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“We may part in sight but not in heart” Reverend Opapo farewells his congregation

24 April, 2017 - 4:34 pm in Community, Latest News, Local News, People, Religion

Reverend Opapo Soanai Oeti preaching for the last time at the Congregational Christian Church at Siufaga, and on his right hand side is the statute of Jesus gifted by the Catholic church after the stigmata occurrence in April 2016 BY Lagi Keresoma APIA,…

Stigmata signs return to Toa on Good Friday

16 April, 2017 - 1:29 pm in Community, Latest News, Local News, People, Religion

  Toa, helped by her mother during the anniversary service at the Malotau Catholic Church on Good Friday By Lance Polu APIA, SAMOA – SUNDAY 16…

Government to collect $4 million if church ministers pay tax

  The Chief Executive Officer of the Ministry of Revenue Avalisa Viali- Fautuaalii, Minister Tialavea Leniu Hunt and the Assistant Chief Executive…

No public taxes were spent on trip to Rome

23 March, 2017 - 12:49 am in Community, Latest News, Local News, People, Religion, Travel, Viewpoint, World

  Reverend Opapo with his daughter Toa and husband Patrick in a public meeting with Pope Francis in Rome BY Lance Polu APIA, SAMOA – WEDNESDAY 22 MARCH 2017: The father of the Samoan woman with the stigmata occurrence since Easter last year, has clarified…

Father of Stigmata woman to quit pastoral duties to serve through family

22 March, 2017 - 3:53 pm in Community, Latest News, Local News, People, Religion

Reverend Opapo Oeti Soana’i talking to the media this morning BY Lance Polu APIA, SAMOA – WEDNESDAY 22 MARCH 2017: The father of the Samoan woman with the stigmata occurrence since Easter last year is giving up his work of 23 years as a minister of the…