The first constitutional bishop for the Pacific island nation of Tonga is its third bishop since Anglican missionary Alfred Willis arrived in 1902.
19 September 2017
Christian leaders in Fiji have united to declare that gender-based violence is a sin, in an advert shown on cinema screens and national television.
09 December 2016
The Anglican Church of Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia is to establish a “clear resilience strategy” to strengthen its response to future natural disasters in the pacific islands; as researchers announced that five Pacific islands have completely disappeared as a result of rising sea levels.
11 May 2016
The chief executive of the Anglican Missions Board (AMB) – the relief and development agency of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia – has called on international Anglicans to assist with prayers and funds as it responds to the recent cyclone that caused devastation in Fiji and its surrounding islands.
25 February 2016
On the eve of the Paris climate change talks, Archbishop Dr Winston Halapua – the Tongan-born, Fijian-based Bishop of Polynesia – has pleaded for the negotiators to act, not just on behalf of the peoples of the Pacific but on behalf of all generations to come.
27 November 2015
The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has spoken of the “utterly heart-breaking” attacks in Paris earlier this month, during an interview for the BBC television worship programme Songs of Praise.
23 November 2015
Anglican Church confers title of ‘Archbishop Emeritus’ on Bishop John Paterson
03 September 2015
Provincial annual schools' conference sums up five Marks as ‘tell, teach, tend, transform, treasure’
10 August 2015
Visit at invitation of Aotearoa, New Zealand & Polynesia Primate focuses on climate change
05 August 2015
Aotearoa, New Zealand & Polynesia Primate visit to Papua New Guinea ignites enthusiasm for missional collaboration
08 June 2015