The Objects for which the Fellowship is established are:
- To uphold, maintain and propagate Christian doctrines as set forth in the Holy Scriptures and embodied in A New Zealand Prayer Book, the Book of Common Prayer and the Thirty Nine Articles of Religion.
- To maintain the position of the Holy Scriptures in the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia (commonly hereinafter called “the Anglican Church” ) as the supreme and entirely trustworthy authority in all matters of faith and conduct.
- To proclaim the necessity of personal and corporate faith in Jesus Christ as Lord and Saviour.
- To encourage and promote private and public study of the Holy Scriptures.
- To provide an evangelical Christian contribution to the discussion of contemporary ecclesiastical, moral and social issues.
- To establish maintain and provide theological resources for research study and information.
- To sponsor encourage and support the regular provision of Christian information and study materials through electronic and print processes
- To support wherever practicable the work and witness of Anglican parishes.
- To provide scholarships foundations and grants and otherwise provide assistance and support for the encouragement of Biblical and theological research and education.
- To encourage and sponsor conferences meetings and visiting speakers throughout New Zealand.
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The Articles of Religion
These are a classic statement of Life and Faith, “agreed upon by the Archbishops, Bishops, and the whole clergy of the Provinces of Canterbury and York, London, 1562”.