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There are now more Mormons in Tonga than Catholics, making Mormonism (LDS church) the second largest Christian denomination in the Kingdom after Methodism. Tonga is also the world’s “most Mormon country”, having a higher proportion of Mormons per capita than any other nation.
Thursday 2 October 2014 - 1 comment
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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will construct a new stake centre on a property on Vaha’akolo Road behind the Teufaiva Outdoor Stadium.
Wednesday 10 September 2014
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The One Tonga choral night filled the Queen Salote Memorial Hall with music last night, 8 June, as 13 singing groups from various Christian denominations presented “Glorifing God in Song”.
Monday 7 July 2014
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HM King Tupou VI opened the 91st Free Wesleyan Church Annual Conference at the Laumalie Ma’oni’oni Church in Neiafu, Vava’u on June 26.
Friday 27 June 2014
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Rev Dr ‘Ahio was re-elected this afternoon Wednesday June 25, as the President of the Free Wesleyan Church of Tonga during the 91st Free Wesleyan Church Annual Conference in Neiafu, Vava’u.
Wednesday 25 June 2014
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A small bone, said to be the remains of an English missionary, Rev. Thomas Baker, who was killed and eaten at Navosa, Fiji, in 1867, has been discovered in a small concrete box found beneath a hall in Nausori, Fiji.
Friday 23 May 2014
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A healthy body for a healthy soul and a healthy mind, HM King Tupou VI told members of the Free Wesleyan Church of Tonga when he officially open the 89th Annual Conference of the church yesterday morning, June 28.
Friday 29 June 2012
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Rev Dr ‘Ahio was re-elected on June 27, as the President of the Free Wesleyan Church of Tonga during the 89th Free Wesleyan Church Annual Conference at the Centennial Church, Saione.
Thursday 28 June 2012
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*The ‘Api-Fo’ou Ex-students Association raised more than a million pa’anga during their four days Jubilee celebration from December 27-30, to mark the establishment of ‘Api-Fo’ou by Catholic priests 125 years ago.
Friday 6 January 2012
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Christmas carols were performed in central Nuku’alofa on Thursday night December 1, in a special program organized by the Sisu koe Fetu’ungingila Church Group.
Tuesday 6 December 2011
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White ‘Faka-Sepitema’ on September 28, in Nuku’alofa saw hundreds of women of the Church of Tonga (Hou’eiki) in Tongatapu dressed in white for their annual roll call.
Wednesday 28 September 2011
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White September or ‘Faka-Sepitema’ yesterday in Nuku’alofa saw hundreds of women members of the Church of Tonga dressed in white, gathering for their annual roll call.
Thursday 22 September 2011
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Rev Dr ‘Ahio was re-elected on June 22 as the President of the Free Wesleyan Church of Tonga during the 88th Free Wesleyan Church Annual Conference at the Centennial Church, Saione.
Thursday 23 June 2011
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THE Free Church of Tonga opened a new church complex at Vaini on Saturday, May 14 officiated by Lord Ma’afu and attended by hundreds of church members from throughout Tonga and abroad.
Wednesday 18 May 2011
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Tonga’s Night of Prayer (Po Lotu) for the people of the earthquake stricken city of Christchurch, New Zealand, was held at the Centenary Church of the Free Wesleyan Church of Tonga on Sunday evening, February 27, where nIne choirs from different churches joined in a memorial service.
Wednesday 2 March 2011
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WHITE ‘Faka-Sepitema’ today, September 22, in Tonga saw hundreds of women members of the Church of Tonga dressed in white, gathering for their annual roll call. The women lay preachers answered their call at the Free Church of Tonga located across from the Royal Tombs and the Church of Tonga Hou’eiki at Kilikali on Fatafehi Road on this special day held once a year.
Thursday 23 September 2010
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Rev Dr ‘Ahio has been elected for the second time as the President of the Free Wesleyan Church of Tonga during the 87th Free Wesleyan Church Annual Conference at the Centenary Church, Saione.
Monday 28 June 2010
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Mokofisi misleads the public by claiming that “Christian belief praises men to rule over women,” and unfairly critiques Tongan government, Tongan culture, and Tongan churches for being male-dominated. Nowhere in the Bible supports the above claim about Christianity. Making such claim without any further qualifications distorts biblical teachings about the status of women in society. - Senituli Penitani.
Friday 28 May 2010
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Tonga’s Prime Minister Hon Dr Feleti Sevele met the Head of the Catholic Church Pope Benedict XVI on May 20 in the Vatican City in Rome, Italy.
Saturday 22 May 2010
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Tongan-born Archbishop Jabez Bryce (75) the Head of the Anglican Church in the Diocese of Polynesia passed away at Suva Private Hospital on Thursday, February 11 after an illness.
Tuesday 16 February 2010
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