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[Sermons in Tongan translation]

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Pages 74 to 118 (Sermons VI - VII)
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VIAF (Name Authority) : Wesley, John, 1703-1791 : URI http://viaf.org/viaf/19686646

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jw.g» VI. g lo Jo (
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“ He ‘oku 1 chi *e Morcre, Koo me‘& ki he ma-
‘cri'oni ‘oku mei he lao, koe tagata kuo fai ia te ne
ir< ni ai. Ka kcrri ‘ae lau ‘ae ira‘cri‘cni ‘oku
mei hetui, ‘era fe ke behe‘i ho loto. Kcfcai tu ‘e
‘ahi hake ki he Irgi? ‘aia kce hehe ke ‘o bifo ‘a
Kalaisi: be, kohai tu te ne ‘alu hifo ki lolofonua?
‘aia koe behe ke ‘o hake ‘a Kalaiai mei he bekia.
Ka koeha ‘ere tala? ‘A ‘eni, ‘oku ofi bekia-
te koe ‘ae folofola, ‘oku ‘i ho gutu, bea H ho
loto: *aia koe behe koe folofola tui ‘oku mau fanogo*
nogo. ” Loma X. 5-8.
1. ‘Oku ‘ikai ke fokotu‘u kehekehe ‘i he botu
tohi ni ‘e he Abosetolo ‘ae fuakaya na‘e fai ‘ia
Mosese, moe fuakava ‘aia kuo fokotu‘u ‘e Kalaisi.
Kabau ,oku tau mahalo behe koe tubu ‘i he ta‘eto-
kaga, he ‘oku han ‘ae gahi lea ‘a Mosese ki mu‘a
‘i he botu ni bea moia ki mui ki he fuakava ‘aia
na‘e kei tu‘u ‘i he kuoga koia ki he ke.kai Isileli.
( Teutalorome XXX 11-14.) Ka ‘oku kau ‘ae
lea ‘a Pf ula, ‘i 1 e hiu ni, ki 1 e frakava ‘oe kelesi
‘eia kuo fai ‘e he ‘Otra mce iaztia ‘i he kuoga
kotoabe, (talu mei mu‘a, bea ‘i he lolotoga ‘ae lotu
faka -Jin bea lain feki mei ke fakel a mai ‘oe ‘Oiua
‘i he bekaro, ) Lea ‘cku ‘ai ia ‘e I aula ke ra tr‘u
kehekehe moe fuakava ‘oe gfihi gaue, ‘aia ra‘e fai
mo ‘Atama ‘i he ‘ene ‘i Balataisr, lea ‘oku malalo
‘e he ni‘ihi koe frakava ke Irka ia kro fai ‘e te
‘Otua moe tagata: bea na‘e behe ‘ae rralalo ‘ae
kau Jin ‘aia ra‘e fai ki ai ‘ee tebi ni ‘e he 2kcse-
tolo.
2. Ko kirautolu ia ra‘e kau ki ai ‘a ‘ene gshi lea
‘ofa ‘i he vahe ni ‘i kero Fc1n ki nr ‘a, ‘o behe,
“Kce fc’ga ‘a kclu loto, 1 (a ko ‘eku kole ki he
Ctra ‘i be fa ab’ga koia ke rau mo‘ui. He ‘oku
ou fskampeni be, cku ‘i ai ka‘anau mamabi‘i ‘ae


60tu*» k*‘okn‘ik*i fori 4 he •ilo totonu. S® kn
me‘a ‘i he ‘ix*i to n*a ‘ilo Ki he mVoaroa*. * .
mei he ‘Otu*, “ ( be koe m*‘om‘oni sol* ‘oxa j
mei he‘ene kelesi mo ‘cue ‘*io‘ur*,
fakamolemole tumg*‘* oe ‘even g*zu agaaaia * uj-
no Alo Bele ‘*e huhoPi ‘*i* ‘oka i* Jis a.) “ xa uaa
feig* oe ke ta‘a *e® nwPoMpaai iaxaekmautoia, '
(‘a ‘enaa ma/onrojau ‘i he ce‘e«i *i k® u*u tiu Xa-
nte i* 'ora f*k*tonuhi* *i ‘axiaadGji* ‘oxa ‘ixa*
*gaf*x*-Otaa, bea ‘oxa ca‘ag*‘*ki i* ‘eaaa ‘444&*«
ki ke ma‘u ‘*e ohi moe f*x*moiemo^O “ xox* iiae
‘ik*i fti te n*a f*x*raiv*i Ki he m**oiiPoaL jx... x a
he ‘Oca*.” Bea x* mi ki he mate, ‘i he ‘en*a mo‘ai faihai*.
8. Na‘a n*a ta‘e ‘ilo ko “ Kaiaisi kos faxageca la
‘oe l*o, k*e ma‘oni‘om ‘ae tagaca xosoao® okji «ai: ”
= Koe'ahi ‘i he ‘ene feiUaua ‘axi ’oi* i* ‘j uj »a-
ha be, xao ne faxagav* ‘as ‘aiaaxi foao o® xo® ia*-
kav*, (‘ai* foci n**® ‘ixai foaici ‘e ns ’Uia* kia .do-
me, k* Kia ‘At*m& ‘i he ‘e ne «ei to.’a ielei,) oja
n*‘e behe fakabatona md, “ Fai ‘®ai, oaa> te xe
‘ni: ” Odd KUO 4d lAKavaa £0X1 m VawdiU Ji d j/d Uv
kava 'oxa lelei baxe, ‘ai* ‘oxa bshe mu i'ni, baa
te ke mouai: tai be* ‘e f*KAmo‘ai ko®; te k® mi.u m
mei he kovi moo m&lohi os ag^haia, b foKi mei hono totogl ‘oia.
4. Bea ’oxa tataa ba moia ‘aa vale ‘ae Xak&i ni idi
‘oxa ai Wd ‘ad huafa ‘o Kalaisi ‘i ha gahi ‘aha ruI
‘Oka ai ‘ae toko lahi 'oka .nPa “ ‘aa xai velega ki
h® ;Oea& >} ka ‘oka ‘ikai ke naj mu a ia “ *o taa
moa boto: " he ‘oka naa *hP’4hi ' ke fokota’a
‘as mVonrom fakuajda»atalu, ka f ai ta uga k; u
‘a ajaaa oai mo ho a* a. lakamoiomils "a h« ‘Osaa:
oaa koia xoki jxi naa iui^j ba« j^a
“ ‘iKai &euaa tie iAkavamu akmaaioia x. as n»‘a*
nPom mei nd Uiaai" a* kjo m> oja xaiga, xoe
feiga •* hoxa lobj ju ‘oxa iota ma'Amoauoia, xe
nm moai. Bja xsa aiki ‘>a taxuPaga la-
k*m*nav*he^jae.rhom)a haia, tea AhPthi xe
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uluaki, ‘aia ‘oka mei he Iao, b aa moe
Oouj xhlalivvhu o«.a ioa mi n< uu’um’uui k1* u
uaei ae tui.
x. x. Boa vakai m% “ Koe ma‘a ki he ma‘OAroai
‘oka. mei ha Lae, kee tajata kne lai ia te no m-> ai
a.. " Jfai mVaaiba, baa fai ke haehaea ‘ae g. game
ni kebeaba, baa ta ne teki mo‘uL ai ‘o tawegaba.
Koa Lae ni ba kee fuakav'a ni, (‘aia ‘oko. tan
fa;a ui kaa Faakiira ‘oa Ghana, ) na‘e faaxt
*a ha Mana ki he tagaba ‘i Balabaisi, oaa na‘e
*ake ‘ai rnhate ia ‘aa oalagafiii haahaaa ki hone
lea katoaba, ke kakata ia baa ‘oua na‘a hala ‘i
ha me‘a ‘e taha, kee tiTnja ia ‘o ‘eaa &n‘u. ma‘n
‘i he mVoui‘oni in)3 miaiha ‘aia an tomu‘a
gaehi ai ia.
2. ‘N’a4© ‘eke ai foki ma‘i he tagaba 4a© fai 4ae
ma‘onioni kotoabo, ‘i lobe boa ‘i tu‘a, ‘a© ta‘eiai
‘oe kori inee tai m/oai xa lelei: ka ‘oia na‘a
fata oe ‘i he‘aae ta‘ou ia mei he lea va‘iga kebexfce,
me© gaae kov’i ketoae©, ka ae bile‘i £oki ‘a
‘ulugaaga kotoaba me “eae gaai heli, me 4eae gam
manaio, ki he talagofna kl ho jbia: boa ke jxo
tu‘n ma‘u aibe ‘i he ma‘oni‘oxu, ‘u nag© koe ma-
4oni‘oai ‘oia na‘e gaeiu ia, i head lobe, boa mo
‘eiie gahi aga kotoabe; iu a s lobe mx a, ‘o hage
kee ma‘a ‘ae ‘Ooua: oaa ae haoaaoa ‘o Catan mee
haehaoa ‘o ‘eoe Tamai i he lagi: Aeemai ke no
‘ofa kia Jiaov’a ko hono ‘Olua ‘axi hono ioio Kaiou,
mo hoao iaumaiie, me ana ‘aUmax, me hoao ivi:
xa a© ‘ofa ki ha laumaiie koGoao© ‘oa kaxai Kao
gaohi ‘© ne ‘Otua, ‘o hag© ko© ‘oxa ‘ae ‘0Gaa Klam
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kiat© ia: Bea koa‘ahi ke ae gane kia Jihora ko
ho hone Jut a *aki ‘a none oaamai Kouoao© baa a©
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‘oa iao ka fai ‘eia na‘a fie m/a*. mah at. Box na‘ e
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<{ Maio tetau ‘oe loto moe mo‘ui ki lie firrgplo ‘oe ‘Olve.
Na‘e ‘ikai ke gofua ke fekaji ‘iii‘i, he fa‘a faka-
mnlemole ba to ki mui ‘i hono fai ki he momo'i lea
^otoabe ‘oe Jan ‘i tn‘a be ‘i loto. Kabau na‘e fai
rotoabe ‘ae gpbi felar 1 rip rp‘e ken ki be »pa ‘oe
mo‘ui fakafu‘aiino, kn rp‘r ‘ikri ke ecpa. ‘o kabau
^a‘e ‘ikai fai ia ‘i he ivi kotoa bea fai ke fugani
lelei bea mo haohaoa ‘ei-.bito. Bea ra‘e ‘ikai ‘aoga
ae ‘ofa ki he ‘Otua ‘aki ‘a ‘etau ‘ulugeaga kotoabe,
/aia na‘e fekau mai mei he fuakava ni, ‘o kabau
na‘e ‘ikai ke katoa ki ai ‘ae kakato ‘o ‘etau aga
takitaha, bea tan ‘ofa kiate ia ‘aki ‘a hotau lauma-
lie kotoa ‘o a‘u ki he gata‘aga ‘o ‘etau mafai.
4*. Bea ua’e toe ai moe me‘a ‘e taka na‘e fekau
mai ke fai ‘ike xre‘oni‘oni ‘oe lao, ‘aeni, ke ‘oua
‘aubito re‘a gata ‘i ba taimi ‘ae talagofua ni moe
ma‘oni‘ori J a‘obaoa ni ‘oe loto bea moe mo‘ui kae
fai ma‘naibe ‘o ta‘etv>ku mei he momeniti koia na‘e
g aohi ai ‘ae tagata ‘e he ‘Otua, bea ne ‘ai ‘ae
m sneva ‘oe mo‘ni ki hcno ava‘i ihu, ‘o a‘u ki
h e gata‘ega ‘ce gebl ‘aho ‘o hono sivi, hea
f okotu‘u ma‘u ia ki he mo‘ni ta‘egata.
5. Pea kceni koe xna‘oni‘oni ‘aia okn mei he Lao
‘cku lea mei ‘o beke ni: “ -Akoe, ‘E tagata ‘oe ‘Otua
tu‘u ma‘u ‘i he ‘ofa, ‘i he ‘imiji ‘oe ‘Otua ‘aia ua‘e
gaohi ai koe. Kabau ‘oku ke fie mo‘ui ma‘uaibe,
tauhi mo fai ‘ae gebi fekau ‘aia kuo tohi ki ho loto.
Ke ke ‘ofa ki he ‘Otua ‘aki ‘a ho loto kotoa. Ke ke
‘ofa ki he laumalie kotoabe ‘oe kakai ‘o hage ko
ho‘o ‘ofa kiate koe. ‘Oua na‘a ke holi ki ha me‘a
ka kce ‘Otua be. Toksga ki he ‘Otua ‘i bo‘o
mahalo kotoabe, kea ‘i he lea moe gave kotoab®
‘Oua na'ake hiki meiate ia ‘i he gaue fakajino be
ko ho loto, meiate ’a ko bo fa‘ifa‘itaki‘aga moe
gata‘aga ‘o ho ui mei ‘oluga: bea tuku ke faka*
inalo kiate ia ‘ae me‘a kotoabe ‘oku ‘iate koe, koe
mafai moe ‘ulugaaga krtrabe ‘o bo laumalie, ‘i
' no aga kotrpke kea ‘i bono katoa bea ‘i taimi
^toabe. “ Fai eui bea t® ke mo‘ui:” ‘E ulo ho‘o


( 78
mama, bea ‘e ‘ajili bulin ma'uaibt ‘a lioo *ofa
kae ‘ona ke toki hiki bake koe ki be nofo'aga
‘oe ‘Otua, ‘aia ‘oku 'i lie lagi, koe‘uhi ke bale
moia ‘o ia'egute bea 1a‘tgnta.
(5. “ Ka koe ma'oui'oiii 'aia ‘oku nniLe tui ‘oku
‘oku lea ‘o belie ni: ‘Oi a naa ke behe ‘i ho
loto, Kohai ‘e fcaIn hake ki lie iagi ? aia koe
belie ke *ohifo ‘a Kalaisi; ’ ( *o I age kuo fekau
‘e he ‘Oma kiaie kit1 ke kf* fai la gaue ta‘e
mafai koe‘uhi ke ue ‘ofa ai kiaie koe: ) “ Bta
kobai ‘e ‘alu hifo ki lolofonua? aia koe belie
ke ‘o hake ‘a Kalaisi mei he bekia. ( ko hage
kuo te‘eki ke fai ‘ae gaue koia ‘e . ma‘u ai koe
‘e he ‘Kiki; ) “ Ka koeba ‘ene tala? Koe folofola”
‘aia ‘e ma‘u ai koe, ko tat-au mo hono galii lea,
bta ke hoko koe ki he mo‘ui ta'egata, “ ‘oku
oii be kiate koe, ‘io ‘oku ‘i lio g’utu bea ‘i ho
loto: ‘aia koe belie koe folofola tui ‘eku niau
fanogouog-o, ” ‘ae fuakava fo‘ou ’aia kuo fai ‘e
he ‘Otim nine tagala agahala ia Jisu Kai* isi.
7 Ko h. no ‘uhiga ‘eni ‘oe “ ma‘ouikoni ’aia
‘oku mt. be tui ’ koe me‘a ‘oku hoko ai ‘ae
fakatonuhia. ( bta ‘e hoko moia 'ae fakamo'ui
ai ai ni Lt a ia.tgaia, ‘o kalau le lau tu‘u ma‘u
‘i ai ‘o a‘u ki he iku‘aga, ) kaia kuo fakaha ‘e
he ‘Onia, ki he tag aia kuo higuL, ‘i he leiei ‘oe
fakaielei ‘oku fai ‘e hono ‘Alo tofu - be - taha - ne
fakatubu. Na‘e kamaia fakaha eni kia 'Atama
hili leva ‘a ‘ene liiga: he na‘e kau ki hono ‘uhiga
‘oe ‘uluaki 1ala‘ofa na‘e fai kia ‘Atama Lea mo hono
hako, ‘aia nake he ai “ ‘e laiki ‘ae ‘ulu ‘oe gata
‘e he hako ‘oe fefine. ” (Senesi m. xv). Bea na'e
mahino Jahi hono fakaha kia ‘Ebalahame ‘e be
‘agelo ‘ae ‘Otua niei he lagi, ‘i he ‘ene behe, “ ‘oku
belie ‘e Jihova kuou fuakava ‘iate au ko ho hako
‘e mon‘ia ai ‘ae gahi bule‘aga ‘o mamani. Senesi
xxn 15. 18.) Bea ‘ajili mahino maria ‘i hono faka-
ha kia oosese mo Teviia, bea moe kau Balofita
na‘e muimui kiate kinaua: her na'e fakaha ia mei-
ate kinautolu ki he gahi toegata kehekehe ‘oe ka-


