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Church and state in Tonga

Sione LaМ„tuМ„kefu

Church and state in Tonga

the Wesleyan Methodist missionaries and political development, 1822-1875.

by Sione LaМ„tuМ„kefu

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Published by Australian National University Press in Canberra .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tonga.
    • Subjects:
    • Church and state -- Tonga.,
    • Missions -- Tonga.,
    • Methodist Church -- Missions.,
    • Constitutional law -- Tonga.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 285-296.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBR1495.T66 L37 1974b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 302 p.
      Number of Pages302
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5432217M
      ISBN 100708104029
      LC Control Number73079252

      The interaction of faith and the community is a fundamental of modern society. The first country to adopt Presbyterianism in its national church, Scotland adopted a system of church government, which is now in world-wide use. This book examines the development and current state of Scots law. Church and state in Tonga: the Wesleyan Methodist missionaries and political development, / Sione Lātūkefu University of Queensland Press St Lucia, .

      Secretariat of State; Congregations. Bishops; Causes of Saints; Clergy; Doctrine of the Faith; Divine Worship Catholic Church in Kingdom of Tonga (Tonga) Area: km². Population: , Religions: Protestant % (includes Free Wesleyan Church 35%, Free Church of Tonga %, Church of Tonga %, Assembly of God %, Seventh Day. Ko E Tohi 'A Molomona [Tongan Book of Mormon] [Mormon Church] on lphsbands.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. foreign edition of the Book of MormonAuthor: Mormon Church.

      Roman Catholic Church of Tonga, Nuku`alofa. 6 likes. Roman Catholic Church of Tonga is a Roman Catholic church in Tonga. It is located in the capital Location: Nuku`alofa. Tonga became a Christian state under George Tupou I in the 19th century, with the Free Wesleyan Church, a member of the World Methodist Council, being established as the country's state Church. Under the rule of George I, there was established a "rigorous constitutional clause regulating observation of the Sabbath ".


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There is no official state religion in Tonga, but around 63% of Tongans are Christian, including around 48% Protestant and 15% Catholic. There is also 18% american Mormon sect. The constitution declared Sabbath a holy day and the law restricts activities on Sundays.

The Catholic Church in Tonga has accepted and included Tongan culture. Tonga does not have an official state religion. The Constitution of Tonga (Revised ) provides for freedom of religion. InQueen Salote Tupou III, who was a member of the Free Wesleyan Church of Tonga, established the Free Wesleyan Church as the state religion of Tonga.

The chief pastor of the Free Wesleyan Church serves as the Capital and largest city: Nukuʻalofa, 21°08′S. The book is dedicated to Queen Salote Tupou III who passed the traditions of the royal family to Latukefu, determined to impart her wealth of knowledge of the Tongan traditional past.

Church and State in Tonga was Church and state in Tonga book first substantial study by a Tongan of the history of the Tongan monarchy and government.

The book is dedicated to Queen Salote Tupou III who passed the traditions of the royal family to Latukefu, determined to impart her wealth of knowledge of the Tongan traditional past. Church and State in Tonga was the first substantial study by a Tongan of the history of the Tongan monarchy and government, a rich documentary study reinforced by.

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Tonga - unique among Pacific nations - never completely lost its indigenous governance. The archipelagos of "The Friendly Islands" were united into a Polynesian kingdom in Tonga became a constitutional monarchy in and a British protectorate in ; it withdrew from the protectorate and joined the Commonwealth of Nations in Tongan Saints: Legacy of Faith [Eric B.

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George Tupou I transformed Tonga into a modern state, abolishing slavery and the absolute power of chiefs. Since the last Tu'i Tonga had no official heir, as the head of the other two royal lines, King George became the only king of Tonga.

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