Hui Aranga has been a tradition for many Māori Catholic whānau. It is an annual event that happens during Easter where many congregate to celebrate their faith and their Māoritanga.
Tag: Catholic Church. Showing results 1 - 3 of 3
Three major religious denominations have decided to suspend their church services due to COVID-19.
The Catholic Church in Aotearoa has finally responded to Matthew Tukaki’s call for an apology from the Pope. Te Runanga o Te Hahi Katorika ki Aotearoa chair Tui Cadigan said that she is open to a discussion on the issue. “As Kaiwhakahaere of Te Rūnanga o Te Hahi Katorika o Aotearoa, l have not been asked by the New Zealand Māori Council for an opinion from Te Rūnanga regarding any apology being sought by executive director Matthew Tukaki from His Holiness Pope Francis over colonisation of Aotearoa.” However, Sister Cadigan’s personal thoughts are that any Māori is free to make such a petition.