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kai ‘avOtna. Ka ko honau toko lahi na‘e ‘ikai
‘ilo ki ai: b la koe toko ji‘i ‘aubito na‘e ‘ilo totona
ki hono ‘uliiga. Na‘e ‘ikai “ huluhulu ‘ae mo‘ui
- ihoe ta’e‘auha ” ki h-* kakai Jiu mu’a ‘o hags ko’a
kao fai kiate kitautohi ”aki kae Kosibeli. ”
8. Bea koeni ‘oka ‘ikai ke behe mai ki lie tagata
agahala ‘e he fuakava ni “ Faike ta‘e halaia ‘a ho‘o
talagofaa, bea ke mouiai. ” Ka ne behe ‘a hono lea,
boa ta ‘0 tatau be ‘a hono ta‘e'aoga ’oe gahi gaue
moe gahi mam ahi kuo fai ‘e Kalaisi nn.‘ana, uios
behe mai kiate ia “ke ne ‘ala hake ki lagi ks
‘ohifo ‘a Kalaisi” kos‘uhi ke ne m )‘ui ai, be “ ke
ip ‘ahi hifo ki lolofonna ” ki he mama fufu, “ ke
‘o hake ‘a Kalaisi mei he bekia.” ‘Oku ‘ikai ke lau
mai ha me'a ke fai ‘oka ‘ikai ‘aubito mafai ‘eki-
nautoln : ( ka koe m o‘oni ‘oku ‘ikai fa‘a fai ‘e ha
tag ata be ‘aia ‘oku fekiu mai: ka ‘oku ne mafai
ia ‘i he tokoni niei he Laumalie ‘oe ‘Otua: ) ka,
ne Ian mai ha me‘a behe, ta koe manuki be ki ha
vaivai ‘oe tagata. Ka koe mo‘oni, ‘oka ‘ikai foko-
tu‘u mai ‘e hefuakava ‘o? ialoiof'i ha momo‘i gaae
ke tau 4aia ka ‘ikai fai ‘e ‘ikai ‘anbito hoko ‘a
hotau fakatonnhia: ka ‘oka ne behe mii ke tau tui
kiate ia be ‘aia ‘oka fa‘a “ fakatoauhia ‘ae faka‘otu-
mate ‘oka ‘ikai ha‘ane gaue.” Bea ‘oka ne lau
a ‘eue tai kiate ia kos ma‘oni‘oni, koe‘uhi ko hono
‘Alo, bei moo f ikalelei ‘aia kao ue fai. Na‘e be-
he foki ‘a ‘Ebalahame, he “na‘a ne tui kia Jihova:
bea nelau ma‘ane ma‘oni‘oni. ” ( Semsi xv 6).
“B*a na‘a ne mi‘n ‘ae faka’iloga 'oe kamu mo‘o
sila ‘oe ma‘oni‘oni mei he tui:—koe‘uhi ke ne hoko
koe tamii ‘anautolu kotoabe ‘oka tui,—ke lau ma-
‘oni‘oni kiate kinautolu.” (Loma iv 11). Bea “ Tala-
‘ehai na‘e tu‘u ‘i he tohi ‘o behe” na‘e lau ma‘ana ”
koe‘ulii koia be: ka koc‘uhi ko kitautoln foki: ‘io ‘e
lau m i‘a taua, ‘akitaua ‘oku ta tui kiate ia na‘a ne
fokotu‘u ‘a hotau ‘Eiki ko Jisu mei he bekia— ‘a
‘Ene ‘Afio, na‘e tukuage ke bekia koe‘uhi ko ‘etau
gahi fai hala bea fokotu‘u koe‘ulii ko hotau faka-
tonuhia. ” (Loma iv 28-25). Koe‘uhi ke tau ‘ilo-
bau ‘ae fakamolemola


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"o ‘efau galii agahala, bea moe mo‘ui ka boko mai
kiate kinautolu ‘oku ini.
6. Bea kabau ‘oku belie mai be koclia ‘ae fuakava
*oe fakamoleniole ‘oe ‘ofa tu‘uga‘a mai, moe ‘alo‘ofa
‘oku fai ‘ae fakamolemole? “ Tui bikitai ki lie ‘Eiki
ko J isu Kai aisi bea te kemo‘ui ai. ” ‘I he ‘aho koia
‘oku ke tui mo‘oni ai, koe mo‘oni te ke mo‘ui ai. Te
ke too boko ki he ‘ofa mei he ‘Otua: bea ‘oku ai ‘ae
mo‘ui ‘i lie‘ene ‘ofa a‘ana. ‘E fakamo‘ui koe mei he
mala‘ia bea mei he honhaii ‘oe ‘Otua. ‘E fakaakeake
koe moi he mate ‘oe agahala ki ke mo‘ui ‘oe ma‘o-
ni‘oni. Bea kabau te ke fakakukafi ‘o a‘u ki gata‘a-
ga, mo ke tui bikitai kia Jisu, ‘e ‘ikai ‘aubito te ke
lava ‘ae mate‘aga ua ka ‘i lio‘o kataki ‘ae mama-
hi fakatalia mo ho ‘Eiki. te ke mo‘ui mo bule
foki moia ‘o ta‘egata bea ta‘egata.
10. Bea koeni “ ‘oka ofi ‘ae lea ni kiate koe ”
Ko ho‘o mo‘ui‘aga ni ‘oku ‘ilogofua mo faigofua
bea ofi mai ma‘uaibe. He “ ‘oku ’i ho gutu ia, bea
‘i ho loto, ” *i li f gaue ‘oe Laumalie ‘oe ‘Otua.
Koe momenite koia “ te ke fakaha ‘aki ho gutu, koe
'Eiki ‘a Jisu. bea ke tni *aki bo loto, kuo fokotu‘u ia
‘e he ‘Otua mei h • bekia, ‘e fakamo‘ui koe ” mei he
fakabalaii, bea m u he kovi moe nunu‘a ‘o ho‘o gahi
-agahala kuo fai, bea te ke ma‘u ‘ae malolii ke taulii
ki he ‘Otua *i be ma‘oni‘oni mo‘oni ‘i liono toe ko-
toab? ‘o ho‘o gahi ‘alio ‘i mamani.
11 Bea ka kuo belie, bea koena koa ‘a hono fai
kehekehe “oe ma‘oni‘oni ‘oku mei he Lao,” bea
““ moe ma‘oni‘oni ‘oku mei he tui ? ” ‘ae ‘uluaki,
fuakava, ‘aia koe fuakava ‘oe gahi gaue, bea mo
hono il l ‘aia koe fuakuva ‘oe kelesi ? ko ‘ena faike-
hekehi m > o:ii muiaibj ‘aeni: ‘oku fokotu‘u ‘i he
behe ‘ok i m i‘oni‘oni mo monu‘ia ‘aia ‘oku fai ia ki
ai, bea kuo halaia mo mala‘ia, kuo ne higa mei he
‘iniisi lugilagi‘ia ‘o hono ‘Otua, bea kuo nofo kiate
ia ‘ae houhau ‘oe ‘Otua, bea koe me‘a ‘i he agahala
‘aia kuo mate ai hono laumalie, ‘oku ne ‘alu faka-
vave ki he mate ‘ae jino,


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,moe irate 1a‘ i lie ‘ene belie ni, ‘ae hoko'aga ki he lelei kuo
mole meiaie ia. mo ne toe ma‘u ai ‘ae ‘ofa ‘ae
‘Otua boa mo hono ‘imiji. l.ta Ice fckotu‘u ai ‘ae
mo‘ni faka‘otua ‘i hono laumalie, bia mot; ‘ilo‘i ‘ae-
‘Otua mo ‘tie ‘(fa, ‘aia k< e kamata‘aga. ‘oe mo‘ur
ta‘ega‘a.
12 Alocni: ra‘e belie mai ‘e lie fi.akava ‘oe galiB
gane, kilau ‘c n ‘ae ‘Of-ra. ‘i he ‘ilo kiate ia mo ‘ene agalelei, ‘i he
n:a‘oni‘( ni li ce moinvia. e lotcnn l,e fai ‘e lie
iegaia Laoljua ‘ae tedagofua liachcioa mo fti ma‘u-
aibe ia ki he migimigi‘i kubu kotoabe ‘oe Lao ‘ae
‘Otna. Ka ‘cku fekau mai ‘ae tui be ‘e lie fuakava
‘oe ‘alo‘ofa koe‘ulii ke tee naCu ‘e l.e tagala ‘ae
‘alo‘c>fa moe mo‘ui niei he ‘Otna: ‘ae tui. mo‘ui
kiaie ia ‘ahi ‘oku fa‘a fakatonuhia ki he ‘Otua
‘a ki nan loin ra‘e talagata‘a.
18. I' ke'nn.a’a foki. na‘e belie mai ‘e lift fuakava
‘co gave 1 ia ‘Aiama mo ‘ene fauau fulibe ke nau
ioic gi I ii antoln be ‘ae totogi koia ‘e ‘onii ai ‘e
1 c ‘Olra kiaie kinautolu ‘ae gahi tabi.aki kotoabe.
1 a ‘cku ‘ikai I the ‘i he fuakava ‘oe kelesi, he koc-
‘ubi ‘oku ’ikai La‘atau me‘a ke totogi ‘aki, ‘oku
akamolemole tuugaabe ‘ae me‘a kotoabe ‘e he ‘Otua;
i be me‘a ni be laha, ko ‘etau tui kiate ia, ‘aia kuo
fai ‘ae U tegi *ma‘a tautolu: bea kuo ne foaki ‘eia
ia “ 1 ( e L4 at nbvboifua‘aga koeh.hi ko ‘ctau gahi
hia, mot gah; hia ‘a mamani katoa.
14. Kola lu‘(* ‘eke‘i ‘e he ‘ulnaki fuakava ki he
me‘a \ ku n alu‘aki vamama‘o mei he fanau kotoabe-
‘ae iagaia: ‘io ‘ae talagol’ua ta‘ehalaia, ‘aia ‘okn
n.rma o ‘finbito meiate kinauiolu ‘oku “tu‘itu‘ia mo
fanau i ‘i hergahala.” Ka ‘oku ‘eke‘i ‘e hono ua
‘oe frakava ‘ae me‘a ‘oku ‘ofi mai: ‘o hag© ’oku
ne behe mai, “ Ko koe koe agahala! Ka koe ‘Otua
koe ‘Ufa I Kuo ke Liga koe ‘i he agahala mei he
lagilagi ‘oe ‘Otua, ka ‘oku ai ‘ae ‘alo‘ofa ‘iate ia.
Koia keke ‘onii ‘a ho‘o agahala kotoabe ki he ‘Otua
‘oku fa‘a fakamoiemole, bea tc nau matafi atu os


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lmge ko ha ‘ao. Kabau na‘e ‘ikai te ke agahala, belie
‘e ‘ikai te ne fa,‘a fakatonuhia koe ‘o tau moe a gab a-
la,. Ka koeni ke ke‘unu‘unu mai ‘i lie malohi ‘oe tui.
‘E ‘oji leva ia ‘i he‘eiie folofolo.‘Oua na‘a kemana-
valie. ka ke tui be: he ‘oku fakatonuhia ‘e he ‘Otua
agatonu ‘aia kotoabe ‘okn tni kia Jisu,
j|. Kabau kno tan tokaga ki he gahi me‘a ni. be a
‘e faigofna ‘etau fakaha ‘an ta‘eloto ‘onaniolu ‘okn
falala ki he “ma‘oni‘oni ‘aia, oku mei lie Lao” mop
fai boto ‘i ]ie‘etaii fakavaivai‘i ki he “ma‘oni‘oni ‘aia.
‘oku mei he tui: ” bea ko hono na ia ‘de me‘a ‘oku
kau ki ai ‘etau malaga ni.
‘E ha mai ‘o lalii ‘ae vale ‘onantoln ‘oku koi falala
ki lie “ma‘oni‘oni ‘aia, ‘oku mei he lao ” ‘ain ‘okn
lea mai ‘o belie “ Fai eni bea ke 1110‘ui. ” ki lie me‘a
ni: ‘okn nan kamata ‘i he fai hala: ko ‘enan ‘nlnaki
laka ‘okn hala ‘i he tefito‘i me‘a ni: koe‘rhi foki. ‘i
he te‘eki ai ‘aoga. ke nau ‘amanaki ke ma‘u ha. tabu-
aki ‘o fa kata tan moe fnakava koia, ‘okn tot on 11 ke
nan ma‘n ‘ae aga koia na‘e bate ia. na‘e tomu‘a fai
ki ai ‘ae fuakava. Ka ‘oku hage ha va‘iga ‘etan Ian
belie. lie na‘e fai ia mo ‘Atama ‘i lie‘ene ta‘e halaia/
Koia, ‘ikai •<* gavaivai ‘ae fale kotoa kuo fokotn‘11 ki
he tu‘uga behe’ Bea vakai ki he ta‘etokaga ‘onauto-
lu ‘oku laga hake ki lie fnga ‘one‘one! lie koe‘uhi.
‘okn hage ‘oku ‘ikai te nan manatn, na‘e‘ikai foaki
‘ae fuakava ‘oe gebi gone ki he tagata ‘i be‘ene bo-
ko “ ‘o mete ‘i he gnhi talagata‘a moe agahala
ka na‘e foaki kiate ia ‘i he‘ene kei mo’ni ki he ‘Otna
‘i he te‘eki ai ke ne fai ha kovi. ka. na‘a ne ma‘oni-
‘oni ‘o hage koe raa‘oni‘oni ‘ae ‘Otra: bea. ‘okn galo
iate kinantoln na‘e ‘ikai fokotirn ‘ae fnakava koia.
koe‘nhi ke frr lowii ‘ae ‘ofa moe aga) elei ‘ae ‘Otna a-
ia, na‘e mole, ka koenlii ke/r/roZwbt ia ke ma‘11 ma’u
aide, bea, ke tubulaki foki kae ‘Ona ke fakahaohaoa
ia, ‘i he mo‘ui ta‘egata.
.2. Bea ‘okn galo feki ‘iate kinantoln. ‘oku "alu fa-
no ke fokotn‘u “ ‘enau ma‘oni‘oni ‘a.ia, ‘okn mei he
Lao, ” *ae aga ‘oe talagofua be koe ma‘oni‘oni ‘okn
‘eke malohi ‘e he lao. Kabau ‘e ‘ikai haohaoa mo


