News from 10/2017

24 October 2017

Labour Party wins General Election

As New Zealand adapts to a Government led by Jacinda Ardern and the Labour Party, the leaders from other countries send their congratulations: On Friday, Austarlia's Malcolm Turnbull told 3AW he had congrtulated M/s Ardern and would  work constructively with her.  US president, Donald Trump's administration has congratulated the new Prime Minister, Jacinda Adern on forming the next NZ government. A statement from the U.S Department of State on Saturday (NZT) said the US-New Zealand relationship is strong.

Jacinda Ardern performed a 'near-miracle' to win the election - Helen Clark.


2 October 2017

The Power of Now

Last Sunday the conversation was about the differences between Religion, Science and Philosophy: One topic that arose was the way that people in general are not concerned about the mystery of life so much, but seem to take events simply as a matter of course.  This may be because the human mind is bound up with worldly affairs and the attainment of human desires most of the time. Subjects for discussion next Sunday, 8th October; The book by Eckhart Tolle, “The Power of Now” (A guide to Spiritual Enlightenment) 

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