Tahiti: 200 Years of Christian Culture

Two hundred years ago, in 1815, the recently converted Christian king of Tahiti, Pomare II, was attending worship on the Sabbath day. Suddenly, his enemies under the leadership of the Prophet of Oro furiously attacked the assembly, having been promised an easy victory by their Prophet. The missionaries, however had warned the… 

Review: Robert Lewis Dabney: The Prophet Speaks

Title: Robert Lewis Dabney: The Prophet SpeaksEditor: Douglas W. Phillips This small book offers a brief look at some of Robert Lewis Dabney’s keen intellect and wisdom. The book is compiled into four chapters which contain Dabney’s view of Educat…

Reflecting On the 1820s

[I]n the frame of society in the United States [during the 1820s, will be] found something clearly distinguishing a Christian from a heathen or Atheistic state, something worthy to be imitated by less enlightened communities and less favored natio…

Hiram Bingham, A Residence of Twenty-One Years, pg. 269

This council [of regent, chiefs and missionaries] being conducted in a amicable and Christian manner, unlike the councils of heathenism and infidelity, bowed before the God of heaven and earth, acknowledging his smiles and rich gifts, and implorin…

Madison, The Federalist, No. 10, pg. 68

Men of factious tempers, of local prejudices, or of sinister designs, may, by intrigue, by corruption, or by other means, first obtain the suffrages, and then betray the interests, of the people.?????????Madison, The Federalist, No. 10, pg. 68

“The kingdom of the world has become the kingdom of our Lord and of his Christ, and he shall reign forever and ever.”
—Revelation 11:15