and Deputy Head, Tautaiolefue Bradley Watson.

Church marks mosque tragedy anniversary

The Anglican Church's General Synod Standing Committee meeting on 15 March 2024 has sent its official condolences to the Federation of Islamic Associations of New Zealand on the fifth anniversary of the shooting tragedy at two Christchurch mosques.

Tribute to Bruce Carlyle Gilberd

The record of an ordained ministry: Bruce Carlyle Gilberd, 19 January 2024.

+Bruce Gilberd Tribute

Funeral tribute to Bishop Bruce Gilberd from Major Campbell Roberts of the Salvation Army.

Bishop Bruce Gilberd Eulogy

Eulogy for Bishop Bruce Gilberd,given by his son Paul Gilberd at St George’s Church, Thames, 19 January 2024.

+Don Tamihere preaches at Turangawaewae

Here is the full text of the kauhau preached by Te Pihopa o Aotearoa, Archbishop Don Tamihere at the Hui-aa-motu at Turangawaewae Marae hosted by Kiingi Tuheitia Pootatau Te Wherowhero VII, on Saturday 20 January 2024.

+Tai Tokerau ordains three at Oihi

Bishop of Te Hui Amorangi o Te Tai Tokerau Rt Rev Te Kitohi Pikaahu has ordained three new priests at Oihi, where 210 years ago the first Christian service was held on Aotearoa soil.

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