Kōrero: Catholic Church

Bishop Mariu

Bishop Mariu

The first Māori bishop of the Catholic Church, Takiura (Max) Mariu (Ngāti Tūwharetoa), was appointed Bishop of Hamilton at a ceremony at Tokoroa Marae in 1988. Bishop Mariu died in 2005.

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Society of Mary Archives
Reference: Bishop Max Mariu box

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Rory Sweetman, 'Catholic Church - The Catholic Church in the 21st century', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/29311/bishop-mariu (accessed 3 August 2020)

He kōrero nā Rory Sweetman, i tāngia i te 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 17 Jul 2018