Authorised Alterations List

THIS TABLE LISTS ALL CHANGES SINCE THE FIRST EDITION (1989) OF A NEW ZEALAND PRAYER BOOK - HE KARAKIA MIHINARE O AOTEAROA INCLUDING THOSE AUTHORIZED BY THE GENERAL SYNOD / TE HĪNOTA WHĀNUI AND INCLUDED IN THE 2nd (1997), 3rd (2002), AND 4th (2005) EDITIONS INCLUDING THOSE CHANGES CONFIRMED IN 2014.

The following changes remain to be included in this online version:


Pages 691–723Replace with the Revised Common Lectionary

The following changes ARE incorporated into this online version:


Title page1998The Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia
Te Hāhi Mihinare ki Aotearoa ki Niu Tireni, Ki Ngā Moutere o te Moana Nui a Kiwa
Reverse to title pageReference to General Secretary, Box 885, Hastings, a change needs to be indicated.
Page 7 - Section 22004“Other Feasts and Holy Days” is amended by deleting the second and third sentences and inserting the following: “The observance of a festival may displace a Sunday in the Season after Epiphany and the season after Pentecost, but not the Sundays of Advent, Lent or Easter except as provided in guidelines for Precedence in Liturgical Observance provided by the General Synod/te Hīnota Whānui.”
Page 7 - Section A2004Remove all emboldening in Section 2.
Page 8 - Section B2004Remove all emboldening, apart from the heading.
Page 8 - After line 92002Add “The Visitation of Mary to Elizabeth, 31 May (2 July)”, delete from line 13.
Page 8 - Line 72006St Mark the Evangelist, delete “25 April” and insert “26 April”.
Page 9 - Sections C & D2004Remove all emboldening, except headings.
Page 9 - Line 11998Remove words “C Of the Church of the Province” and replace with “C Of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia”.
Page 9 - Lines 2, 31998Delete “the Church of this Province” and insert “this Church”.
Page 10 - Line 71992Add new line before Kereopa and Manihera to read “Carl Sylvius Völkner, Priest and Mokomoko, Rangatira, 2 March”.
Page 10 - Line 92002Kereopa and Manihera of Taranaki, delete “13 March” and insert “12 March”.
Page 10 - Line 112002Heni Te Kirikaramu, delete “30 April” and insert “29 April”.
Page 102010Delete “Mother Marie-Joseph” before the words “Aubert, 1 October” and replace with “Suzanne”.
Page 10 - Last line1992Delete “see also page 16".
Page 112008Add “The Seven Martyrs of the Melanesian Brotherhood, 24 April”.
Page 11 - Line 82002Insert “Ini Kopuria, 6 June”.
Page 112010Insert “Mary MacKillop, Teacher, 8 August”.
Page 13 - Line 41998Delete the words “Church of this Province” and insert “Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia”.
Page 13 - Section 6(iii)2014Insert after Sea Sunday – Second Sunday in July “or on a Sunday as determined by local custom”.
Page 13 - Section 6(iii)2004Insert “Te Pouhere Sunday - Second Sunday after Pentecost”.
Page 16 - Line 319922nd add “Carl Sylvius Völkner, Priest and Mokomoko, Rangatira, Opotiki, 1865, symbols for reconciliation”.
Page 16 - Line 142002Move figure 13 to end down a line leaving Kereopa and Manihera as the second entry for day 12.
Page 16 - Last lines1992Delete reference to 2 Mar C.S. Völkner and the General Synod 1988 beginning process of deleting.
Page 17200824 April “The Seven Martyrs of the Melanesian Brotherhood, 2003”.
Page 17200625 April “Anzac Day” [bold].
Page 17200626 April “St Mark the Evangelist” [bold].
Page 17 - Last line2002Move figure 30 down leaving Heni Te Kirikaramu as the second entry for day 29.
Page 18 - Last line200231 The Visitation of Mary to Elizabeth [bold] (or 2 July) [not bold].
Page 19 - Line 720026 Ini Kopuria, Founder of the Melanesian Brotherhood, 1945.
Page 212010Insert “Mary MacKillop, Teacher, 1909” below “Dominic, Priest, 1221”.
Page 212010Insert “Brother Roger of Taize, Encourager of Youth, 2005” below “Holy Women of the Old Testament”.
Page 21 - 27 Aug1989Monica, not Monnica.
Page 22 - Line 21998Delete all the words and insert “The Builders of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia”.
Page 222010Insert “Mother Teresa of Calcutta, Missionary of Charity, 1997” after the number ‘5’.
Page 242010Insert “C.S. Lewis, Apologist, 1963” below “Cecilia, Martyr at Rome, c.230”.
Page 252010Insert “Thomas Merton, Spiritual Writer, 1968” after the number ‘10’.
Page 45 - Line 291989Add “nui” after “ingoa” to read “Ko koe te Kingi ingoa nui: e te Karaiti.”
Page 208 - Psalm 11“For you are just O Lord, and you ˊ love just ˊ dealing: verse 8 the ˊ upright • shall beˊhold your ˊ face.”
Page 323 - 2nd to last line2008Change “breech” should be “breach”
Page 382 - Line 181998Delete “diocese of the Province” and insert the words “episcopal jurisdiction of this Church.”
Page 397
    - after Section C
2002Before “Baptism normally takes place ...”
