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Review of what a public theology is and how it is important for Samoa.

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Why is it important?

Public theology give's ministers, theologian's, theological graduates and church people a voice in the public sphere of Samoa. Public theology allows the voiceless to voice their views on public matters. While Mercy Ah Siu-Maliko used Samoan core values to address her public issue of domestic violence, i turn to foundations and structures to address the issue of taking the church (CCCS) to court.

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I hope the article will give people the confidence to voice their opinion on public matters without the fear of banishment.

Faala Sam Amosa
Charles Sturt University

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This page is a summary of: Embodying Aga Tausili: A Public Theology from Oceania, written by Mercy Ah Siu-Maliko, International Journal of Public Theology, October 2021, Brill, DOI: 10.1163/15697320-01530010.
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