Peace and Christianity in NZ

Peace and Christianity in NZ


Historical, theological and contemporary perspectives on peace and Christianity in New Zealand
Victoria University of Wellington, 18-20 November 2015

This conference will provide a forum for critical reflection on Christian contributions to peace and peacemaking in New Zealand. It will provide an opportunity to evaluate Christian contributions historically, and to think theologically about the relationship of peace to Christianity. The conference is being hosted by Victoria University, with support from the Religious History Association of Aotearoa NZ, the National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies (Otago), and the College of St John the Evangelist (Auckland).

Conference rates are subsidised: full registration: $80 ($70 early bird); unwaged/student: $40 ($35 early bird) – early bird rate applies where payment/registration is received by 31 October 2015.

Note that there are also a limited number of bursaries available for students, who should apply for these by 31 October.

Full details are available online (including  information about venue, timing, bursaries, and registration), or by emailing Geoff Troughton (