Posts Tagged ‘Archbishop Sir David Moxon’

King Tuheitia invites Pope Francis to New Zealand

Monday, May 27th, 2019

Kīngi Tuheitia Potatau Te Wherowhero VII met with Holiness Pope Francis at the Vatican on Saturday. At the meeting, the Kīngi formally invited the Pope to New Zealand to visit him at Turangawaewae Marae. It was Kīngi Tuheitia’s first visit to Rome and his first such Papal engagement, usually reserved for heads of state. They Read more

Anglican-Roman Catholic dialogue: Difference no cause for suspicion

Thursday, July 5th, 2018

A new document reflects a fresh approach taken by the official Anglican-Roman Catholic dialogue commission. It shows a major development in ecumenism by establishing that difference is not cause for suspicion or reproach but is rather an opportunity for mutual listening, learning and conversion. The statement, Walking Together on the Way: Learning to Be the Church Read more

Anglican’s man at the Vatican here to celebrate St John’s College 170 years

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

The Anglican representative to the Roman Catholic Church in the Vatican, Archbishop Sir David Moxon, presided over the anniversary celebrations at the College of St John the Evangelist (St John’s College) on August 12-15. St Johns is the theological college for the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia. It has been located at Read more

Bishops to receive University’s highest honour

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

The former Anglican and Catholic Bishops of Hamilton are both to receive the University of Waikato’s highest honour Archbishop Sir David Moxon and Emeritus Bishop Denis Browne will be recognised for their outstanding leadership and contributions to the Waikato community at the University’s graduation ceremony in April. They will both receive honorary doctorates. Sir David Read more

Pope and Archbishop Moxon share blessing

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

Archbishop David Moxon, director of the Anglican Centre in Rome, was invited to share the blessing with Pope Francis and Archbishop Gennadios of the Ecumenical Patriarchate during a service to mark the conclusion of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. Before taking up his present appointment Moxon was the Bishop of Waikato, The blessing Read more

Anglicans and Catholics agree on 80% of Core Doctrine

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

Archbishop Sir David Moxon says that many people are unaware of the progress that has been achieved in terms of agreement between Catholics and Anglicans on core doctrines regarding authority, the Eucharist, marriage, ordination and the Church as communion. In his view there is broad agreement on 80% of core doctrine, while the remaining 20% Read more

Kiwi played key role in interfaith accord to stop human trafficking

Friday, March 21st, 2014

A New Zealander, Archbishop Sir David Moxon, has played a key role in bringing about an historic interfaith accord against human trafficking. Eradicating modern slavery and human trafficking worldwide by 2020 is the goal of the newly-formed Global Freedom Network. An accord was signed at the Vatican on March 17 by representatives of Pope Francis, Read more

Moxon writes theological reflection on Lord of the Rings

Friday, February 7th, 2014

The weekly English edition of L’Osservatore Romano has published a lengthy essay devoted to the theology of J. R. R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings. The essay was written by former Anglican Bishop of Waikato, David Moxon, who is now the Anglican Communion’s official representative to the Holy See. Moxon wrote: “For those of us in the “Fourth Read more

2 Anglicans from Palm North help make connections at the Vatican

Friday, November 29th, 2013

Two Palmerston North Anglicans have been making their mark in Rome, helping to develop closer links with the Vatican. Former deputy Mayor and All Saints assistant minister, John Hornblow and his wife Jenny have recently returned from Italy, where they worked as assistants to Archbishop David Moxon, past Archbishop of New Zealand, who is now the Read more

Archbishop Moxon meets Pope Francis

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013

The former Anglican Archbishop of New Zealand, David Moxon, has had his first meeting with Pope Francis. Moxon, who is now the worldwide Anglican Communion’s newly appointed ambassador to the Catholic Church in Rome, joined the new Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, in the meeting on Friday evening (NZ time). It was the first time Read more