Bishop Winston Halapua was elected May 12 to serve as the next bishop of Polynesia -- and therefore as one of the three archbishops of the Anglican Church of Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia.
Rt Rev Dr Winston Halapua
He has taught in the School of Theology for several years. He is the author of several books held in the University of Auckland Library.
Recent titles include a new title of essays by present and former School of Theology staff:
Wainwright, Elaine Mary, Philip Leroy Culbertson, and Susan Smith. Spirit Possession, Theology, and Identity : A Pacific Exploration. Hindmarsh: ATF Theology, 2010.
Halapua, Winston. Waves of God's Embrace : Sacred Perspectives from the Ocean. London: Canterbury Press, 2008.