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- See the left hand margin for daily Special Assembly News pages for Wed 27, Thurs 28, Fri 29 April. These pages will be updated as news becomes available.
- See all the video from Special Assembly 22 here on the Church vimeo channel.
Read daily news from Special Assembly 22
- Go to the daily page for SA22 News Wed 27 April 2022
- Go to the daily page for SA22 News Thurs 28 April 2022
- Go to daily page for SA22 News Fri 29 April 2022
- Download a PDF of the SA22 News Wed 27 April 2022
- Download a PDF of the SA22 News Thur 28 April 2022
- Download a PDF of the SA22 News Fri 29 April 2022
Watch the live stream of Special Assembly 22
Special Assembly 22 can be viewed via YouTube links below.
Download the draft Special Assembly timetable here (timetable subject to change).
Special Assembly 2022 dates - 1.30pm Wed 27 to Friday 29 April
Dates for the online Special Assembly are April 27-29. Due to the Assembly being online, it has been decided to reduce it to a maximum of two and a half days. The start time is Wednesday 27 April at 1.30pm. There will be no evening sessions.
See the Special Assembly 2022 website for more information.
Acting Clerk of the Assembly 2022
The Church's Assembly Executive Secretary currently has some health challenges. Following consultation, Council of Assembly believes it is important we allow Wayne to focus on his health and have thus appointed Ms Heather McKenzie as Acting Clerk of the Assembly until further notice. Commissioners and others who have questions related to the Special Assembly, please contact Heather direct via email or by phone 027 455 0124.
Special Assembly logo
See more about the Moderator Right Rev Hamish Galloways's Moderator theme logo, "Empowering Generations" on the Special Assembly Local Arrangements website.
Update 20 Dec 2021: Special Assembly
From Council News, 20 December 2021: The online Assembly agreed that business not attended to by the online Assembly would be dealt with by a Special Assembly in 2022. Council of Assembly has considered the current environment and on-going COVID developments. In order to provide surety and direction, Council agreed:
“That, given there are exceptional circumstance which will make it impractical for some Commissioners to meet in person, the Council of Assembly determines that the 2022 Special Assembly will be held by electronic means.”
Commissioners will be advised of this decision, and arrangements relating to the Special Assembly will communicated in the New Year.
Update 3 Oct, 2021: Special Assembly
The Assembly Business Work Group will be recommending that all reports and business that will not come to the online Assembly 29 - 30 September 2021, will come to a Special Assembly (April 27 – 29 2022). Planning for this event will begin soon and will involve a parallel pathway so that if the country is in lockdown they will have the time to prepare for a full online Assembly, as well as our usual in person event. In this way the Church will be able to consider all the business of Assembly. Commissioners for a Special Assembly will be the same as for the electronic assembly.
See information from the 2021 online Assembly here.
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