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New Zealand Anglicans draw kids closer to Christmas at the beach

Snowmen and Christmas trees have been replaced by floral and beach themed designs to help children and families engage with Advent

05 December 2019

Anglican network calls for Communion-wide support for indigenous people’s rights

Members of the Anglican Indigenous Network have called for a greater voice for indigenous Anglicans in the work of the Anglican Communion.

 

22 November 2019

First Māori woman to become a bishop in Aotearoa New Zealand

Bishop Waitohiariki Quayle has become the first Māori woman to be ordained a bishop in the Anglican church of Aotearoa New Zealand.

18 September 2019

Nominations sought for women advocates to attend UN event in 2020

The search is on for women from across the Anglican Communion to attend the 64th Session of the UNCSW, to be held in New York in March 2020.

15 August 2019

Translation work completed on world’s first Tokelauan Bible

The world’s first Bible in Tokelauan is being prepared for publication after the final verse of the new work was translated last week.

19 July 2019

New Zealand churches challenged to give up plastic for July

New Zealand's Anglican Social Justice Network is encouraging churches to join in a “plastic free month” challenge during July 2019.

12 July 2019

History made in New Zealand as first indigenous woman elected to serve as bishop

The Archdeacon of Wairarapa, Waitohiariki Quayle, will be the first female Maori bishop when she is consecrated Bishop of Upoko o Te Ika.

10 May 2019

An Easter message from the Archbishops of Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia

An Easter message from the Archbishops of Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia

18 April 2019

Lambeth Conference 2020: Over 500 bishops in 39 Anglican Communion Churches register

Organisers of next year’s Lambeth Conference have announced that 884 bishops and spouses have so far registered for the event.

12 April 2019

Kenyan priest Steve Maina, head of CMS in New Zealand, to be next Bishop of Nelson

The head of the New Zealand Church Missionary Society, Kenyan Priest Steve Maina, has been elected as the next Bishop of Nelson.

18 March 2019