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kakato ‘ae talagofua ‘i he migiinigi‘i me‘a kotoabe,
bea la ‘oku fai kehekehe ia moe ]ao mo hono fekau.
Ka kohai ‘iate kimoutolu ‘oku lie fa*a fai ‘ae tala-
gofua behe ni? be te ne mo‘ui ‘i hono fai? na‘a moe
momo‘i kubu kotoabe woe lao ‘aia ‘oku kau ki he‘e-
tau aga ‘i tu‘a be, kohai ‘iate kimoutolu ‘oku ne ma-
fai ki ai? He ‘oku mou ta‘e fai ‘ae gahi me‘a kotoa-
be ‘oku fakatabu‘i ‘e he ‘Otua; ‘ae mo‘a ‘oku lahi
moia ‘oka ji‘i? Bea kohai ‘oku fai mo‘oni ‘aia kotoa-
*oku fekau mai? He ‘oku ‘ikai ha lea ta®‘aoga ‘efai?
‘Oku ‘aoga ‘a ho‘omou talanoa fulibe “ ke tubu ai
‘ae lelei kiate kinautolu ‘oku fauogo? ” Bea kabau
‘oku mou kai be inu, be koeha ha gaue ‘oku mjufai
‘okn fai kotoabe ia ke lagilagi‘ia ‘ae ‘Otna? Bea .< i-
bau ‘oka behe ‘a ho‘omeu ta‘e fa‘a fai ‘ae lelei faca-
tu’ajiao, ‘o - ete nai ,a he‘o.ii)u fa‘a fai ‘ae fe.cau c )-
toaoe no. lie ‘Osua ‘aia ‘oxu kau £i he loo? ‘ae i-
hi fe.cau iota ‘oxu oehe mii met ai ke mroui on 1
h® 'ao ‘o Jill eva ‘ae aga m m gaue ‘i lobo o hmm
laumtlie! He‘o ‘a hornou lobo koboa? ” ‘oku man fa‘a ‘ofa ki he < t-
kai kotoabe ‘o tatau mj homou ‘ofa kiabe kimoutolu
‘oka moa “ fa‘a lota ta‘e tuku mo fa‘a fakafeta‘i L
he me‘a kotoabe? ‘Oku mou fa‘a tuku ‘ae ‘Otua ‘l
homou ‘ao ma‘uaibe? Bea t® mou fa‘a tauhi koa
ho‘omou ‘ofa mo ho‘omou holi bea mo ho‘om>u
gahi ma halo ke talagofua ma‘uaib® ki he Lao ‘ae
‘0 tua.
3. Bea ‘oku gali foki ke mou tokaga, ‘oku ‘ikai ke
gata ‘ae ma‘oni‘oui ‘oe lao, ‘i he‘ene taka bau ami
ai ke tau fai talagofua ki he fekau kotoabe ‘ae ‘3ma,
ki he me‘a ‘oku tabai moia ‘oku tala ke fai, ‘i lot >
bea ‘i tu‘a, ka ‘oku ne behe mai foki ke haohaoi ia
‘i hQ kakato ‘o hono fai. Koe lea ‘oe lao ‘ocu behe
inai ma‘uaibo. “ Te ke gaue ki he ‘Otua 'aki ‘a ho‘o
ivi kotoabe. ” ‘Oku ‘ikai gofua ha tai fakaji‘iji‘i
be: ‘Oku ‘ikai kataki ‘e he lao ha me‘a kuo haia: ieea
‘okune fakamau‘i ‘ae tomui kotoabe mei he katoa ‘o j
talagofua, bea ‘oku ne lau leva ‘ae fakamala‘ia kiat i
ia kuo fai hala. ‘Oku jio bo ‘ae fono ki he agatmu


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•aia ‘oku ta‘e liliu, bea ‘oku ne lea ‘o behe, “ ‘Oku
‘ikai teu fa‘a fai ‘eau ba ‘alo‘ofa. ”
4. Bea ka kuo behe, koliai ‘e fa‘a tu’u ‘i he ‘ao ‘oe
Fakamau koia ‘oku “ne faka‘iloga kotoabe ‘ae gahi
me‘ahala kuo fai? ” Hono ‘ikai koe tokivale ‘akinau-
rolu ‘oku boli ke fakamaua ‘i he fakamau‘aga koia
“ ‘e ‘ikai fakatonuhia ai ha tagaia mo‘ui ‘e toko ta-
ha? ”—ha loko tuba ‘i he hako ‘o ‘Atama. He ka
re tau njal’ai eni ke tauhi ‘aki ‘ae fekau kotoabe ho
tau malohi kotoabe; ka koe fai hala ‘o liuga taha be
•i ha laimi ‘e mole ‘aubito ai hotau hoko‘aga ki he
mo‘ui. Kabau kuo tau fai liala ‘i ha momo‘i ine‘a
‘e faba be kuo gata ai leva ‘etau ma‘oni‘oni. He
‘oku fakamala‘ia ‘e he fonu ‘akiuautolu kotoabe ‘o-
ku ‘ikaf ke fai ta‘e tuku ‘a ‘enau talagofua haohaoa.
Bea koia, ka kuo liuga taha be ha fai hala *i ha ta-
ha, be kuo lahi, be kuo ji‘i, ko hono fakamau‘i eni
“ ‘oku toe be ‘ae fua‘a ‘a ha afi, ‘aia te ne keina ‘ae
kakai ‘oku agatu‘u ” ki he ‘Otua.
5, Bea kabau ‘oku mo‘oni eni ‘ikai koe toki vale
‘oe vale ke kumi ki be mo’ui ‘i he ma‘oni‘oni behe,
‘e ha tagata agahala ino to ki la Io? ’Ae tagata ’aia
‘- na‘e fanau‘i moe hia bea tu‘itu'ia ‘ene fe‘e iate ia
koe me‘a agahala? ” ’Ae tagata ‘aia ‘oku “aga fa-
kamama mo fakakakano, mo fakatevolo;” bea “ kuo
fakalielia mo mousa’a be ; ” bea‘oku‘ikai “nofo ‘iate
ia ha momo’i lelei fakaji‘iji‘i ” ka ‘i he‘ene ma‘u
ha kelesi; ’io na‘a moe mahalo lelei ‘oku ‘ikai ke
ne mafai mei hono loto o‘ona be; he kuo ne aga-
hala ‘i he me‘a fuiibe, kuo ne hoko koe takaoga
kovi bea ‘oku ne faihala ‘i he ‘ene manava kotoabe;
kae huanoa ‘a ‘ene gaahi agahala ‘i he lea moe
gaue kuo ne fai, ‘oku lahi hake ‘i he lau ‘o hono
tu‘oni lou‘ulu ? ‘Ae fakagagau, ‘ae vale lahi koia
‘oia ‘oku ta‘ema‘a, mo halaia, bea hage koe kele-
mutu vaivai, ke miji ke ne hoko lelei ki he ‘Otua
•i he ‘ene ina’oui‘oni a‘ana, be te ne mo‘ui “i he
ma‘oni‘oni ‘aia ‘oku mei he lao 1 ”
6. Bea koeni kabau ‘oku ai ha me’a ‘oku ha
kw. ‘ae vftle ‘oe falala ki “he Moi tjum


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he ho” ‘oku ha ta*?v hr mei ai he boto ‘oravtoln
‘oki fai 'oto tele-' k; he “m?‘oni‘ori &ia '(ku mfi
he ‘Otua ‘i he ini.” E faigofna ke f:ikamo‘oni eni
mei he gaahi lav kno iau fai. Ka tan irku mu‘a
ia. bea ‘okn ha mai koe boto ‘a ‘etan jihki ha falala
ki he ‘etan ma‘oni‘oni. koe‘uhi koe fai ‘a ‘ae me‘a
kokn tan nice mo‘oni. nine aga mo‘oni ‘okn ‘into
kitanioln. He keel a h ka koe iau fakamo‘oni
mei hotan loin nice grin ‘ae apa mo‘oni ‘okn tan
ma‘u ? ‘ikai koe fakamo‘oni ia ‘o ‘etan cnii mo ki-
tautolu ki mamani ‘ae apa kovi: ‘io ‘ae aga
loku kovi labi lake ‘i he me‘a ‘okn tan fa‘a maha-
lo‘i he fa‘a fpbpnpiphr ‘Ikai koe fel’Fmo‘oni ia
ki he '(tai n i 'n cfr? ki be kovi mohiau fel i‘a
ki he lelfi • mo'etav frm *i be fielebi mce fie fai
ki hotan h ie ‘ofaviclr n ee cff! i rpa fakph?!?.
moo gaahi holi vale, moe gaahi manako fakalielia,
lahi; koe kau ‘ofa ki mamani. bea lahi hake ‘etan
‘ofa ki he kovi ‘i he ‘etan ‘ofa ki he ‘Otna? ‘Tkai
koe fakamo‘oni ki he‘ene tatan ‘ae kovi ‘o ‘etdii
mo‘ni ‘i tn‘a mo‘etan aga ‘i loto. bea tahagafaka-
‘otua ia mo ta‘ema‘oni‘oni ‘i he rreS kebekebe? Jo
kno iaiev bono la hi moe gaahi fetu‘u ‘oe lagn : bea
koe gaahi me‘a ia kno tan fakalielia ai kiaie ia ‘aia,
‘okn ma‘a ‘a bono fofoga bea ‘oku ‘ikai te ne fa‘a.
jiofia ‘ae agabala, bea ‘okn ‘ikai ha me‘a ‘oku
totonu ke tan ma‘u meiate ia ka koe fakalili‘a moe
houhau bea moe mate, he koe totogi totonu ia ki
he agahala. Bea ‘oku ‘ikai ji‘i te tan fa‘a fai ke
fakafiemalie’i ‘ae hoi han ‘oe ‘Oiua be le‘ei atn ‘ae
tautea ‘aia ‘oku matu‘al tau ma‘oni‘oni, (he koe mo‘oni ‘okn ‘ikai ha‘ata n
momo‘i me‘a belie, J be ‘i hahtau gave ‘e fai; ka
koe mo‘oni, kaban ‘e trku ‘aia‘aia ‘akitautoln, te
tau ‘ajili fok otu‘u ‘ae kovi ki he kovi. bea tau
fakaa‘au ke galo hifo ‘i he lolot.o ‘oe agahala, bea
tnbulekina be ‘etau fakahonhau‘i ‘ae ‘Otua ‘aki
‘etau gaahi gaue bago, moe gaahi aga kovi ‘o liotau
loto, kae ‘oua ke fakafonu ‘ae kakato o‘etau gaahi
hia bea tau ‘omi ai ‘ae faka‘a.nha fakafokifa. kiate-


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kitautolu ! ‘lkai ‘oku belie ni ‘a ‘c au aga fakaka
kano ? Bea koia, koe fakamo‘oni ‘eni mei he loto
bea moe lougutu fakatouoji, bea ‘oku tatau ia moe
liaki ‘etau ma‘oni‘oni 'aia ‘oku lai mei he Lao. ”
bea ‘oku tau ia nioe aga kua tail to ki ai: bea kabau
kuo behe bea ta ‘oku ha mai ‘ae boto mo‘oni 4 he
‘etau fai belie.
7. Ka ‘oku toe ha ‘ae boto ‘oe fakavaivai kitautolu
ki he “ ma‘oni‘oni ‘aia ‘oku mei he tui ” 4 he me‘a
ni — koe ma‘oni‘oni ia mei lie ‘Otr.a: ko hoiio
‘nbiga ‘o ‘eku ka ni, ko ‘eku belie, kuo t.u'utu‘uni
‘e he ‘kiki ‘ae lakalelei ‘aga kceni, bea kuo ne fili
ia iaie iale, ‘o gali nice ‘Otua ‘oe hoto; bea ‘ikai
koia be, kae gali foki moia ‘aia koe ‘Eiki ma oluga
iaha be ‘o htvani bea mo mamani, bea moe gaahi
jne'a kotcabe kuo fakatubu 4 ai. Bea kccni. ’< kn
‘ikai gali moe lagala ke lea ki he ‘Otua ‘o behe,
“ Koeha 'oku ke lair" bea kohai ‘e fakakikihi
mo ha toko taha ‘oku malohi hake kiate ia. ‘aia
foki ‘oku a‘u atu ‘a ‘ene bule ki he me‘a kotoabe,
ka koia be kuo ‘ikai ‘aubito ha‘ane boto: bea ta
koe boto mo‘oni, bea koe faka'iloga ‘oe fakakaukau
totonu ‘aetau loto lelei ki he me‘a kotcabe ‘e fili
he ‘Otua ke fai ; ke tau behe 4 he me‘a koeni
‘o liage koe me‘a kehe kotoabe, “ Ko Jihova ia :
tnku be kene lai ‘aia ‘oku ne finagalo ki ai.”
8. Ke ‘e lelei icki ‘elau tokaga, na‘e foaki ‘e he
‘Otua ki he lagata agahala ‘ae fakalelei aga moia,
bea na‘e ‘ikai fakahomo ‘ae tagata mei hono nima,
be lamate ke mate ‘a hono manatu‘i 4 he ‘Eiki,
koe‘uhi ko ‘ene ‘alo‘ofa be, ‘a ‘ene ‘ofa mata‘ata-
‘ata, moe agajelei na‘e ‘ikai gali nioe lagala ke
ma‘i.. Lea koia, ‘iloga ‘ae mt‘a ‘oku ne finagalo
‘eia be ke lokotu‘u 4 he ‘ene ‘alo‘ofa mo 'ene
agaltlei, ‘cku ia‘eiau mo kitauiolu, koeu.hi ke toe
boko ai ki heno fim.galo ‘ola, ‘akiuaulolu 4 hono
ga’ahi till, kuo iakamanavahe ‘enau agaiu‘u kiate
ia, bta kuo fucioa mo malohi ‘enau tau‘i ‘a ‘ene
kaiio, ‘oku gali moe boto ke tau ma‘u fiefia ‘ae
tu‘utu‘uni koia ne ogo be koeha ‘a hono aga.


