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News Tongo » Religion: Kiwis desperate to hear from family in Tonga's Cyclone Gita

News channel or source: https://www.stuff.co.nz/world/south-pacific/101362068/tropical-cyclone-gita-described-as-the-strongest-to-ever-hit-tonga
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Tonga is in preparation for what is being described as the ... But efforts to prepare were hamstrung on Sunday due to a religious ban on trading. One hardware store opened for a short time, with people travelling from the other side of the island to ...

News Tongo » Religion: Pope Reappoints Cardinal O’Malley to Commission for Protection of Minors

News channel or source: http://www.ncregister.com/daily-news/pope-reappoints-cardinal-omalley-to-commission-for-protection-of-minors
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

The new members are Benyam Dawit Mezmur from Ethiopia; Sister Arina Gonsalves of the Congregation of the Relgious of Jesus and Mary from India; Neville Owen from Australia; Sinalelea Fe’ao from Tonga ... Kayula Lesa of the Religious Sisters of Charity ...

News Tongo » Religion: Pope Francis' sexual abuse commission, hit by resignations and criticism, gets a reboot

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/world/europe/la-fg-vatican-pope-abuse-20180221-htmlstory.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

the Netherlands and Tonga, "reflecting the global reach of the church and the challenge of creating safeguarding structures in diverse cultural context,” the Vatican said. The Vatican has said it “worked with almost 200 dioceses and religious ...

News Tongo » Religion: Wests Tigers: 2018 NRL Season Preview

News channel or source: https://www.nrl.com/news/2018/02/23/wests-tigers-2018-nrl-season-preview/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Tedesco's direct replacement Tuimoala Lolohea ($612,000) is another player with the potential to become a Fantasy gun after showing great form for Tonga at the 2017 World ... He mixes his love for travel and religion while sharing snapshots of training ...

News Tongo » Religion: Dustin Woods: The US coach inspiring China's speed skaters in Pyeongchang

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/dustin-woods-the-us-coach-inspiring-chinas-speed-skaters-at-the-winter-olympics/ar-BBJ5tFz
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

READ: Tonga's famous flag bearer achieves 'impossible dream READ ... with -- a case of carrot rather than stick -- and it's an approach that's derived from his religious faith. "Coming to the athletes in a different manner rather than encourage them ...

News Tongo » Religion: Uniting Church backlash to Jonah from Tonga

News channel or source: http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/religionandethicsreport/uniting-church-backlash-to-jonah-from-tonga/5516118
Publication date: uesday 10 June 2014

The comedy Jonah From Tonga ends tonight on ABC1 ... the reaction to Jonah has been mixed; and in some religious quarters, even angry.

News Tongo » Religion: As cardinals age, looking ahead to Pope Francis’s next consistory

News channel or source: https://cruxnow.com/vatican/2018/02/21/cardinals-age-looking-ahead-pope-franciss-next-consistory/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

So far he’s created cardinals from 15 countries that never had one before, such as Myanmar, Central African Republic, Bangladesh and Tonga. Nevertheless ... a member of the pope’s own religious order.) On a handicapping sheet, another good bet would ...

News Tongo » Religion: Francis renews abuse commission but does not reappoint six members

News channel or source: http://www.lastampa.it/2018/02/17/vaticaninsider/eng/the-vatican/francis-renews-abuse-commission-but-does-not-reappoint-six-members-Hv1CZutjCaZ3sJPW6adCAM/pagina.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Arina Gonsalves, a vice provincial for her order in India; Neville Owen, a former senior judge of the Court of Appeal of the Supreme Court of Western Australia; Sinaelelea Fe’ao, coordinator of religious education for the Tonga and Niue diocese ...

News Tongo » Religion: In the Kingdom of Tonga, underwater wonders and Polynesian hospitality

News channel or source: http://gazette.com/in-the-kingdom-of-tonga-underwater-wonders-and-polynesian-hospitality/article/1617360
Publication date: Friday 15 December 2017

Since we had arrived on a Sunday, the village of Ofu was deserted, save for livestock. In the Kingdom of Tonga, respect for religion ranks as high as it does for royalty. The country shuts down on Sundays, when it's illegal to swim, play loud music or ...

News Tongo » Religion: Rebel Talk with Nattali Rize: the Interview

News channel or source: https://www.counterpunch.org/2018/02/23/rebel-talk-with-nattali-rize-the-interview/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Like my mother comes from Samoa, we have a huge Tongan community, and all the islands around ... And still have spaces, safe places for Rastafari to practice [their religion], and just live, and you know, just to keep that culture alive.