Archbishop Glenn Davies of Sydney has asked the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand, and Polynesia to consider a model for peaceful coexistence.
Anglican Church in Aotearoa New Zealand and Polynesia
Tikanga Pasifika abstained from the vote and recorded its dissent on blessing same-sex couples.
Māori Anglicans welcomed the Most Rev. Don Tamihere as a new archbishop April 28.
Bishop Victoria Matthews: “I’m not retiring and I’m not in ill health, I am merely following where my Saviour is leading me, wherever that may be.”
A priest who worked in New Zealand as a doctor in the 1990s will become the new Bishop of Dunedin.
The Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand, and Polynesia postpones decision to 2018.
Resolution: “We recognise a diversity of voices about what constitutes a right ordered intimate relationship.”