Methodism and The Treaty of Waitangi



Extracts include why the Weslyan Missionaries supported the Treaty; the influence of the Wesleyan Missionaries on the Maori Chiefs in terms of signing the Treaty; examples of the ineffectiveness of the Treaty to protect the basic interests of the Maori People; Methodist Conference Resolutions regarding the Treaty – 1940 and, towards a bicultural church.

Table of contents

Introduction, Extracts, Sources



Primary author: Jones, Barry

Secondary author: Methodist Church

Author biography: Corporate/institutional

Publisher: Methodist Church

Publication format: Discussion document/proposal, Hand-out, In-house document

Publication date: 19 January 1983

Publication place: Unknown

Publication availability: Yes

Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre

Catalog reference: ATOW-4 and AMNC-2

Content type: Explanation of Treaty, Responses, Treaty itself

Collection: Mitzi Nairn

Sector: Church

Formal group: Churches

Informal group: Māori

Culture related topics: Bi-cultural

Historical period: 19th, 20th