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.
“And she shall bring forth a son, and thou shalt call his name Jesus: for he shall save his people from their sins..E tamaiti tana e anau, e ko Iesu te ingoa taau e tapa nona: e akaora oki aia I tona au tangata I ta ratou ara” – Matthew/Mataio 1: 21.
Fifty members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints from the Cook Islands travelled to the United States recently as part of a group excursion to attend the church’s “semi-annual” Conference, held in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Marriage is created and defined by God in the Scriptures as the sexual and covenantal union of a man and a woman in life-long relationship to each other alone, as husband and wife, with a view to displaying Christ’s covenant relationship to his church.