For the first time ever, the second verse of 'God Defend New Zealand' has been sung in both English and Māori at a major national event.
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Ngāti Maniapoto and the Ringtū Church have reaffirmed bonds at the reopening of Te Tokanganui a Noho meeting house in Te Kūiti. The followers of the church founded by prophet Te Kooti Arikirangi Te Turuki attended the dawn blessings of the house following its closure last year for renovation.
The Ringatu faith is now 150 years old. Hundreds of followers converged onto Rangiwaho Marae near Gisborne to reflect on this unique Christian faith and the teachings of its founder, Te Kooti. What does Ringatu look like in 2018 and can it survive?
Tūhoe protected their sovereignty - not Te Kooti.