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CWS backs care for Samoa

Christian World Service is backing the Family Centre Samoa to provide psychosocial support for medical staff and communities dealing with stress and grief caused by the measles epidemic.
• CWS Family Centre Samoa Appeal expands

Anglican Missions turns 100

The Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia’s missions arm has held a day of celebrations to mark 100 years since the Anglican Board of Missions began sending its evangelists and Christian workers into the field in 1919.

Helping to rebuild on Ambae

Anglican Missions has revived its call to support the Anglican Church of Melanesia’s Ambae Appeal, which will now fund recovery, rebuilding and disaster preparedness work with communities on Ambae Island, Vanuatu.

Celebrating our own karakia

Anglicans are being invited to mark the 30th anniversary of He Karakia Mihinare o Aotearoa - A New Zealand Prayer Book on 1 December 2019.

Church decries crossing boundaries

Leaders of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa New Zealand have spoken out against boundary-crossing by Anglican bishops who supported the ordination of a bishop for a break-away church last Saturday.
• Statement by the Archbishops re the CCAANZ Ordination

Ruling out the loan sharks

The Salvation Army is calling on government to prevent loan sharks and harmful debt collection practices by building a stronger set of laws to protect financially vulnerable people in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Katene Eruera to lead St John's

The St John's College Kaunihera has announced that Archdeacon Katene Eruera, Dean of Tikanga Māori at St John's, will take over as Manukura (Principal) of the College in 2020.  

Opening our eyes to trafficking

Jacynthia Murphy reports on a recent seminar led by Archbishop Sir David Moxon on recognising the hidden crime of human trafficking in our Pacific region.
• Human Trafficking fact sheet from Tiakimanatu.org


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Anglican Taonga Winter 2018