Thirteen pastors of the Congregational Christian Church of Samoa were ordained at Malua during the weekend.
The ceremony allowed them to administer marriages and Holy Communion.
The service was well attended by hundreds of church members and leaders from overseas and Samoa.
List of ordained pastors and their wives;
• Rev. Aokuso Lee and Aiga (Apia),
• Rev. Alaifetu Fa’aeteete and Kalala (Vitoria),
• Rev. Brian and Tanaria Kolia (Kolisi Malua),
• Rev. Enoka and Susi Aperaamo (Falealili, Safata, Siumu),
• Rev. Epati So’oula and Vickie (Apia),
• Rev. Hector Panama and Herem (Kolisi Malua),
• Rev. Henry Fata and Orepa (Kuiniselani),
• Rev. Ionatana Te’o and Vaito’a (Falealili, Safata, Siumu),
• Rev. Leiofi Upu and Fa’alili (Niusila i Saute),
• Rev. Letupu and Helen Mata’utia (Apia),
• Rev. Petelo Matelani and Angela(Apia Sasa’e),
• Rev. Sama Fa’ala and Sapi (Niu Sauelese)
• Rev. Semikueva Ugapo and Vesia (Apia i Sasa’e)