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9. Boa koe me‘a eni ‘e taha. ‘Oku g; li mce boto
ke fai ki he iku‘aga lelei ‘i lie gaue ‘ahi ‘ae ga‘ahi
ine‘a ‘oku lelei lahi. Bea koeni kce ‘iku‘aga be
laha ‘oku lelei lahi taha be, koe knmi ae monu‘ia,
‘ae rnonuba, koia. ‘oku ‘i he ‘Otua. Bea koe ikiTaga
be Taha ‘oku lelei lahi hake ki he t??gata kuo higa
ki he kovi, ko ‘ene toe ma‘u inai ‘ae ‘ofa moe ‘imi
ji ‘oe ‘Otua. Bea koe me‘a lelei lahi, ‘io koe mei
be taha, ‘i he lalo lagi kuo foaki ki he tagata, ‘aia
te ne toe hoko ai ki he ‘ofa ‘ae ‘Otua. ko ‘one
fakavaivai‘i ia ki he ‘‘ma‘oni‘oni ‘aia ‘oku mei he
tui, ” ‘ae tui ki he ‘Alo be taha ‘oe ‘Otua, he koe
me‘a ia ‘oku lelei hake ‘i he ‘etau mo‘ui, bea ki he
‘imiji ‘oe ‘Otua ‘aia koe mo‘ni mo‘oni ‘o hotau
laumalie.
III. 1. Bea ko‘eni, ‘iloga be kohai koe ‘akoe ‘oku
holi ki he fakamol emole moe toe fakalelei moe
‘Otua, ‘oua na‘a ke behe ‘i ho loto, “Ten toinica fui
‘en/ ; ten ikuna ‘a ‘e te kovi kotoabe: bea te
inavahe leva mei he lea kovi kotoabe moe gaue kovi
beate fai ae lelei kotoabe ki he kakai fulibe; bea
teu tomiTa ‘alu ki tale lotu, mo kau ki lie Sakala-
menifi, bea te fa‘a fanego malaga, bea fakalahi ‘ete
fai ki he g. lotu hu.’’ ‘Oiaue ‘a hoku kaiga I Kuo
ke he ‘aubito ‘aubito mei he hala totonu. ‘Oku ke
kei “ta‘e‘ilo ki he ma‘oni‘oni ‘ae ‘Otua” bca ‘oku
ke lai “ ke fokotu‘u ‘a ho‘o ma‘oni‘oni ‘a ‘an,’’
ke hoko ai ‘a ho fakalelei. ‘Ikai ‘oku ke ‘ilo ‘oku
‘ikai jii te ke fa‘a fai ha me‘a lea koe agahala. be
ka ‘i ho‘o toki ma‘u ‘ae fakale'ei moe ‘Otua? B/a
ka koia, bea koeha hono ‘uhiga ‘o ho’o lea ‘o behe,
“Teu tomu‘a fai ‘a ‘eni mo ‘eni, bea te toki tui ?
‘E ‘ikai, ka ke tomulu tui\ Tui ki he ‘Eiki ko Jisu
Kaiaisi, koe totogi fakalelei koe‘uhi ko ho‘o g. aga-
hala. Tukn ke tomu‘a ‘ai ‘ae tu‘uga lelei ni, bea ‘e
iel ei ai leva ho’o fai ‘ae g. me‘a kotoabe.
2. Bea ‘oua foki na‘a ke lea ‘o behe ‘i ho loto ‘‘Ta
“e ‘ikai ma‘u lelei au ‘e he ‘Otua koe‘uhi ‘oku he‘e-
ki ‘ai ke lalii ‘a ‘eku fai lelei. ” ‘Io kofa‘a ha taha
kuo lahi mo haohaoa ‘a ‘ene, lelei ke ne tail ai moe


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mahn‘ofa,‘ae‘ofa mei he mma ‘oe ‘Otua? He
kno ai koa ‘i ha kuoga ha tokotaha ‘i he fanau ‘a
Atama kuo hehe fan ‘a ‘ene lelei ? Bh ‘e ‘i ai ha
toko taha koa ‘o a‘n ki lie gata‘aga ‘o tairm ? Bea
ko koe, fa ‘oku ‘ikai ban momoi lelei fakaji‘ijin :
‘oku ‘ikai ha, me‘a lelei ‘e taha ‘e nofo ‘iate koe.
Bea te ke behe ai be kae ‘oua ke ke tui koe kia
Jisn, ka ‘ikai. ‘e tubulekina be ‘a ho‘o kovi. Ka
koeha liono ‘aoga ‘oe fakalahi ki he kovi bea toki
fakalelei ? Ikai kuo lahi fan eni ‘a ho‘o kovi?
Koe mo‘oni ‘oku ‘afioi ‘e he ‘Otua kuo lahi ia, b^a
voku ika' te ke fa‘a faka‘ikai ‘ekoe ki ai. Bea ka
kuo behe, ‘ona na‘a ke toe fakatuai. Kuo ‘oji teu-
ton ‘ae me‘a. kotoabe. “ Tu‘u hake bea ke fakama‘a
koe mei ho‘o gaahi agahttla.” Kuo fakaava ‘ae
matavai. Koeni ‘ae taimi ke ke fufuln ai koe ke
ma‘a ‘i he ta‘ata‘a ‘oe Lami. Te ne fakama‘a koe
‘o hage koe fai'aki ‘ae ‘isobe, bea te ke ma‘a ai : te
ne frfuln. koe Ha te ke “ hinehina age‘i he sinon. ”
3. ‘Oua ra‘a ke lea ‘o behe “ ka ‘okn he‘eki ai ke
lahi ‘efe fakavaivai : kno he‘eki ai ke ogo hifo lahi.
ki hoto loto ete gaahi agahala ” 'Oku on il o ia
Bea ‘okn ‘ou faka‘ainu ki he 'Otua ke ke ‘ajili ogo‘i
ho‘o gaahi kovi, bta ke loto mafeji ‘aubito ‘aubito
koe‘nhi koia. Kae ‘oua na‘a ke tatali koe‘uhi koe
me‘a ni. Nab gaohi koe ke behe ‘e he ‘Otua ‘i ho‘o
tri kae 'ikai ‘i ho‘o teutcu ke tui. ‘E ji‘i nai ho‘o tag}
kae lahi leva ‘a ho‘o ‘ofa, koe‘uhi kuo lahi ‘aubito ‘a
ho’o agahala kuo fakamolemolea. Kake jio koe ‘i he
taimi ni kia. Jisu. Vakai, ki. hono lahi *o ‘ene ‘ofa
kiate koe! Koefe‘ia ha me‘a na‘a ne fa‘a fai ma'au
kuo t.e‘eki ai ke ne fai ?
“‘E Lami ‘oe ‘Otua, kuo ai ha niamahi,
‘E tatau mo ho‘o mamahi ‘a‘au?”
Jio fakamama‘u kiate ia kae ‘oua ke ne jio mai kiate
koe, bea ne mafeji ai ‘a ho loto fefeka. ’E toki ta-
tau ai ho ‘ulu moe Vai, bea ko ho m ata 'e boko koe
” fauniteui ‘oe loimata.
4. Bea ‘oua fioki na‘a ke lea ‘o behe. “ ‘Oku totonu


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ke u fai ha me‘a 'i he te‘eki ai keu ha‘u kia Kalaisi.’ ’
Koe mo‘oni. kabau ‘e fakatuai ‘e ho‘o ‘Eiki ‘a ‘eue !
boko mai, ‘e totouu mo’Oni bea gali ke tatali ki h?-
’eue ha mai, ‘i ho’o fai ki he gata‘aga *0 hro mafai
”ae me‘a kotoabe kuo ne fekau kiate koe. K1 ‘oka
ta‘e‘aoga ‘etau malialo ‘e behe ha me‘a ‘e fai. He;
oku ke ‘ilo fefe te ne fakatuai ‘a ‘ene hoko mai?
Vakai ua‘e ha mai ia, ‘o liage koe ma‘a hake ‘oe ‘aho
’i ■ l 1 te*e ki ai hoko ki he mamt ‘ n b igibogi. ‘Oiauej
’oua iu‘a ke tuku ’e koe ha taimi kiate ia !
’A. manaki kiate ia i he hona kotoabj ‘ok 11 113 ofi
111a ini kiate koe ! io ‘oku ne tu‘u be ‘i ho‘o mataba!
o. Bea koeha hono uhiga koa 'o ho‘o fie tajali kael
• oaa /ca lahi hake ‘a ko'o feiga moloni bea toki tamatei
ke mate ‘a ho‘o gahi agahala ? koe‘uhi koa ke ‘aoga
lahi hake ke m‘au ao ‘alo‘ofa ‘ae ‘Otua ? Oiaue I ta '
‘oku ke kei alu fano “ke fokotum ‘a ho‘o maonioni
a‘au” te ne aloofa ka e‘ikai koe ulii ‘oka ke tau koe
moia ka koe‘uhi ‘oku ta‘egata *a ‘ene manava‘ofa ; ‘e
ikai fai ia koe‘uhi ko ho‘o ma‘onioni a‘au ka ihe toto-
gi lelei kuo fai ‘e Jisu Kalisi koeuhi ko ho*o gahii
agahala.
Kae‘uma‘a ‘eni: kabau ‘oku ai hano ‘aoga ‘oe fai
fakamo‘omo*oni, ‘oku fefe ‘a ho‘o ‘amanaki te ke fa
behe ‘ekoe ‘i he te‘eki ai ke ke tui ?—he vakai, koe
tui be, koe tefito‘oia kotoabe ‘okn lelei mo‘oni mo
ma’oni‘oni.
Kae ‘um‘aa hake eni: ‘e fefe hono fuoloa ‘o ho‘o
fakagalo‘i ’oku ‘ikai ji‘i ‘aoga ki he ‘Otua ke ue‘i
ia ki he fakaniolemole koe ‘aki ‘ae me‘a ‘oku ke fai
be koia ‘oku ke ma‘u, ‘i he he‘eki ai hoko kiate koe
‘ae fakamolemole koia ‘o ho‘o gahi kovi ? ‘Io bea
‘oku totonu ke ke tomu‘a li‘aki ia ki ho tu‘a bea
malaki ia ‘i ho lalo’va‘e, koe‘uhi ke ‘oua na‘a ke lau
ki ai: he ka ‘ikai te ke fai behe ‘e ‘ikai ji‘i te ke
ma‘u ‘ae ‘ofa mei he ’Otua. Koe‘uhi foki ka ‘ikai
te ke liaki ‘ae falala ki ho‘o ma‘oni‘oni a‘au, ‘e ‘ikai
te ke fa‘a ha‘1.1 mo fai ho‘o kole ki he ‘Otua ‘o tau
moe agahala, kuo halaia, mo he, 1110 mala‘ia, bea
ta‘e ha‘ane me‘a ke fokotu‘u kole, be ha fetogi ke


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‘atu, ka koe lelei ‘oe ’Alo ‘oe ‘Otua, aia na‘a
ne ‘ofa kiate koe 'o ne foaki ‘eia ia koemhi k) koe ”
5. Ko liono faka‘oji. ‘Akoe tagata, be kohai koe,
’akoe kuo fakama’u'i ke mate ; b 1a ’o.ci xe igri ‘i
loco koe agahala koe icuo tukuage ki he malaia,
bea kuo tiofo kiate koe *ae houhau ‘oe ‘Otua: ‘oku
folofola ’a Jihova kiate koe, ka ‘oku ‘ikai ke ne be-
lie mai “ b'ai ‘eat”—tai ke haohaoa ’a ho’o talago-
fua ki he’eku g. fekau, “bea te ke mo‘ui ai;” ka
'oku ne belie, •' Tai xi he ‘Eixi ko Jlsli Kalaisi, bat
to ke nio’iii ai. *’ •• Ok i ot’i ani kiate koe ‘ae lea
•oe tm: tai ki he kosibeii fcanai ni, ki he niommhi
ko‘eni, bea ’i he aga koia ‘oka ke iai ni, ‘io ‘i h o‘o
kei noto koe agahala, lie’ekt te ko him. bea “ Pea
’alo‘ofa ki hu'o ta'enia’oni’oni, boa ko A'.ro g. aga ha I a
*e ’ikul ten to? manatu’i :o ta’egata. ”
MALAGA VII.
KOE HALA KI HE BULE‘AGA.
K io ot’i aia,i *a3 bu.le‘ija ‘oe • hai: Moil f.i ci:o r la ‘o tiu
ki ne Kosioeli.—3iaru 1. xv.
‘Oku to to liu moi he g. lea ni ke tail tokaga, ‘i h.
‘JluaKi akonaxi ki he aga ‘oe locrn mo'oui, waia ‘oku
ui ‘e notau ’Elki *i lie botu ni, “ Koe buie‘aga ‘oe
•UGiia, " 'aia t'oki {oku ne oehe, " kuo ofi niai;” baa
ko ii. Ja, ‘ae haia ki ai, ‘aia ’oku ne fakahinohino
mai ’i ne 'ene tolofuia m, “Mou fakatomala, bea
tui ki he Kosibeii. ”
1. 1. aj uau toniu'a tokaga ki he aga 'oe lotu
mo oai, 'aia ’oku m *e ne ’xjlki ‘i he ootii ni, “ koe
buie’aga ’oe Uma.” "Uku rai'u foki ‘ae lea koia
‘i he oom ae Aoeseboio iam kl lie kakai Loma, ‘i he
‘ene faKaniabaia h. ‘uuLga 'be g. inof ila 'a h. ‘KikL*
‘o bene, ”ivoe buie’aga 'oe ’Ubua 'Oku ‘ikai ko ha
kai mo ha mu, ka koe ina’oni'oui, nioe melino, bea
moe neLa ‘i he Lauinaiw Ma’ourom/’ ^Loiua xiv.
17.)


