Welcome to the Christian Contemplation Curriculum website, a joint project of the New Zealand Presbyterian and Anglican Schools’ Offices

This web-site offers the following:
  • An overview of the history and range of contemplative practices across Christian traditions,
  • A theology underlying contemplative practice,
  • An exploration of the similarities and differences between secular mindfulness practice and Christian contemplative practices,
  • Some examples of current Christian contemplative practice in schools and ways of building these practices into the daily rhythms of the classroom and/or school,
  • Resources for a thematic approach across educational levels.
  • Topic themed units
  • Chapel resources

We hope you find this web-site a valuable resource in your school or faith community. 
We recommend using the Sitemap to get a sense of what is offered on this web-site (click the + boxes to expand the menu)

We welcome any feedback you might have along with any resources you would be happy to share with others.