Rūnanganui 2023

Te Rūnanganui Closing Eucharist

The sun was back out in Te Matau A Māui and shining through the colourful stained glass windows of the historic Waiapu Cathedral as Reverend Zhane Tahau Whelan invited everyone...

Awards honour outstanding leaders

As the 2023 Te Rūnanganui came to a close on 30 September, a gala evening celebrated some of Te Pīhopatanga o Aotearoa’s most outstanding leaders.

Te Rūnanganui expands reporting

Finances and audit reports led the final afternoon of this year’s Te Rūnanganui o te Pīhopatanga o Aotearoa that has shifted to a full online reporting mode.

Hāhi holds wānanga on bishops

A new Commission on Episcopal Leadership has gathered vital feedback from Pīhopatanga leaders in the first of many wānanga that will help guide its work moving forward.

Hui scopes out Mihinare education

Leaders of Te Pīhopatanga o Aotearoa took a close-up look at Mihinare-led education in an afternoon on ministry formation, kura and mātauranga at Te Rūnanganui 2023.

Hāhi moves to prevent abuse

A motion acknowledging the pain experienced by survivors of abuse within Church-based care, and seeking to restore their mana and tapu, was passed unanimously at Te Rūnanganui 2023 on Friday...

Hāhi goes deep on suicide

A frank discussion on the sensitive topic of suicide brought together ideas from around the world during Friday’s wānanga at Te Rūnanganui o te Pihopatanga o Aotearoa.It was an emotional...

Te Rūnanganui 2023 seeks to build flourishing whanau

The future mission and ministry of Te Pīhopatanga o Aotearoa as a flourishing indigenous Church will be under discussion when Te Rūnanganui gathers in Te Matau a Maui (Hastings) later this month.