Posts Tagged ‘Maori Bishop’

New Anglican primate for Maori church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia

Thursday, March 8th, 2018

The two existing primates of the Anglican Church of Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia (ANZP) have announced that the province’s third primate will be Bishop Don Tamihere, currently bishop of Tairawhiti. The Church of ANZP is unique in the Anglican Communion in having three primates of the whole province, but with special responsibility for the Read more

Sister hopes for another Maori bishop

Friday, February 13th, 2015

Te Rūnanga o te Hāhi Katorika ki Aotearoa chair Sr Tui Cadigan has expressed hope that Rome will be able to find a way to appoint a Maori bishop to help boost the faith of Maori. She said: “We have to be mindful of the fact that Takuira has been gone now for about 10 Read more

Award winning writer planning a play about Maori Bishop

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014

Aroha Awarau, an Auckland-based journalist who recently won best play at the recent Annual Script Writers Awards for his play Luncheon, says his next play is going to be about the first Maori bishop. “A lot of great Maori writers tend to explore Maori issues in a spiritual or Maori world,” he says. Awarau says Read more