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2. “ Koe bule‘aga ‘oe ‘Otua, ” he koe loin mo£oni,
“ ‘oku ‘ikai ko ha kai mo ha inn ” 'Oku tan ‘ilo
re‘o ‘ikai koe kau Jin be. na‘e “mamahi‘i ‘ae La‘o ”
6 C : pp xxt. 20, ) ka kop toko lahi foki ‘iate kinan-
tob i pcp ira‘11 ‘ae tui kia Kalaisi. na‘e kei higa ki
be J pc ■fpkpb',‘m’ino ‘a Mofpfp. Bpb koia koe me‘a-
1 ^rabf rp‘o fobi ‘i ai ra‘e ken ki he me‘aka,i bea
moe me‘a inn ‘i he gahi feiJanlau. moe vahevahe
coe me‘a ma‘a moo me‘a ia‘ema‘a. na‘a nan tokaga
lahi ki ai bate kinantoln boa na‘a nau fakainamafa
mo hilifaki ‘ae gahi me‘a koia- kiate kirautolu ‘oe
kakai SenBpile the koe kan hileni.^ “‘aia na‘e
lil’n n a’ ki bo ‘Cb a • ” ‘io r?‘e bb’ ‘anhifo ‘ae
r r f 1'hr I ( yr r p] o ‘p borpr m ibi. ‘i he hotn
1cb pie ra‘a rar brko a+r ki ai. “ Kpbar ‘e ‘ikai te
mm kpmu ‘o fpkpipipr ki be 1r‘i tr‘rni a Moaepe
‘e <;kpi 1e mm leva ke mo‘ri. ( Gere xv. 1. 94.
? Fa ‘okr fokob (n ‘ae lea kehe ‘e be J\bofptolo
‘i be heir 1 obi koeni hea moe pahi botn trhi kehe-
kfbe. l e ‘okr re fpkaba ‘i ai ‘okr ‘ikai koe loin
mo‘oni ‘ae fckaga ki he me‘a kai moe me‘a. inn.
be kce gabi tn‘ntn‘nni fakajino be ‘i bn gahi
gere ‘i b ‘a be: ‘i ha me‘a ‘okr ia‘e kan ki he loto:
be ko boro kakaro mo‘mi. “koe ma‘oni‘mi. moe
meliro. bca moe fiefia ‘i he Laumab’e Ma‘eni‘oni.’’
4. ‘Ikai ‘i ha me‘a, ‘i tr‘a ; ‘o hage koe gahi aga
‘oe failotr moe rarnar ‘i tr<‘a. re ogo ‘a boro lelei
labi ‘arbito. Ne ogo boro rrabmpta lelfi n o gab
koe‘nhi ke ha ai ‘ae gaahi gare ‘oe loio: ne ogo ‘ae
ma‘r mei ai ‘ae fokeni ‘e be kakai tr‘a 'akirarioln
‘okn meimei gain ‘erm ‘ilo ‘i be irf!a ‘okn ran iio
ki ai ; hea ‘acga fcki ki be kakai holo, ‘okr malohi
hake ‘a honan ‘atairni. be ‘okr ai ‘ae ri‘ibi ‘okn
hehe: Io. ne ogo ‘a hero koiofa ‘e he ‘Otra ‘ae
gahi gaue fakafi 'a ‘o hage koia na‘e fai ki be
bakai Jin; kae lolotoga ‘ae tu‘uma‘u ‘ae tn‘ntu‘nni
k oja na‘e ‘ikai ke tu‘u ‘ae lotn mo‘oni ‘i he gaahi
me ? 1 ria. Kn ‘oku mo‘oni lahi. ‘etau lea ‘o kaban
■ an Jar ki he gaahi gaue ‘oku fokotu‘u ‘e he
uagata he! ‘Oku ma‘oluga hake fakamanavahe ‘ae


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loin ‘o Kalaisi boa loloto hifo ‘anbiio ‘i bo gaahi me‘a
behe. ‘Oku ‘aoga mo ’elei ‘ae gaahi gane ‘i tn‘a, ‘o fa-
katatau be mo ‘enan fakaha mai ‘ae lota mo‘oni bea
gata. Bea, ko° vale be ia ‘aia ‘e ta‘e -fie fai ki ai. ‘o ka
ban ‘okn tan fai ki ai koe me‘a ke tokoni be kihe‘otau
vaivai faka-kakano. Kae ‘oua na‘a faka‘uhiga kehe ia.
’Qua ra‘a maha o ‘e ha faba V'ku ai hano le^ei ke ian
fa ala ki ai. ‘Orana‘atau maha’o kaban ‘okn ‘ikai
ha g; hi. tn‘n tn4 uni ki he jino ‘okn ‘ikai ai leva ha
lotu mo’oni. He ka ne behe.‘e hoko ia koe me‘a fa-
ka’ie’ia ‘i he ‘ao ‘oo ‘Eiki.
а. ‘Okn ‘ikai ketu‘u ‘ae ]otn mo(oni ‘i he gaahi me‘a
ni ‘i 1-n aga ‘oe fai lotu ‘i tn‘a moe gahi tu‘ntu‘nni.
(okn ‘ikai tn‘n ‘re mo‘oni ‘oe lotn i ha momo‘i gane
‘okn f ii ‘i tn‘a. Koe mo‘oni koe tagata ‘okn fai ha
gahi e’aue kovi mo agahala ‘okn ‘ikai ji’i into ia ‘ae
’otTi i’in‘oni: bea ‘okn ‘ikai foki koe iotn mo‘oni ia ‘o
kaban ‘okn ne fai ki he kakai kehe ‘aia ‘e ‘ikai te ne
’oto 1 ' fai mai ‘ekinauto’u kiate ia. Bea ‘oku mo‘oni
foki ( ni, ‘oku ‘ikai lia lotu mo‘oni ‘i he tagata koia,
‘oku ” ‘i'o ke f:i,i‘ae lelei ka‘okn ‘ikai te ne fai.
Ka ‘oku fa‘a fai ‘e ba tagata ke ta‘ofi ‘eia ia mei he
fai k< vi ‘i tu‘a. bea ne fai ‘aia ‘oku ui koe ’elei. ka
lie k( i. majiva‘i he lotu ino‘oni. ‘Io ‘e fa‘a fai ‘e ha
toko r.a ‘ae gane be taha‘i tu‘a, koe fafaga ‘ae kan
fiekaO be koe fakakofn’i ‘ae ban te efna. kae 1 o’o toga,
be hone tai. ‘e lotu mo’oni ’ae toko taha. bea ’e ’ikai
‘i he toko taha ha momo‘i lotu fakaji‘i/ji‘i: he koe‘uhi
’okn ' ane ‘ae taha mei lie‘ene ‘ofa ki he ‘Otua. bea
koe ioko taha mei hemanako ki he fa.kama’o mei he
kakak Koia kaiga ‘oku ha mai. ‘oku tnbn mei he lo-
tn mo’oni ‘ae gaue lelei moe lea. le’ei kotoabe. ka
‘oku ’ikai gate ia ‘i he me‘a ‘i tn‘a, ka ‘oku ololo
age; io ‘oku nofo ia “ ki he tag-ata, fufu ‘oe loto.
б. ‘Okn behe moe loto. He‘oku ‘ikai ke firn ’ae
lotu m i‘oni ‘i he mo‘oni be ’oo lea. be ‘i he totonu ’oe
fakakankan: h > neogo ‘okn ‘ikai kan toiiu ’ae gahi
me’a ni ki tu‘a jin ). ka ‘okn‘ikai kauia ki he aumalie
loto. k.i ‘oku kan be hi he ‘ete fa‘a fakakankau.
‘E fa a fai be ‘e lia tagata ke ne ma’u ’ae lea totonu


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kitiih?; bn rio bake foki ki ho takakaukau totonu,
'i > o 31 n ‘ b 11 f n vi ii ‘i h 3 ‘a > ’> ho no gahi fili
kotoaboto ne fa’a in.ru ‘ao mahalo botona ki he faka-
tnbu tagata‘o h )tau * E ?3 i p jdii-i’Jj Poke
Tolu‘i he ‘Obiia be Paha, boa moe akon&xi ki'oabi
Sj.cu fakaha ‘i ho ohi Tabu ‘ae ‘Otua; te ue
fa’a fakamo‘oui ki he tefito‘i akonaki ‘e tolu ‘aia
‘oka ui koo fai ‘a i kau ‘Abisotolo, mio Pul faka<-
Naisia, b-oa'm )-o Tai faka-Ataaai', bea ne ogo ’e
no mm eu; kouoabi. ‘a mijiva naiia ‘i ho lotumo‘o-
ni, ‘o tatau. nio ha J.n, bo ha Maho nori, bo ha taha
hiteui. ’E m -urn h t.itan ‘ene tui moo ttu ‘ae Pevo.o,
f kae ’ikai tar.au fau nai moia, he ’octi fa’a liala hie
tigata kotiabe ’i ha ini’a; ka ‘oku faigata‘a nai ki
he tevolo ke ne hila ‘i lie‘ene fakakaakau,) bea lolo-
r.oga eni ‘e fa‘a n.ho ‘ae tagata kola ki* miili boa
mirm‘o ’aioir/j moi ag i ’oo 1 >ou m real ’oo Io^h
7. K>o 1 )bii ‘oo k>jo kna 03 ‘octi G)DHid £3 ai koo
lotu mroni: koix bo ’o.d mita’aci mihiViga lahi ‘i
he ‘ao ‘oo ‘Otut. ‘ J. ag i *e
ho‘Abosetolo ‘i he lea ni ‘e tilu, “ koo mVouroai,
ni >o niolin >, bet mio fiefia ’i ho Ltumilie Ma‘oui‘o-
ni. ” Ko hono ’uluaki/joe nia'oiii'oibi, ‘E ‘ikai‘ilogata’a
eni ‘o kabau to tan minam ki ho f)lofola ‘a hotau
‘Eiki, *i he‘enc fakaha mai ‘a hono va‘a lalahi ’o ua
’aia ’okn ” tan tan ki ai hie Lie xitoa mio Pohi Ba-
lofita.” “Te ke ‘of a ki he ‘.Eiki ko ho ‘Otua, ‘o fai
‘aki ‘ae kotoa ‘o ho loto, moe kotoa ‘o ho laumalie,
moe kotoa ‘o ho ‘atamai moe kotoa ‘o ho ivi, ‘oku
tu‘ukimii‘a ‘a eni ( Ma4ake xii. 30, ) ‘ae ‘nluaki va‘a
lain ‘oe ma’oni’oni faka-Kalisitiani. Te ke fakafiefia
kee ia Jihova ko ho ‘Ocua; bea te ke kumi mo ‘ilo
mei iute ia ‘ae monu‘ia kotoabe. ‘E hoko ia “ ko ho
ba, ‘o hilii ‘aubito lio‘o totogi, ”‘i taimi, bea beheai-|
bo ‘o lauikuoga. Te ke ui ‘aki ho malolii kotoabe'
“ Kohai ni ) k >e ‘okn ‘on ma‘u i lagi r bea ‘oku ‘ikai
ha’aku too manako ’i mamani. ” l’e ke fanogo mo i
fai ki he folofola ‘aia ‘okn belie mai, “ Tama, tuku
mai ho loto. ’’ Boa ‘o ka ke ka i’oaki ho loto mo ho
iaurnalie, ke ne bule tafataha 4i ai} ‘e totoa ‘a hire


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kalaga mu mol he fonu ‘o ho loto, “ ‘Oku *ou hau-
'alofa'ia ki he ‘at'ioaa, ‘a h)ka milohigb k> Jihova.
Ki h )ku mragi ‘a Jihiva, nil ‘eku kilo, mo hoka
hao’aga: ko hoxa ‘Jeat ko h >ka mikitu’u ia, ‘aia
’oka fai ki ai ‘eku hufaga.
8. Baa ‘oku ba ba a mi eai ‘a hono ua 'oe fekau; ‘oku
biki ua eni m >e va‘a lahi ‘e taha ‘od ma‘oni‘oni faka
Kalisitiani; 'ai.i ‘oka belie " fo ke ‘ofa ki ho kauga-
‘abi4 'o haga ba ko hi‘o 'oil kiao xie. " To /ce 'of../
ki ai.— Ce ke fakafuofua ki ho kauga‘abi ‘i he ‘ofa
mei he loto ‘ofa mo Ialei, ‘i ha aga'ofa fakamo‘o-
mo‘oni. ‘i he ‘ofa ‘oxa feiga mo vela ke ta‘ofi mo
hikiatu 'ae kovi nuiate ia, bea ke fakahoko kiate ia
‘ae lelei falibe,—Ki ho Kau>ja‘abi\—ka ‘oka 'ikai ki
ho kaame'a, be ko ho takaga, be ki ha kaiga fakafa-
niili Oe; 'oka ‘ikai ke gata kl he kahai fai lelei, mo
ia 'oxa ’ot’a mo fai fakakaigii kiate koe, ka ki he fa-
nau xotoaoe 'ae cagata, ’ae kakai koboaae, ‘ae
laumalis kotoabe kuo gaohi ‘e lie ‘Ocua. ‘e ‘ikai te
ke IrakL ha baua ne ogo lio’o ta‘emamaba ki ai ‘i
he kaxano mo hum tae ilu ‘a liono maha be ko houo
higoa; ‘io na’a moia ‘oku ke 'ilo ‘oka kovi mo loto
ta'efakafeta‘i, bea ‘oka ne gaohikovi‘i mo faxataga
kiate koe; na'a moia te ke ‘ofa ki ai ‘o hage ko ho‘o
‘ofa kiate koe; te ke holi be ke ne lelei mo’oui ‘i he
nu‘a kotoabe; bea tabau moia te ke fai kiate koe,
‘a ho’o taahi 'ofa kLate ia, koe'uhi ke fakahaofi ia
mei he me‘a kocoabe ‘u mamahi be kovi ai ‘a huuo
laamilie boa mo hono jino.
9. ’fkai koe 'ofa ‘eni, ‘aia ‘‘koe koto ‘ojiki ia ‘oe
Lao? ” ’oka bum kacoa ai ’ae ma’oni’oui faka-Kali-
sitiani ?—*’ae ma’oni‘oni ‘oe loto. He koia ‘oku ‘i
ai 'em ‘oku ‘i ai 'ae “ manava’ofa, moe agavaivai
‘oe loto,” (he ‘oka ‘ikai l ‘‘Koo agalolei, moo agamalu nue fa‘a kataki; (ha
‘oka ‘ikai “ ‘itagofaa 'ae 'ofa,” ka ‘oau tui ia mi
‘amanaki lelei mo fa‘a kataki ‘ae me‘a kotoabe;” )
Bea 'ikai kie m Voai'oni mi’oai eni ’oe mi’ui ‘i tua ?
he '•'oka ’lkaigaue kovi 'aia 'oka 'ofa ki hoao kau-
ga‘abi}” ‘i ha lea tu ’i ha gam ;e lai, ‘Jku ’ikai


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ke ne fa & fai ‘eia mei he loto ha fakamamahi ki
ha toko Taha. Bea ‘oku fai velega ia ki he gaue
lelei kotoabe Koia kotoahe ‘oku ‘ofa mo‘oni ki he
tagata. “‘i-ku ll.i lelei ki he kakai koioalie.« bea
<»ku fai ia ‘i he ta'efilifilimanako moe ta‘emalualoi.
I>e.!i ‘okn " fonu ia i he £alo‘ofa pine fra lelei
kotoabe. ”
10. Ka ‘oku kail ki he loin mo‘oni. he koe loto
‘oku lelei ki he ‘Otra bea mne iagata. ‘ae n a‘oni‘oni
bea nme nionn‘ia foki. He ‘oku ‘ikai hoc £,ma‘o«
ni‘oni ” be, ka “koe melino. bea nine fief’a” foki
“‘i he Laumalie Ma‘oni‘oni. ” Koe meh no ha?
“Koe melino ‘ae ‘Otna. ” ‘aia ‘oku foaki e be ‘Otua,
boa ‘oku ‘ikai ke fa‘a ‘ave ia ‘e mamani; ‘ao meh’no
“ aia ‘okuu niama‘o ‘i he tatae ‘ae ‘atairai kotoabe
he koe me a eni ‘oku ogo‘i fakalai . malie. bea koe
kan-ata ia ‘oe me‘a faka‘otra. ‘ae “grbi ivi ‘oe +u‘n
ka hoko ” ‘oku ‘ikai ‘ilo‘i ‘e he tagaia fakakakano
be, ne ogo ‘ene boto lahi ‘i he gahi aga faksmama.
Era ‘oku ‘ikai te ne fa‘a ‘ilo‘i ia ‘i he‘ene kei ta‘eli-
lin. koe‘uhi ‘“okn ‘ilo fakalarmalie ke ia.” Koe
melino eni ‘oku kabuji ai ‘ae fakata‘eta‘etni moe ma-
niahi oe lotoloiora ; he ‘oku faka mo‘oni ‘ehe Lauma-
lie oe Otua nice lai malie oe Kalisiliani, koe •’fanau
ia ‘ae ‘Otua ” Bea ‘oku kabuji ai ‘ae manavahe ae
manavahe kotoabe okn tubu ai ‘ae feipa mamahi kill*
houhau ‘oe ‘Otua ‘ae nianavalie ki heli; ae manavahe
ki he tevolo : kae ‘uma‘a ‘ae manavahe ki he male.
He koia ‘oku i ai ae nielino mei he ‘Oina h kr re ho-
li he “ke ne tuku folau atu ‘o rent fo n c Kaltifi; o
kabau koe finagalo ia ‘oe ‘Otua
11. Bea ‘oku hoko ae fakaiala, moe melino
moi he ‘Otua i he laumalie koia ‘oku nofo ia ki ai ‘ae
“fiefia ” foki “i he Laumalie Ma‘oniwoni : ” ae fiefia
‘oku fakatubu ‘ihe loto ehe Laumalie Ma‘oni‘oni io ‘ae
Laumalie Ma‘onioni taegata oe ‘Otua. Ko ia ia oku ne
gaohi ‘it hotau loto ‘ae noga moe fiefia moe aga-
vaivai ‘i he Otua ia Jisu Kalaisi “ aia kuo tau ma‘n
ai ‘ae(tmelino, ” ‘moe Otua. Bea koia ‘oku tau fa‘a
lea, malohi ai i he faKamo‘oni ki he lea ae tagata tolii


