Posts Tagged ‘Te Kupenga’

Medical doctor replaces theologian at Catholic Theological College

Thursday, February 18th, 2021

The first Dean of New Zealand’s new Catholic Theological College is a medical doctor. Dr John Evangelista (pictured with his wife, Tina)  is described as an active Catholic who has had a strong involvement in the Church both locally and overseas. He was educated as a medical doctor and has 25 years’ experience in senior Read more

Metuamate appointed CEO of new Catholic tertiary body

Monday, February 10th, 2020

Feilding-raised Dr Areti Metuamate of Ngati Kauwhata, Ngati Raukawa ki te Tonga, Ngati Haua and Cook Islands descent has been appointed the first Chief Executive of Te Kupenga-Catholic Leadership Institute. Te Kupenga was formed on January 1 by the merger of Good Shepherd College and The Catholic Institute. Metuamate attended Hato Pāora College. He graduated Read more