Christian missionaries first arrived in Aotearoa – New Zealand in 1814. Their work involved far more than just attending church and preaching the gospel. These dedicated people were fully involved in the lives of those they came to minister to. Yet we hear very little about them, and nowadays few people even know their names.
In this program we’re going to hear about the dynamic, risk-taking character and faithful devotion of one such individual, Octavius Hadfield. View it now to discover how this man saved Wellington!