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Same, “ monu‘ia ka koe toko taha kuo fakamolemo-
le ‘ene talagata‘a, kno ‘ufi‘ufi ‘ene faihala. ” Koia, ia,
‘oku lie fakatubu ki he launmlie ‘oe KaliRi’tiani ‘ae
fiefia, ‘oku malie mo tu‘u ma‘u. ‘aia ‘oku tubu mei
he fakamo‘oni ‘ae Laumalie koe fanan ia cae ‘Otua;
beafoaki ai kiate ia. ‘ae “ fiefia ‘oku ‘ikai malea‘aki
boa ‘okn fai hevani: ” ‘ae ‘amanaki lelei ki he imiji
haohaoa, ‘oe ‘Otua. ‘aia ‘oku ha fakakoga eni iate ia,
ka ‘e toki “ fakaha katoa iate ia: ” hea moe kalauni
‘oe lagilagi‘ia ‘aia ‘e ‘ikai mae, bea kuo hilifaki ma-
‘ana ‘i lagi.
12. ‘Oku ni ‘i he Tohi Tabu ‘ae ma‘oni‘oni moe fie-
fia ni ‘i he‘eua kautaha. “ koe bule‘aga ‘oe ‘Otua, ”
( ‘o hage koe folofola 'a hotau ‘Tiki ‘i he‘etau botu
tohi ni, ) b ‘pga ‘oe lagi. ” ‘Oku ui ia koe bule‘aga ‘oe ‘Otua,
koe‘uhi koe fua totonu ia ‘oe bule ‘ae ‘Otna ‘i he
laumalie. He ka fokotu‘u leva, ‘ae nofo‘aga ‘oe ‘Otna
‘i hotau loto, ‘i he‘ene to‘o kiate ia ‘ene malohi lahi
‘oku fonu leva ia ‘i he ma‘oni‘oni, moe melino, bea
moe fiefia ‘i he Laumalie Ma‘oni‘oni. Bea ‘oku ni ia
koe bule‘aga ‘oe lagi. koe‘uhi. ‘oku hage kuo kamata
‘a hevani ‘i hotau laumalie. He ko kinantolu ‘oku
kau ki ai ‘oku fa‘a lea ‘o behe ‘i ho ‘ao ‘oe kau agelo
bea moe tagata,—
“ Kuo lava‘i ‘ae moUii ta‘egata
Kuo karnata ‘i mamani ‘ae kololia, ”
‘o fakatatan moe Tohi Tabu, he ‘oku fakaha ‘i lie
botu kotoahe, “ Kuo foaki ‘e lie ‘Otua kiate kitauto-
lu ‘ae mo‘ui ta‘egata bea koe mo‘ui koia ‘oku tu‘u 4
hono ‘Alo. Koia ‘oku ne ma‘u ‘ae ‘Alo ( ke bule ‘i
hono loto,) ‘oku ne ma‘n ‘aemo‘ui”(l Jione v. 11,12)
He “ koeni ia ‘ae mo‘ui ia‘egata ke nau fai ke ‘ilo
koe koe ‘Otua mo‘onia be taha, bea mo Jisu ne ke
fekau mai koe Misaia. ” (Jione xvii. 3.) Bea ko
kinautolu ‘oku ma‘u ‘ae mo‘ui ni ‘e gali be ke nau
lea malohi 4 he ‘Otua, ne ogo ha‘anau to ki ha loto
afi,—
“Ko koe, ‘e Jiliova mafiniafi fau
‘Oku mau uga ai; bea ko koe ‘e lau


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Ki ai ‘ae fakafeta‘i, ‘Alo ‘oe ‘Otua.
‘I he aga ‘oe tagata kno ke ha mai.
Koe haleliria mi‘u kiate koe ‘e fai,
‘Ae fakamalo ‘i he io to lagi,
‘0 ofi ki ho taloni, bea behe mei mamani
lie ko hevani ia, ‘aia ‘oku ke ‘afio ai. ”
13. Bea “kuo ofi mai ‘ae bule‘aga n' ‘oe ‘Otua”
be ‘o lagi. ‘I he tainii koia na‘e tomu‘a fokotu‘u
‘ae lea ni, na‘e lolotoga fakamo‘oni be ia, he koe‘uhi
na‘e -fakaha mai ‘ae ‘Otua ‘i he kakano, ” ke lie
fokotu‘u hake 'a honj buie’aga ‘i he ha‘oua'oga ‘oe
kakai bea ne bale ‘i loto ‘iate-kinautolu. Bea ‘ikai
kuo hokojia eni ‘a hono kuoga ? He ‘oka no folofola
mai ‘o bahe, “ Vakai ‘oku ou ‘iate kimoutolu ‘eau
‘i he gahi 'aho kotoabe ‘akimoutolu ‘oka milaga ‘aki
‘ae fakamolemele ‘oe agahala ‘i hoxu higoa, “ ’o a'u
ki he gata‘aga ‘o mamaui. ” ( Matiu xxviii. 20. )
Koia ‘lloga ‘ae botu kotoabe ‘oku ma! aga ‘aki. ‘i
ai ‘ae kosibeli, kuo ot'i ki he botu koia ‘ae baleage
‘oe lagi. ‘Oku ‘ikai mama‘o ia mo kitautolu kotoa
be. Te mou fa‘a hu ki ai ‘i he heua ni, ‘o kabau
te mou fanogo ki hono le‘o, ‘okn behe mai, “ Alou
fakatomala, ‘o tui ki he Kosibeli. ”
II. 1. Koe hala ‘eni: mou fou ai. Tomu‘a faka-
tomala, bea mou ‘ilo ‘akimoutolu. Koe ‘uluaki me‘a
ia ‘i he fakatomala ‘i he he‘eki ai ke tui ‘ae loto;
‘ae ogo‘i be koe ‘ilo‘i ‘oe agahala. Koia ke ke ‘a
‘akoe ‘oku molie. ‘Ho be koe koe agahala moe aga
‘o ho‘o agahala. ‘Ilo be koe hono lahi fau ‘oe faka-
lielia ‘oku nofo iate koe, ‘aia kuo ke he ‘aubito ai
moe fuofua ma‘oni‘oni, bea ‘oku “ holi tu‘u ‘ae
kakano ” ma‘u aibe “ki he Laumalie, ” koe‘uhi koe
loto fakakakano ‘aia “‘oku taufehka ki he ‘Otua,”
bea‘oku ‘ikai “ mo‘ulaloa ia ki he lao ‘ae ‘Otua
bea ‘oku ‘ikai aubito fa‘a fai ke behe. ” ‘Ilo be koe,
kuo ke fakalielia ‘i he malohi moe aga kotoabe 'o ho
laumalie; kuo ke fakalielia tofu be ‘i ho‘o g. ‘uluga-
ga koia, kuo le‘ei kehe ‘ae tu‘uga ‘oku ke tu‘u ki ai.
Kuo fakabo‘uli ‘ae mata ‘o ho loto, bea koia ‘oka
‘ikai ke ha mai ‘ae ‘Otua be koe g, gaue ‘ae ‘Otua


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kiate koe. Kao kabui koe ‘e lie g. 'ao vale moe
tae‘ilo, bea kuo ‘nfi‘ufi koe ‘e he ’ata ‘oe mate.
‘Oku lie‘eki ai te ke ‘ilo‘i lia me‘a, ‘o hage koia ‘oka
tail moe ‘Otua, mo mamani bea mo koe. ‘Oku ‘ikai
kei tatau ho loto o’ou moe finagalo ‘oe ‘Otua, ka
‘oka talagata’a mo mio‘i kehe, bea ‘oku fehi‘a ia ki
he lelei, kl he me‘a kotoabe ‘oku ‘ofa ki ai ‘ae ‘Otua
bea ‘oku manako ia ki he kovi kotoabe, ki he faka-
lielia fuli.be ‘oku fehi‘a ki ai ‘at- ‘Otua. Kuo ma-
vahe ho‘o ‘ofa mei he ‘Ocua, bea kuo movetevete ia
ki he fuga ‘o mamani kotoabe. Kuo to kelekele ua
ho‘o g. ‘ulugaaga kotoabe, ‘a ho‘o fa’a lioli mo hoko
t'ehi‘a, ‘a lio‘o fiefia bea mo ho‘o mamahf, ‘a ho‘o
‘a mana hi bea mo lio'o manavahe, he kuo lahi fau
be ji‘i fau, be ‘oku tuivu id he g. me‘a ‘oku ta'eaoga.
Bea kom ‘oka ‘ikai ai ha haohaoa ‘i ho laumalie;
kae huge koe lea majila ‘ae Balofita, “ mei he ‘aofi-
niina ‘o a‘u id he tuinkaki ‘oku ‘ikai liano ‘ila ‘e
toe koe lavea be, moe makafakafa, moe kafo kuo
kovi.”
2. ‘Oku belie ni kaiga ‘ae fakalielia ‘o ho‘o aga
‘i he kakano mo’orn ‘o no loto. Bea ‘oku tau ‘ama-
naki ‘e fete ‘ae va‘a ‘e tabu mei he tefito kovi behe
ni ? ‘Oku tuba mei ai ‘ae ta’etui ‘aia Uoku he ma‘u
aibe mei he ‘Otua mo’ui ; bea ‘oka lea ia ‘o behe,
‘‘Kohai ‘a Jiiiova, koe‘uhi keu tauhi kiate ia ? Isa!
Ko koe ‘e ‘Obua, ‘oka ‘ikai ke ke tokaga ki ai. ”
Koia ‘oku tubu mei ai ‘ae agahiki ‘aia ‘oka holi ke
tatau moe ‘Otua. Moe fielahi ‘i hono aga kotoabe,
‘aia ‘oka ne lea ai ‘o behe “Kuou koloa’ia, bea kuo
tabu ‘o lahi ‘a ‘eku ma’ume‘a: bea ‘oku.jii lia me‘a
’oku ou majiva ai.” ‘Oku tafe atu mei he matavai
kovi ni ‘ae g. vai kona ‘oe laukau, moe fie fakamalo-
ia moe fieogoogo, manumanu, moe holi fakakakano
moe holi ‘oe mata moe ‘afugi ‘oe mo’ui. ‘Oku tubu
foki mei ai ‘ae ‘ita, moe taufehi‘a, moe fakafajifaji
mie totogi kovi, moe m Iieka, moe fua‘a, moe gahi
mahalo kovi: bea ha‘u mei ai foki ‘ae-gahi holi vale
moe fakatubu kovi ‘aia ‘oka “hokoho^a’i koe ‘aid
‘ae gahi gahau. ‘oe mamahi, ” bea kabau


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tave mo taSmalie ‘a hono ta^ofi. ‘e lomaki ai ho
laumalie 4 he ma.lah’a ta‘erafa
3. Pea koeha ‘ae fna ‘e tubu mei he gahi va‘a
belie ni ? ‘Ae fna be ‘okn kona, mo kovi ma‘u aibe.
‘Oku tubu mei he fielahi ‘n..e fak^lnkihi. ‘no holehn-
le, ‘ae knmi ‘ae fakamalo mei he tagata. koe
kaiha‘aii mei he ‘Otua ‘ae ogoocrolelei ‘aia ‘oku
‘ikai totonn ke ‘atu ki ha faha. kehe. ‘Okn tihu
mei he holi fakakakano ‘ae kai fekinaki moe kona.
‘ae fagabeji, moe agafakalielia., ‘ae fa.iajrahala moe
ta‘ema‘a.; ‘ae fakalielia‘i ‘i he me‘a kehekehe ‘ae
lino na‘e gaohi koe nofo‘aga. ‘oe Lanmalie Ma‘oni-
‘oni. ‘Oku tubu mei he ta.‘etui ‘ae lea moe gahi
P’aue kovi kotoabe. Kae ji‘i ‘ae tai mi ‘o ka ue ke
lau ki ho‘o kovi kotoabe, ‘a ho‘o leahahunoa kotonbe
‘aia kuo ke fakahouhau ai ki he Toko Taha
Afa‘ohiga. mo ke fakamamahi ai ki he Toko Taha.
Ma‘oni‘oni ‘o ‘Isileli: bea moe gahi rane kovi fnlihe
‘aia kuo ke fai. ‘ae kovi ‘ata‘ata boa moia na‘e fai
ka ‘e ‘ikai ke ogoogolelei ai ‘ae ‘Ofna. He ‘oku
ta.‘efa‘alara ‘a ho‘o gahi faihala, ‘o lahi hake ‘i ho
tu‘oni lou‘nlu. Kohai ‘okn fa‘a Inn ‘ee ‘one‘one ‘oe
matatahi, be koe tuluta ‘oe ‘uha, be ko lio‘o galii
agahala a‘an ?
4. Bea ‘ikai ‘oku ke ‘ilo “koe tokonaki ‘a A Pa-
hala koe mate?”—‘o ‘ikai koe mate be ‘oe jino. ka.
koe mate ta‘egata. “ Koe laumalie ‘oku agaliala
‘e mate ia : ” he kno folofola belie ‘ae fofop’a ‘o
Jihova. ‘E mate ia ‘i he mate ‘aga. ua. Koeni ‘ae
totogi. koe tautea ‘aki ‘ae mate ‘e ‘ikai ‘auhito gata.
“ ae faka‘auha ta‘epaia mei he ‘ao ‘oe ‘Eiki. bea
mei he naunau ‘o hono malohi. ” ‘Ikai ‘oku ke ‘ilo
‘oku tu‘utamaki ‘ae agahala kotoabe “ki lie afi ‘o
heli?” ‘Oku meimei vaivai ‘ae lea koia, ka te tau
behe kuo “fakama‘u mo tukuage ki he afi ‘o heli; ”
kuo ‘op hono fakemiu‘i bea ‘okn lolotoga eni ‘a
hono toho atu ke tamate‘i. Kuo ke tan moe mate
ta‘egata. Koe totogi totonu ia ki ho‘o gahi aga-
hala ‘i loto bea ‘i tu‘a. Bea ‘oku totonn be ‘oka
ne fai ni ‘ae totogi kiate koe, ‘Oku ke jio mo ke


