Posts Tagged ‘Christian Samoa’

Professor says Samoa is not a Christian State Comments 0

Friday, November 15th, 2013

A Samoan academic who is a Professor of Law at Otago University,  New Zealand, Professor Rex Tauati Ahdar says Samoa is not and cannot be a Christian nation when people here do a “patchy” job of practicing what they preach. In a paper published this year titled “Samoa and the Christian State Ideal,” Professor Ahdar explored the Read more

Word fell on fertile ground in Samoa Comments 0

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013

Those early Christian missionaries certainly did an impressive job in Samoa. Christianity remains the backbone and strength of the Samoan culture – every village has at least one church and sometimes up to four, with about 10 denominations represented across the islands. Samoa’s motto says: “Samoa is founded on God” and the locals’ strong religious Read more