30 Jan 2015

Te Manu Korihi News for 30 January 2015

From Te Manu Korihi, 8:49 am on 30 January 2015

A Presbyterian Church leaders says there are too many schisms between Māori and non-Māori and is urging non-Māori to work harder to form positive relationships with tangata whenua. An executive member of the Maori Catholic Council says one way to encourage more tāngata whenua into the ministry rather than become priests, is to recruit more Māori to become deacons. Auckland's largest hapū hopes to take an active lead in social housing for its people and wider community. A Manawatū tribe is making a claim on an ancient argillite adze that was found on the shores of Lake Ōnoke in southern Wairapapa last year.