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Ōmahu hosts Synod opening

The people of Ōmahu Marae offered a generous welcome to General Synod Te Hīnota Whānui as it set off with a pōhiri and Opening Eucharist in Heretaunga - Hastings yesterday, Sunday 19 May.

Synod heads to Tairāwhiti

This coming week Anglican Church leaders and decision makers from across Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia will gather in Hastings for the Church’s biennial week-long wānanga and parliamentary forum known as General Synod Te Hīnota Whānui.

Ministry Standard updates go online

The Anglican Church’s Ministry Standards Commission has published updated Canons on ministry standards and complaints processes for the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia.

++Philip retires as Synod president

Archbishop Philip Richardson has announced his retirement as Archbishop and Primate from mid-2023, making General Synod 2022 his last full Synod as a member of the presidium. 

Synod scopes T3 resource partnership

The General Synod te Hīnota Whānui has agreed to look for ways in which Māori, Pākehā and Polynesian strands of the Anglican Church can proactively share resources across the Church.

Synod takes stock of housing needs

General Synod Te Hīnota Whānui has asked Anglican Financial Care to find ways this Church can provide housing advice, support and provision for Anglicans retiring from ministry in this Church.

Church locks in Safe Church Charter

The General Synod te Hīnota Whānui meeting Nelson last week voted to install the Anglican Communion’s Safe Church Charter as a permanent feature of this Church’s policy.

Synod orders pay equity review

Te Hīnota Whānui has commissioned a wide-ranging equity review into stipendiary and lay salary rates for all people who minister in the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia.
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Hīnota widens Melanesia study fund

General Synod Te Hīnota Whānui has broadened the possibilities for students from the Church of Melanesia to study with the support of a St John’s College Trust Board scholarship.


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