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ogo‘i hono mo’oni ‘oe lea ni ? ‘Oku ke ilohau ‘oku
tau mo koe ‘ae honhau mei lie ‘Otua b°a nine faka-
mala‘ia ‘o lauikuoga ? ‘E ‘ikai fai liala ‘ehe ‘Otna oka
ne fekau ‘eia. ke mato‘o ‘ae fuga forma ke folo hifo
koe. bea ke ‘aln hifo ke vave ki he luo ‘oe afi ‘aia ei-
kai ‘aubito toe fu‘ifu‘i kabau kno tuku kiate koe ‘e he
‘Otua ‘a e fakrtomala- mo‘rni, bea ta ‘oku ke ‘ilo ‘okn
mo‘oni ae g. tala ni; hea koe me‘a ‘i he ‘eue alo‘o/Vrfo
‘oku ‘ikai ai ke ke auha, bea tafi‘i koe mei he fuga
‘o ma na-ni
5. Bea koe ha te ke fai ke fakalelei‘i ‘ae houhau
‘re ‘Otna, mo ke faka 16lei moia ‘i he gahi agahnla
kno ke fai, b°a koehihi ke ke hao mei he tantea 4aia
‘okn matu‘aH gali ke io kiate koe? Oiaue, ‘oku
‘ikai ji‘i ha me‘a te ke fa‘a fai; ‘oku ‘ikai ha momo‘i
me‘a te ke ‘ain ki he ‘Otua koe fakalelei ‘i ha g.
kovi, be ha lea, he ha mahalo kovi ‘e taha. Ka
ne ke fa‘a fai lelei ‘i 1 e me‘a kotabe ‘o fua. lan mei
he bona ni ‘r a‘u ki he lora koi? ‘e ioe foki ain lio
lan malie ki be ‘Otra. bra ke tai hi haohaoa kiate
ia ma‘u aibc. ka ‘e ‘ikai fa‘a totogi ‘aki ia ‘ae kovi
kuo hili ‘a hono fai. ‘E ‘ikai te ke ‘ata mei he fai
‘ae totogi kre‘uhi ‘oku ‘ikai ‘eni te ke kei fakalahi
ki ai. ‘E kei katoa be ia ‘o lauikupga. ‘Io, koe
fai ni ‘ae lalagofna. ‘e he kakai kotoabe ‘o mamani.
bea moe kar agelo kotoabe ‘i he lagi, ‘e ‘ikai ‘aoga
ia ke totogi ‘aki ki he ‘Otua ‘i haagahala be taha
Koia. vakai. 1 i hono fakasesele ‘o ho‘o mahalo te
ke mafai ‘ekre lia fakalelei koe‘nhi ko ho‘o g. aga-
hala ‘i ha roe‘a ‘oku ke fa‘a. fa.i ‘ekoe! ‘Oku lahi hake
‘ae totogi ke hnhu‘i ai ba fo‘i laumalie be taha ‘i he
me‘a kotoabe ‘e mafai ‘e he kakai fulibe ‘o mamani
Koia ka ne ‘ikai ha. tokoni kelie ma ‘ae agaha’a
mala‘ia. bea ia koe mo oni ‘e mole ia ‘o ta‘egata bea
ta‘egata.
6. Ka ko‘eri, ka ne fa‘a fai ha fakalelei koe uhi koe
g. agahala kun fai, ‘e ‘ikai ‘aoga ia kiate koe; he
koe‘uhi ‘oku ikai ji‘i te ke fa‘a fai ha me‘a behe ‘i
hn momo‘i gane ji‘i ‘e taba. Kamata fai ni bea ke
‘ahi’ahi. Li‘aki atu ‘ao agahala koia ‘oku ke mo‘ua-


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gofua ai. Ta ‘oka ‘ikai te ka fa‘a fai hono li‘aki.
Bn kt kuj oe'ai, bia ’a fef3 nai 'a ho‘o liliu ‘ae
aga ‘o hro mi’ui nisi he ko.ri kotoabe ki lie fai ‘oe
lelei kotoabe ? Koe mo‘oni. ‘?ku ke matu‘aki ta‘e-
fa'at'ai ia, ‘o kabiai ‘e ‘ik ai tomu‘a liiiu ho loto
He ‘oka ‘ikai fa‘a tabu me. he .akau hag. fua lelei
kae lolotoga ‘oku kovi be ia. Bea ‘oku ke fa‘a fai
‘e koe ke lilia hi loto o‘ou mei he kovi kotoabe ki
he ma‘oni‘onL kotoabe ? ke fakaake ‘ae laumalie
‘.oka mate ‘i he agahala,— mate ki he ‘Otua, bea
mo‘ui be ki mamaui ? ‘Ikai; hage ‘oka ‘ikai t e ke
mafai ke fakami‘ai ha jino mate, be fokotu’u 1110‘ui
ha ‘aga’aga ‘oia 'Oka tokoto ‘i he fahtoka. ‘0 hage
‘oku ‘ikai te ke fa‘a mafai mo‘oni fakamo‘ui fakajihjri
‘ae jino kuo mate, ‘oku behe foki ‘a ho‘o ta‘e fa‘a
rat ke fakamo'ui ho laumalie. Koe mo‘om ‘Oku
‘ikai te ke fa‘a fai ha me’a lahi be ha ine’a ji‘i ’1 he
gaue ni: ‘oku ke majiva ‘aubito ‘i he malohL. Bea
kabau‘okuke ogo‘i eni. ’a ho‘o vaivaL aubito, baa
mo ho‘o halaia mo hono fihi ‘o ho‘o agaha-
la,— koe “fakatomala ‘oku ‘ikai ki ha fakamo’ui
aia ‘e ‘ikai talakitu’a ai ha taha,” ‘aLa ko ho‘o fa ka
melomelo ki he bule‘aga ‘oe ‘Otua.
7. Bea kabau te ke ogo‘i mo‘oni behe ni ‘a ho‘o ga-
hi agahala ‘i loto bea ‘i tu’a mo ho‘o halaia mo ho‘o
matiTaki vaivai bea fakalahi aki ia ’ae gahi aga ‘oka
tau mo agahala, ‘ae mamahi ‘oe loto koe‘uhi ko ho‘o
Iraki *ae gahi ‘alo‘ofa na‘e foaki ma’au, —‘ae fakato-
mala lain moe tukuaki‘i koe ’e koe be, bea ke tab uni
ho lougutu,—‘ae ma foki ‘oku ikai ai te ke fa’a haga
hake ai ki he lagi—’ae manavahe koeuhi koe houhau
’oe ‘Otua ‘aia ‘oku nofo kiate koe ‘ae mala’ia ‘oka
tautau tonu mai fciho tumu‘aki, bea moe houhau ve-
la ‘aia ‘oku teu ke faka’auha aki ‘akinautolu ‘oku fa-
kagalo‘i ‘ae ‘Otua bea nau talagata’a ki hotau ’Eiki
ko Jisu Kalaisi,—*ae ho 1 feiga ke hao mei he tuala-
ia koia ke ji‘aki ‘ae fai kovi moe ‘ahi'ahi ki he fai
lelei; kabau ‘oku ‘iate koe ’ae gain aga koeni, bea
ta ‘oka oa behe kiate koe ‘i he huafa ‘oe ‘Eiki,
“ ‘oku ‘ikai te ke moe bule‘aga ‘oe ‘Otua. ”


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‘Okzix tos taha ba ‘a ho‘o laka ata bea ke hu leva
ki ai. Kuo ke “ fakabom tla. ” Baa ‘oku kei toe ‘ae
tui ki he kosibeli. ”
8. Ki h'i kosibili, (koi kohbeli, koe ogoogolelei
mi ’ae ua agihaLa liaiaia nu vaivai, ) he ko houo
‘utnga lain ‘oe lea hl, toe gahi mhoui kotoabe kuo
fataiia mai kl ne Gagaca la Jisu Kalaisi, be koe
tala mn ‘oe me‘a KOGoaoe na’e fai mo kataki‘i ‘e
hiGau ‘Blkl loiocoga 'a ‘eiie nofo moe tagata ‘i ma-
lnatn. Bea ko hono katano mo‘oni eni, “ Na‘e
ha‘u ‘a Jisu Kalaisi ki mamam ke fakamo‘ui ‘ae
kau. agahala;" lie “ua‘e ‘ofa belie ‘ae ‘Otua ki
niamani Koia ne foaki hono ‘Alo- tofu- be- talia- lie
fakatubu Koe‘uln Ke ‘oua na‘a tau ‘auha, kae ma’u
Kae rno'ui ta’egata;” oea “ na‘e fai hono hoka‘i
koe ’uhi kbe gain agaliala ‘atautolu, na‘e tuki ia
Koe-ahi ko ‘etau gain hia: na‘e hilifaki kiate ia
hotau tail cea fa Kamel mo: bea ko hono gahi t-a ko
hotau. faitO‘o ia. ”
9. I'ui Ki he me‘a ni, bea ‘e o‘ou ‘ae bule‘aga ‘oe
‘Otua. Koe tai te ke iava ai ‘ae balomesi. ‘’‘Oku
fakamolemole mo Gukuage ‘eia ‘akinautolu ‘oku
fakatomala mo’om, m,o cui mo‘oui ki he‘ene ko*ribeli
ma’oni’om. ’ ‘Uku hoko mat leva ‘ae bule‘aga ‘oe
‘Otua ‘oku behe mai ‘eia kL no loto, “ Ke ke fiema-
lie Koe kuo taKamolemoe ’a ho‘o gahi agahala: Kuo
kc ma‘u ai leva “ ‘ae ma’ouhoni, moe melino, bea
line fiefia ‘i tie Lauinalie Ma‘oni‘oni.
10. Ka Ke vatai foKi telia na‘a ke kaka‘i ho
laumaiie o‘ou ki he aga ‘oe tui ni. ‘Oku ‘ikai ke
hage la koe mahalo ‘ae ni‘iln, ‘o behe, Koe fak a
mo’oni ue Ki ne Tohi Tabu, moe gain tefito‘1 me' a-
‘oku Kau Ki he tui, moia kotoabe ‘oku tu’u ‘i lie
Toln l'aou moGu‘a moe huaKava Fo’ou. He ‘ok u
tui *ae Kau tevolo ki ai, ‘o hage be ko au be ko koe!
ka ‘oku nau kei tevolo be. Ka ‘oku toe tahaage ‘ae
‘uhiga ‘oe tui mo'om, koe falala faKatotoiiu kl he
‘alo'ufa ‘ae ‘Otua ’ia Jisu Kalaisi. Koe falala ki he
fa‘a faKamolemole ‘e he ‘Jtua. Koe fakamo’oiii
iaKu’uoau be koe ’ilo loto om, “ na‘e fai aibe ‘e no


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(Otua Sa. Kalaisi ‘ene faka.lelei €a. mamani mo boro
finaralo. ‘o ‘ona te ne Inn kiate kinantolu ‘enan g’ahi
agahala : ” nine tm’ foki ‘o behe. na‘e ‘ofa ‘ae ‘Alo
‘oe ‘Ot.ua. Mate- av. ‘o re foaki ‘eia ip 1<‘op1'h1ii l'o av.\
bea kno ^p1'p1plei an ‘in ‘a an ki he ‘Otm ‘i
ta.‘ata,‘a o horn kal
11. ‘Oku hehe ni koa ‘a. ho‘o tni p Kahan ‘okn
behe. baa. ta ‘okn ‘i ho loto ‘ae melino mei he ‘Otna,
bea ‘oku mole a tn ‘ae mama hi moe to‘pto‘e. ‘Okn
‘ikai eni te ke kei lotolotona be ‘okn ‘ofa ‘no ‘Otna
be ‘ikai: he ‘okn ulo mai ia ‘o hag’e koe mama ‘oe
ho‘atamalie ‘oe la‘a. ‘Okn ke tatri *o hehp. “Ten
hiva ‘aki ma‘u aihe ‘ae fai ‘alo‘ofa ‘a Jihova.: ten
fakaha ma‘u aibe mei hokn lougutn ‘a ho‘n mo‘oni
m ei he to‘ntagata ki he to‘ntagata.” ‘Oku ‘ikai
te ke kei manavahe ki heli he ki he mate, he kiate
ia na‘e ‘i ai ‘ae malohi ‘oe mate ‘aia koe tevolo.
Bea na‘a moe ‘Otua. ‘e ‘ikai te ke manavahe kovi
kiate ia. ka te ke manavahe ‘o hage koe manavahe
ki ha‘o tamai. na‘a te ke fai ha me‘a to re mamahi
ai. ‘Oku ke tui ? Bea ta, “‘okn fakahikihiki‘i ‘a
Jihova” ‘e ho laumalie. bea ‘okn “nekeneka, ma‘u
aibe ho laumalie ‘i he ‘Otna, ko ho fakamo‘ni.”
‘Okn ke fiefia, koe‘rhi kno ke “ma‘n ‘ae huhn‘i ‘i
horo ta‘ata‘a, ‘io ‘ae fakamolemole ‘o ho‘o gahi
agahala. ” ‘Okn ke fiefia ‘i he “ Lanmalie ‘oe ohi ”
‘aia ‘okn ke ni ai ‘i ho loto “ ‘Aba, Tamai! ” ‘Oku
ke fiefia “‘i he ‘amanaki ki he mo‘ni ta‘egata; ”
“ ‘i ho‘o “ mafao atu ki he faka‘iloga ‘oe totogi ‘o
ho uiui‘i mei ‘oluga; ” moe ‘amanakilelei mo
majila, ki he me‘a lelei kotoabe ‘aia, kno teuton ‘e
he ‘Otna ma‘anautolu ‘okn ‘ofa, kiate ia.
12. Bea koeni, ‘oku ke tni ni ? Bea ta kno liligi
ki ho loto ‘ae ‘ofa. ‘ae ‘Otua. ‘Oku ke ‘ofa kiate ia
koe‘uhi na‘a ne tomu‘a. ‘ofa ma,i kiate kitantolu.
Bea koe‘nhi ‘oku ke ‘ofa ki he ‘Otna. ‘oku ke ‘ofa
foki ki he kakai fnlibe. Bea ‘i ho‘o fonu “‘i he
‘ofa. moe melino, bea moe fiefia. ” koia ‘oku ke
fonu ai foki‘i he “ agamokomoko, moe aga ‘ofa,
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aga fakamahimahi. ” boa mne fua kehe kofoabo
‘oe La nina lie Ma‘oni‘oni ‘io ‘i be ‘ulugaaga kotoabe
‘oku ma‘oni‘oni mo fabric vani. wo faka‘otra. He
lolotoga ‘oku ke “ jio fakamama‘u ‘i he mat a, ta‘e-
bulon (he kuo ‘ave ‘ae hulou. ) “ki he lagilagi
‘oe ‘Eiki. ” ‘a *ene ‘ofa. fa ka manavahe. bea moe
‘imiji lagilagi‘ia ‘aia na‘e tomn‘a gaohi ai koe,
‘okn liliu koe “mei ha lagilagi ki ha lagilagi ke ke
tatau moe‘imiii koia ‘e he Laumalie ‘oe ‘Eiki, ”
18. Bea koe fakatomala ni, moe ini ni. moe
melino ni. moe fiefia ni. moe ‘ofa ni. ‘ae liliu. koeni
mei he lagilagi ki he lagilagi. koia ia kno lau ‘e he
boto ‘o mamani koe faha. moe launoa. bea moe
fakagag an. Fa ko koe ‘e tagata ‘oe ‘Otua, ‘oua,
na‘a tokag* kiate kinautolu. ‘Oua na‘a ne‘i koe
‘i ha gahi Ian hehe. Kuo ke ‘ilo ‘ekoe ‘aia kuo ke
tui ki ai. Vakai ke ‘oua na‘a, to‘o ho kalanni ‘e
ha taha kche. Bnke ma‘u ki he me‘a kuo ke boko-
iia, hea ke mi ;mui aibe kae ‘ona ka fakamo‘oni
kiate koe ‘ae gahi tala‘ofa Jahi mo mahubga. Bea
ko koe. ‘akoe ‘r ku he‘eki ke k? ‘ilo ki he ‘Otua.
‘oua na‘a ke tukn ‘ae kau tagata fielahi mo vale ke
fakama‘i koe ki he Kosibeli* ‘o Kalaisi. ‘Ona ji‘i
na‘a ke manavahe ‘i he ‘enan gahi kovi ‘oku fai ki
he me‘a ‘oku ‘ikai te nan ‘ilo‘i. ‘E vave ‘ae liliu
‘o he ‘Otua ‘a bo‘o mafaiia ke hoko koe fiefia lahi.
‘Oiaue. ‘oua na‘a vaivai ho nima ! ‘E toetoe ji‘i ben
‘e ‘ave ‘eia ‘a ho‘o manavahe. bea te ne foaki kiate
koe ‘ae loto ma‘u moe laumalie haohaoa. Kuo ofi
mai ia. ‘aia ne fakatonrhia‘i koe: bea. kohai ia ‘e
fakabalaia ? Ko KaJaui ‘aia na‘e bekia; ka koe
mo‘oni na‘a ne toe tu‘u mei he mate, bea ‘oku nofo
eni ia, ki he nima to‘omata‘u ‘oe ‘Otua. ke fai 'ae
fakalaloa koe‘nhi ko koe.
Bea, koia. liuki atu koe mo ho‘o gahi agahala
kotoabe ki he Lami ‘ae ‘Ofna, ne ogo ‘a hono lahi
fan: bea ka 1 she ‘e “ faka‘ata‘ata eni hao hala
koe‘nhi ke ke Lu ai ki he bule’aga ‘o hotau ‘Eiki
mo Fakamo‘i*i ko Jisu Kalaisi! ”


