Anglican General Synod

Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia

Te Hahi Mihinare ki Aotearoa ki Niu Tireni, ki Nga Moutere o Te Moana Nui a Kiwa

IDC Reference Information May 2010

Here is the Reference Information from the IDC held in Gisborne as at May 2010.

INTER DIOCESAN CONFERENCE

REFERENCE INFORMATION

May 2010

CONTENTS

Inter Diocesan Conference Coordinating Group

Mission Statement.............................................................................. 5

Objectives........................................................................................... 5

Inter Diocesan Conference

Principles............................................................................................ 6

Procedural Matters - Meeting ............................................................. 7

Voting at the Inter Diocesan Conference............................................. 9

Voting for Standing Committee of General Synod/te Hīnota Whānui...... 9

Inter Diocesan Policy on Appointment of Alternate Members of IDC

Bodies............................................................................................... 10

Financial Principles, Regulations and Policies ..................................... 12

Standing Resolutions

1 ABC Guide to Safety................................................................... 14

2 Board of Oversight for National Ministries to Those Under 40....... 14

3 Clergy Housing Tax..................................................................... 16

4 Convening Bishop-Tikanga Pākehā............................................... 16

5 Coordinating Group..................................................................... 16

6 Dean of the College of the Southern Cross.................................... 17

7 Guide to Procedures in Cooperative Ventures............................... 17

8 Guidelines for Oceania Mission to Seafarers’ Chaplaincies

and the New Zealand Dioceses...................................................... 17

9 Inter Diocesan Ecumenical Group................................................. 18

10 Māori Language Competency Guidelines....................................... 20

11 Mutual/Total/Shared/Local Shared Ministry Guidelines.................. 20

12 Procedures for Creating a Regulation for Common Practice........... 31

13 St John’s College Funding............................................................ 32

14 StraNdZ....................................................................................... 32

15 Tikanga Pākehā Liturgical Working Group.................................... 33

16 Tikanga Pākehā Ministry Council.................................................. 34

17 Tikanga Pākehā Missions Council ................................................ 38

18 Tikanga Pākehā Youth.................................................................. 40

Regulations for Common Practice

1 Resignation and Termination of Appointments of

Ordained Ministers ...................................................................... 41

Schedule – Notice of Termination................................................. 45

2 Regulation for the Appointment for Tikanga Pākehā

Ordained Ministry........................................................................ 46

3 Personal Complaints Procedures Related to Tikanga

Pākehā Ordained Ministry............................................................. 49

Synodical Conference Decisions

1 Revised Common Lectionary........................................................ 50

2 Resignation and Termination of Appointments of

Ordained Ministers ...................................................................... 50

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It is our hope that the information contained here will enable Anglicans and others to be informed of the ministry of this Church. The Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia, is a constitutionally autonomous member of the worldwide Anglican Communion. The Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia encompasses the area described by its title. The 1992 Constitution of this Church provides for three partners to order their affairs within their own cultural context. Within Aotearoa New Zealand, Tikanga Pakeha comprises seven Dioceses, Tikanga Maori comprises five Amorangi, the boundaries of which differ from those of the dioceses. Tikanga Pasefika encompasses Fiji, Tonga, Samoa and the Cook Islands, and is known as the Diocese of Polynesia. Publication: 'Anglican Taonga' (Treasure) is a publication affirming the unity and diversity of the Anglican community in these islands. .

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