Religious leaders discuss the word of God in this weekly feature. Published on Fridays, Church Talk discusses themes from the Bible as well as looking at current events in a Christian context.
DESPITE previous plans to admit the highest number of refugees in decades, the United States would be shutting its doors to thousands displaced by conflict in the Middle East, at least temporarily, under an executive order US president Donald Trump is expected to sign this week.
KIA ORANA. Ko te a e te taopengaanga teia o te tataanga no runga i te Manako Maata o te Pure Epetoma no teia mataiti 2017, tena nga tataanga mua i roto i te pepa o nga epetoma i topa.
Ko te rua teia o te tataanga no runga i te Manako Maata o te Pure Epetoma no teia mataiti 2017, tena te mea mua i roto i te pepa o te Varaire i topa. Kua tataia oki te au tumu tapura o te Pure Epetoma e te au Orometua CICC o Rarotonga nei.
IGNORED often in the Christmas story is the event where Herod went in search of the child Jesus in order to destroy him. (Matthew 2; 14)
KIA ORANA te katoatoa rava i teia mataiti ou. Irinaki au e kua mataora ta kotou akamaaraanga i nga ra mamaata i topa koia te Kiritimiti e te Mataiti.
IN ‘A CHRISTMAS Carol’ written by the English author Charles Dickens, Ebenezer Scrooge’s nephew Fred, captures the magic of this sacred time of the year by reflecting that…