2024—The First Session of the 56th Christchurch Diocesan Synod

(Page updated 21 February 2024)

This page has all the information Parishes need for the upcoming 2024 Synod which runs 5-7 September.


  • 5 Sep—Synod Eucharist at the Transitional Cathedral.  (@7pm—please arrive early to get seated)
  • 6-7 Sep—Synod at St Christophers, Avonhead.  Sign in commences at 0830 with sessions commencing at 0900.

pre-Synod Meeting presentation

The PowerPoint presentation given in the four pre-Synod Meetings will be situated on this page at the time


Synod Papers and Information

To be provided progressively as they become available.

  • Christchurch Diocesan Synod 2024—Bills and Motions
  • Christchurch Diocesan Synod 2024—Election related matters
  • Christchurch Diocesan Synod 2024—Reports
  • Christchurch Diocesan Synod 2024—Order Paper


Synod Representatives

Synod Presidential Address:

  • Bishop Peter’s Presidential Address to Synod 2024 will become available during or just after it is delivered to Synod.


Synod Presentations

Some of the presentations from Synod will appear here.