D     An Alternative Order for the Liturgy of Baptism Only
These sections are used following the New Testament lesson or Gospel or sermon
God’s Call
The Affirmation (but not including the post-baptismal questions and exhortation to parents, godparents, child, and congregation)
The Celebration of Faith
Commitment to Christian Service
The Baptism
The Continuation of the Liturgy of the Eucharist, or Prayers
Page 419 - Line 71989Embolden “A ki a koe ano hoki.”
Page 435 - Lines 32, 331998Delete “THE CHURCH OF THE PROVINCE” and insert “THE ANGLICAN CHURCH IN AOTEAROA, NEW ZEALAND AND POLYNESIA”
Page 442 - Line 41998Delete “the Province” and insert “the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia”
Page 463 - Lines 23–252010Delete “for all who through their own or other’s actions are deprived of fulness of life, for prisoners, refugees, the handicapped, and all who are sick;” and insert “for all who are deprived of fullness of life, for prisoners, refugees, and those who are sick;”
Page 511 - Line 31998Embolden “careful preparation”
Page 511 - Lines 4, 51998Delete 2nd rubric
Page 515 - Line 241998Delete “Church of the Province” and insert “Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia”
Page 602 - Line 191998Move “and earth” to right hand column
Page 648 - Line 162006Change date for Commemoration of St Mark the Evangelist to 26 April
Page 6512002All the text for The Visitation of Mary to Elizabeth on pages 655 and 656 are moved to here
Pages 655–6562002Remove all reference to The Visitation. [For consistency an Alternative Date listing remains]
Page 662 - Line 191998Delete “Church in New Zealand” and insert “Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia”
Page 738 - Line 61998After 2nd paragraph of directions insert a new paragraph before “Laying on of Hands” in these words “The Laying on of Hands may be conducted by a priest, or deacon or by a layperson duly authorised by the bishop.”
Page 738 - Lines 13, 141994Delete 3rd paragraph after the heading “Laying on of Hands” - that is delete the words ”The Laying on of Hands may be conducted by a priest or by a layperson duly authorised by the bishop.”
Page 738 - Line 231994Delete 4th paragraph under the heading “Anointing” - that is delete the words “The Anointing may be conducted only by a priest.”
Page 739 - Lines 1, 2, 31994Delete 1st and 2nd directions at top of page - that is delete the words “A priest or duly authorised layperson may take the Laying on of Hands section of this service. The oil for anointing of the sick is to be used only by a priest.”
Page 742 - Line 41998Delete the whole of the rubric on lines 4 and 5
Page 743 - Line 21994Delete the words “used only by a priest.” and insert “oil previously consecrated by a priest or bishop.”
Page 743 - Lines 3, 121994Delete “priest” and insert “minister” in each case
Page 744 - Line 21994Delete “or priest”
Page 746 - Line 131994Add new paragraph before the prayer to read “The oil may be consecrated only by a bishop or a priest.”
Page 912 - Line 321998Delete “Province” and insert “the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia”
Page 917 - Lines 22, 231998Delete “Province” and insert “the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia”
Page 922 - Line 171998After the words “Standing Committee of the Diocese” add the words “/Amorangi Whaiti of the Hui Amorangi”
Page 922 - Line 201998Delete “Province” and insert “Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia”
Page 922 - Foot of page2000Delete section (i) and replace with the following: (i) At The Presentation the deacon and priest candidates may be presented in a combined form. The prayer (page 891), The Proclamation, and The Affirmation follow. The Commitment may be amalgamated. The Invocation follows.
Page 923 - Top of page2000Delete section (ii) and replace with the following: (ii) The Ordination of a Deacon follows and then The Ordination of a Priest. The provisions for the giving of a New Testament to the new deacon(s) and a Bible to the new priest(s) and the vesting and giving of symbols of ministry may follow the Ordination of the priest(s).
Page 936 - Question 591998Delete 59 question and answer and insert “59. What part of the Anglican Communion is this Church? It is the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia/te Hāhi Mihinare, made up of Te Pīhopatanga o Aotearoa, the dioceses in New Zealand, and the Diocese of Polynesia. In character this Church is multi-racial and multi-cultural.”
Pages 939-9412004Delete all
Pages 942–9434th edition mistakenly removed the table of dates – these to be re-inserted
All throughout2014Macrons have been added to te reo Māori texts

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