Posts Tagged ‘Te Reo’

New translation of Te Paipera Tapu more accessible Comments 0

Monday, September 11th, 2017

Two years ago the Bible Society began a new translation of the Te Paipera Tapu It is hoped the new translation will serve the next generation and be more accessible to young Māori second language speakers. To date, the Gospel of Luke, two Epistles, Jonah, Genesis and Ruth have been completed in modern Te Reo Read more

Tāku Paipera – a Maori Children’s Bible launched in Auckland Comments 0

Tuesday, November 29th, 2016
Tāku Paipera

Last week the Bible Society launched Tāku Paipera, the only Māori Children’s Bible available in New Zealand. Following a Powhiri by students at Middle School West Auckland’s Bilingual Unit, and an unveiling, Tāku Paipera, were gifted to the 25 students. Born and bred te Reo speaker Matt Hakiaha, who spoke at the Auckland proceedings, described  as a “wonderful Read more