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"An ordeal of the most grievous kind" - Fiji cyclone update

The Missions Board of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand & Polynesia (AMB) and the Diocese of Polynesia are formulating the next stages of their response to the destruction wreaked by Cyclone Winston on Fiji and Tonga. Archbishop Winston Halapua spent two days last week visiting some of the most remote Anglican communities on Fiji’s main island of Viti Levu. 

14 March 2016

Polynesian Archbishop on rising sea levels: "We'll go first but you will follow"

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

Polynesia: Archbishop of York plants for the future

Visit at invitation of Aotearoa, New Zealand & Polynesia Primate focuses on climate change

05 August 2015

Humanity's greed driving climate inaction: Archbishop of Polynesia

The Anglican Archbishop of Polynesia has urged G20 leaders to step up their efforts to tackle climate change.

17 November 2014

ANZP Archbishops' call to prayer for Iraq

The Archbishops of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand & Polynesia have urged Anglicans in their province to pray this Sunday for Iraq

21 August 2014

ANZP: Same gender blessings, a way forward

Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia General Synod passes a resolution that will create a pathway towards the blessing of same-gender relationships, while upholding the traditional doctrine of marriage.

14 May 2014

Good news for anxious times

Good news for anxious times

Tena koutou katoa, Ni sa bula vinaka, Malo elelei, Namas’te, Talofa lava, Warm greetings.

16 December 2011

Churches Must Practice What They Preach: Abp Halapua

Churches Must Practice What They Preach: Abp Halapua

Challenging the disparity between beliefs and practice in Christian churches is an issue that needs to be addressed, a senior clergyman said today while opening a national meeting on the elimination of violence against women.

15 November 2011

From Tuvalu, Archbishop Winston Halapua urges prayer

Archbishop Winston Halapua has returned from three days in the stricken Pacific Island nation of Tuvalu. And as far as he's concerned, rising sea levels are no longer abstract theory. They're real. They're fact. Now.

01 November 2011