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Most titles are held by the John Kinder Theological Library or the Alexander Turnbull Library. The publications for each diocese or Hui Amorangi may be available from that Diocesan archive where one exists.
The N.Z. Churchman: a provincial insert to the Diocesan papers.
Church and people
Anglican Info from the Anglican Church in Aotearoa New Zealand and Polynesia.
Te Purongo a Te Pihopatanga O Aotearoa: the newsletter of the Bishopric of Aotearoa. Rotorua, Te Pihopatanga o Aotearoa. 1 (Dec 1988) - ?
Diocese of Auckland
Church gazette for the Diocese of Auckland.
DioScene: newsmagazine of the Anglican Diocese of Auckland.
A.D. News: the newspaper of the Anglican Diocese of Auckland.
The Anglican for the Anglican Diocese of Auckland.
Diocese of Christchurch
The New Zealand church news.
1870 to about 1910 was published as New Zealand Church News for the Dioceses of Waiapu,
Church quarterly paper. Christchurch, Vol.1 no.1 (1861) - 1876? Now available on Church Papers Online
Church magazine. Christchurch, G. Tombs & Co., vol.1 no.1 (Jan 1876)? - ? Now available on Church Papers Online
Church news: for the Diocese of Christchurch.
Merged into Church and People.
Square peg: newspaper of the Diocese of Christchurch, November 1985 – Easter 1989
Anglican action: monthly news from the Diocese of Christchurch and Anglican Social Services.
Diocese of Dunedin
The New envoy. Gore, Diocese of Dunedin, Vol.1 no.1 (November 1976) – no.64 (September 1988)
Southern cross: official newspaper of the Anglican Diocese of Dunedin.
Diocese of Nelson
Church messenger for the provinces of Nelson and Marlborough and County of Westland North. Nelson, The Diocese, Vol. no.1 (December 1870 – no.245 (June 1891); no.1 (July? 1892) – no.11 (May 1893) Now available on Church Papers Online
Church recorder . Nelson, The Diocese, no.1 (July 1892) - no.12 (June 1 1893), Vol.2 no.13 (July 1, 1893) – Vol.6 no.5 (November 1897)
Nelson Diocesan gazette. Nelson. Vol.1 no.1 (September 1899) – December 1926; new series, Vol 1 no.1 (January 1927) - Vol.9 no.3 (March 1935)
The Witness: official magazine of the Diocese of Nelson. Nelson, R.W. Stiles. Vol.1 no.1 (April 1935) – (1976?)
New witness. Nelson, Diocese of Nelson, 1977-1987
Witness. Nelson, Diocese of Nelson, 1987-
Diocese of Polynesia
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Diocese of Waiapu
Kupu whakamarama. Nelson, 1898-1899
Te Pipiwharauroa. Gisborne, H.W. Williams, 1899-1913
Te Kopara. Gisborne, Diocese of Waiapu No.1 (October 1913) – no.89 (July 1921)
Te Toa Takitini. Hastings, F.A. Bennett, Nama 1 (Akuhata 31, 1921) – Nama 88 (Tihema 1, 1928)
Waiapu church gazette. Napier, Diocese of Waiapu. 1910 - 1945
Diocese of Waikato
Waikato diocesan magazine.
Church alive: published for Anglicans in the Diocese of Waikato.
Diocese of Wellington
Church and people Wellington, Wright & Carman Ltd. February 1941 – (1
Ceased prior to or in January 1946)
Church chronicle and official gazette for the Diocese of Wellington, New Zealand.
DioLog: newspaper of the Diocese of Wellington.
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