Christian leaders express sympathy for earthquake victims
22 February 2011
Christian leaders express
sympathy for earthquake victims
Zealand Christian Leaders' Congress, a gathering of
Christian leaders from all over New Zealand meeting this
week in Waikanae, join together in expressing their
heartfelt sympathy for the people of Christchurch and
Canterbury in the aftermath of today's devastating
We join with all New Zealanders in unity,
compassing and prayer for the people of the
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Gordon Campbell: On The Tokenism Of New Zealand's Role Against Islamic State
To date, the Opposition has continued to occupy itself with the marginalia of the issue. E.g. whether Key did or didn’t know whether Barack Obama would be present at the US briefing last week on IS, or whether New Zealand’s military involvement is or isn’t already a fait accompli.
It might be better to tackle the issue, head on. Our contribution against IS will be to send SAS forces to train the Iraqis? That’s like offering trainers to General Custer just as the 7th cavalry reached the Little Big Horn.