Download Motion 14- a Violence Prevention Motion tabled at the 2016 General Synod / Te Hīnota Whānui (GSTHW).
The Motion affirms working towards transforming unjust structures and that violence prevention is our church’s business.
The Turangawaewae Art Project is a collaboration bringing together over 15 artists from across the lower North Island. 42 tangata (wooden people) have been turned into artworks exploring the impact of around 42,000 people living within the NZ definition of homelessness (at the last Census.) The artwork will stand on the forecourt of the Wellington Cathedral of St Paul until Sunday 3 Sept.
The following notes utilize excerpts from the Statement on Housing (in future identified as the SoH) and give background to some related biblical texts, as well as providing questions for discussion and reflection. Our hope is that they might be useful for preaching, small group, and individual reflection.
Download a 1 pg article by the Rt Revd Apimeleki Qiliho, Assistant Bishop, Diocese of Polynesia.
Extracted from USPG - Faith in a changing climate.