Message from the Bishop—28 April 2021

…issues. The implications of the financial constraint on the Commission are not yet clear—it could be for instance that the Commission concludes its work sooner rather than later. Within our…

Message from the Bishop—9 March 2021

…Diocese of Christchurch about abusive sexual behaviour. Without exception, in every instance, the perpetrator has been a man. Many other past and present testimonies and narratives about abuse – including…

Resources for Researchers

…and Te Pihopatanga o te Tai Tokerau Alexander Turnbull Library for the Wellington Diocesean Archives Diocese of Nelson Diocese of Polynesia – contact judith.bright@kinderlibrary.ac.nz in the first instance. Diocese of…

Message from the Bishop—29 April 2020

…for instance, this week to learn from John McLister, Vicar of Lyttelton and Port Chaplain that “the Government has clarified that port chaplains/ seafarers welfare representatives are classed as ‘Essential…

Message from the Bishop—18 November 2020

Dear Friends, Many aspects of Regeneration of the Diocese are in the hands of individual ministry units. Asking and answering questions, for instance, about where the next generation of leadership…

Message from the Bishop—27 January 2021

…funds seeks to go a stage beyond “ethical investment” to consider whether investment is aligned with “mission of God” objectives. For instance, instead of an investment being generally made in…