What we've said

The Church often speaks out on issues of importance in our communities. To find out what we've said check out our media releases, guest commentaries, submissions and letters to MPs and other officials.

News releases

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Latest letters to MPs

17 Feb 2021. Moderator calls on NZ Govt to help end Myanmar coup: Moderator Right Rev Fakaofo Kaio wrote today to The Honourable Nanaia Mahuta, Minister of Foreign Affairs, to express deep concern regarding the military coup that took place in Myanmar on 1 February 2021. Read more.


2 – 4 October 2010 – Presbyterian Church’s General Assembly media coverage. 2 October 2010, NZ Herald newspaper, “Korean visitors donate $47k to quake effort”; 2 October 2010, Radio NZ, “Korean church donates to earthquake appeal”, 3 October 2010, Radio NZ, “Presbyterian Church counts quake damage”; 2 October 2010, Newstalk ZB, “Canterbury Churches have $8 million damage”, 2 October 2010, Newstalk ZB, “Korean church boost for Christchurch”; 3 October 2010, Newstalk ZB, “Rev Coster next moderator”; 4 October 2010, Sunlive Community Newspaper, Tauranga, “Tauranga man 101st church leader”.