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The Nafanua Prophesy: An Earlier Version of the One Word for Setting the Scene of Samoa's Religious and Political Formation

Tuisuga, Fa'alepo A. (2007) The Nafanua Prophesy: An Earlier Version of the One Word for Setting the Scene of Samoa's Religious and Political Formation. In: One Word, Many Visions: A re-reading of the Holy Books. Dr Alexander Marthoma Centre for Dialogue and Intertextuality. ISBN 8190236505

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    Abstract

    This paper seeks to show that the Somoan oral traditions venerate the arrival and acceptance of Christianity as a fulfilment of the Nafanua prophecy.

    Item Type: Book Chapters
    Repository Version: Published Version
    Keywords (separated by commas): Samoa, Christian mission, oral tradition, Somaona religious history
    Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220405 Religion and Society
    Socio-Economic Objective: C Society > 95 Cultural Understanding > 9504 Religion and Ethics > 950404 Religion and Society
    Type of Activity: Pure Basic Research
    Subject Area(s): D - Missiology
    Association with University of Divinity: Other University of Divinity
    Depositing User: Cate Headey
    Date Deposited: 18 May 2010 11:37
    Last Modified: 15 Feb 2011 02:40
    URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/393

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