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MALAGA V£[I.
KOK ‘ULUA.KL FJA ‘OB LkUMALIE
Koia, ‘i ha tu‘u koeni, ‘oku ikai lia moino’i f.ika-
halaia ’ue kakai ‘oka 4a Kalaisi Jieti, ‘a«dnautolu
•oku ‘ikai ke nau a^imui ki he kakano, ka ki he
laumalie. Loma vm i - 4.
1. ‘Oku ha mai koe lea 'a Baula " ki he kakai
‘oku ‘ia Kalaisi Jisu,” koe lea ’oku kau kiate
kinautolu ’oku tui mo'oni kiate ia; ’akinautolu
“kuo fakatonuhia ‘i lie tui, bea kuo nau melino
moe ’Otua ‘i hotau ‘Eiki ko Jisu Kalaisi.” Ko
kiuautolu ‘oku tui ‘o hage koeni ‘oku ‘ikai kei
“agimui ki he kakauo, ” ‘oku ikai te liau kei
muimui ki. he aga ‘o honau loto fakalielia, “ ..a ki
he Lauinalie. ’ ’Oku nio’ulaloa ki he bule ‘ae
Laumalie Monuia -oe ’Otua, ‘a hoiiau gabi mahalo
mo ‘enau lea, bea mo ‘enau gahi gaue.
2. “ Bea koia ‘oku ikai ai ha fakamalaia” kiate-
ki nautolu ni. ‘Oku ikai ha fakamalaia kiateki
nautolu inei he ‘Otua: he koe’uhi kuo ne fakatonu-
kia ‘akinautolu, “ i he *ene *alo‘ofa ‘ata‘ata be, ‘i
he huhui ‘aia ‘oku ia Jisu. Kuo ne fakamolemole
‘a ‘enau agaliala kotoabe, bea kuo ne tamatei ’e
nau hia. Bea ‘oku ikai ke fakahalaia ’akinautolu
‘i loto ; he koe’uhi “ Tala‘ehai koe laumalie ‘o mama-
ni kuo nau ma‘u, ka koe Laumalie ‘oka ha*u mei he
‘Otua: koe‘uhi ke nau ‘ilo ‘ae galii me‘a kuo
me‘a ‘ofa ‘aki ‘e he ‘Otua. ” ( 1 Kolinito n. 12. )
Bea koe Laumalie ia “ ‘Oku lie kauga fakamo’oni
‘eia mo houau laumdie, ‘o beha, Kos fanau ‘ae
‘Otua ‘akinautolu ” Bea ‘oku fakalahi ‘aki eui ‘ae
fakamrouL *o honau konisenisi ‘onautolu, (2 Ko-
linito I 12.) “na‘e ‘i he ma‘oni‘oni faka‘otua, moe
luto hagataha, ‘o ikai tu‘u i he boto fakakasano,
ka i he kelesi ‘ae ‘Otua. ”
o. Ka koeui, kuo Uka'uhiga kehe ‘ae lea ‘ue botu


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tohi ni o liuga lahi, ke hila ‘aubito, boa kuo, i»i ’ae
kau tagata tokolahi kilo nau mio'i ‘ae gahi lea, ke
mu ‘auua ai, he koe kakai koia ‘oku ‘ikai ako‘i
mei he ‘Otua, bea ‘oku. ‘ikai fokotu‘u ma‘u ‘aki-
nautolu ‘i he mo’oni ‘oe agafaka‘otua. Bea koia
‘oku ou toicaga ai Keu fakaha ke ‘ilo gofua ‘i hono
Biuaki akonaki, ‘akinautolu " ok i ‘ia Kalaisi Jisu,
bea 'oku *ikai ke agimui ki be kakano ka ki he
Laumalie: ’ bea ko hono Ua ke fakaha be ‘oku
fefe *ae "ikai ha fakamala’ia kiate kinautolu.”
Bea tea faka’oji ‘eku nulaga ’aki ha gahi lea tauto-
nu Kiate kitaubolu.
1. Teu tonwa fakaha be kohai ‘akiuautolu “ ’oku
‘ia Kalaisi Jisu. ” Bea ’ikat ko kiuautolu ia ’oku
tui kt hono huafa? ’akmaulolu kuo "‘ilo hate ia,
‘oku *ikai taiala ki he ’e uau ma’onL’oiii, ka ki be
ma‘oai‘oai 'ae Moua *aia ’oku mu he tui?’ ‘Aki-
nautolu kuo ina’u ’ae huhu’i ’i hono ta’ata’a, ko
kmautolu la ‘oku uau nofo nio’oui iate ia: lie ‘oku
nau nofo kia Kalaisi, bea ‘oku uofo ’a Kalaisi kiatc
nautolu. Kuo fakanoko ‘akinautolu ki he ‘Eiki ’i
he Laumaiie be taha. Kuo fakahoko ’akinautolu
Kiate la, ‘o hage koe va‘a ‘oku fakahoko ki he vaine
‘Oku nau kau taha ‘o hage koe g. kubu ‘oe jino
bea ’oku ‘lkai fa’a fakamacala ia Ki he lea, bea ua‘e
maina‘0 auoLto la ‘i mu‘a mei he fakakaukau *o ho
tau loto.
2. Bea "koia 'oku nofo kiate ia, 'oku ‘ikai fai
‘eia ha agahala; ” “ ‘Oku ‘ikai agimui ia ki he
Kakauo. ” Ko houo ‘uhiga ‘oe lea ‘a B^ula ‘i he
‘ene lau ki he kakano, ko ‘eno laa ki he aga
fakaagahala ‘ok'i bate kibautolu. ‘Oku belie foki
nono ‘uhiga ‘oe lea ni, ‘i he ‘ene tohi ki he kakai
Katebia, "Oku matu’aki e‘a ’ae gahi gauc ‘a
Kakano;” ( Kai. v. 19; ) bea moe lea ’i lie botu
‘e taha " Mou fou *i he Laumaiie, bea ‘e ‘ikai ai
te mou mouio‘1 fakaai ‘ae hoii ’a Kakano.; ’ bea
koe‘uhi ke lie fakamo‘oni ‘oka ‘ikai muiinui ki he
holi ‘oe kakano‘akinautolu ‘oku fou ‘Lhe Laumaiie
"uku lie belie mai, "He ‘oku holitu’u ‘a Kakauo ‘o


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fakafebaki ki he Lanmalie: bea behe moe Lauma-
Jie kia Kakano: he ‘oku ria feta‘ofi‘aki ‘ae orn me‘a
koia, koe‘nhi ka ai ha me‘a. ‘okn mon loto ke fai
bea ‘ona te mon fai ia. ” ‘Okn ‘ikai koe boke. ‘okn
‘ikai te mon fa‘a fai ‘aia ‘okn mon lofo ki ai,
koe‘uhi koe il'una ‘ae Laumalie ‘e he kakano ka
koe iknna ‘ae kakano ‘e he T.sinroalie. he ka ne
‘ikai ko hono ‘uhiga ia ‘oe lea ‘ae Abosetolo ‘e
ta‘e‘aoga ‘a. ‘ene gahi lea kotoabe. hea fa te ne
fokotu‘n *ae me‘a ‘okn ne fakamo‘oni ‘okn ‘ikai.
3. Kokinautohi ‘okn ‘o Kalaisi bea kuo nofo kiate
ia. “na‘a nan tntnki ki he Kolosi ‘ae kakano mo
hono eahi o‘i moe holi.” ‘Okn nan ta‘ofi ‘akinan-
toln mei he gahi gene ‘ae kakano; mei he “ tono
moe fe‘anaki; ” mei h? ta‘ema‘a, moe aga fakalielia;
“mei he tanhi ‘aitoli moe faitnki moo taufehi‘a,
moe fakakikihi mei he fai fakafelanlanhi. moe ‘ita
moe maveuveu, moe agatu'u, moe gahi loi, moe
meheka. moe fe‘ite‘itani moe fa‘a kora, bea mei
he t.okaga moe lea fakafa‘afa‘ahi bea moe gahi
gane kotoabe. ‘aia ‘okn holi atn Ki ai ‘ae loto
agaliala.‘ia.te kitantoln. Okn mo‘oni be ‘okn nan
ogo‘i ‘okn ‘iate kinautolu. ‘ae aka kona. ka ‘okn
nah ma.‘n ‘ae malohi mei ‘o’uga ke malamalaki ia
ki honau la.lo va‘e ma‘uaihe. ..hea koia ‘okn ‘ikai
fa‘a tuba hake ia. ke nan mamahi ai. Bea koia.
‘i he tanvele fo‘ou kotoabe ‘oku hok^ kiate kinau-
tolu. ‘oku t u bn 1 ekina. be ‘enan fakafeta‘i. mo nau
tagi ‘o behe. ‘‘Fakafefa'i ki he ‘Otra. he ‘ene
tukn mai ke tan iknna- ‘i hotau ‘Eiki ko Jis Kala-
isi.”
4. ‘Oku nau “agimni eni ki he Lanmalie” ‘i
honau loto hea ‘i he ‘enau mo‘ui fakatou‘oii. ‘Oku
ne akonaki‘i ‘akinautolu ke ‘ofa ki he ‘Otua bea.
ko honau kaiga. ‘i he ‘ofa ‘oku tatau mo “ ha matavai
mabnnobnna hake, ‘o ikn ki he mo‘ui ta‘egata. ”
Boa ‘oku netafaki ‘akinautolu ki he holi ma‘oni‘oni
kotoabeki he ‘nlugaaga kotoabe ‘okn faka‘otua mo
fakahevani, kae ‘oua ke ma.‘oni‘oni kia Jihova. ‘ae
fakakaukau kotoabe ‘oku tubu mei honau loto.


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5. ‘Oku nau agimni ki "he Laumalie,” bea soku tie
tataki ‘akinautolu ki lie talanoa ma‘onioni kotoabe.
‘Oku “kelesia ‘enau lea kotoabe, mo fakaifo‘aki ‘aki
‘ae ma bi ma” aia koe ‘ofa moe manavahe ki he ‘Otua
‘Oku ikai ha‘u ha lau fakalielia mei honau gutu ka
koia. be ‘oku lelei; bea ‘oku ‘aoga ki he takita’a. moe
‘atu ai ‘ae kelesi kiate kinautoln ‘oku fanogo. bea ‘oku
nau gaue foki ‘i he aho moe bo ke fai ia aia ‘efiemalie
ki ai ‘ae ‘Otua; bea, “ke nau muimui ‘i he‘enau aga ko-
toabe ‘i tua kiate ia na‘e hoko koe fa‘ifa‘itaki‘aga koe
‘uhi ke tan tobuvae taha moia.” Bea ‘i he‘enau gaue
kotoabe ki honau kaiga ‘oku nau fou ‘i he fai totonu
moe fai ‘ofa bea moe mo‘oni ; bea bea koe mea kotoabe
‘oku nau fai ‘i he taimi fulibe‘o enau mo‘ui”‘oku nau
fai ke ognogoWei ai ‘ae ‘Otua.”
6. Ko kinautolu ia ‘oku mo‘oni ‘a ‘enau “agimui ki
he Lauma ie.” Kuo nau fonu ‘i he Laumalie ma‘oni-
‘oni bea moe tui hea koia ia ‘oku nofoai‘i honau loto,
bea ‘oku 1 a mei heaga ‘o‘enau mo‘ui ‘ihe‘enaulea mo
‘enau gaue kotoa, ‘ae gahi fua totonu ‘oe Laumalie‘oe
‘Otua aia “koe ofa moe fiefia moe me’ino moe fa‘akataki
moe aga main moe agale^ei moe agatonu moe
agavaivai. bea moe fai fakabotohoto.” bea moia fulibe
‘oku mate matalelei bea tan moe fakamalo. “Oku
nau tenga'ia ‘i he me‘a kotoabe ‘ae Kosibeli ‘o hotau
‘Otua koe fakamo‘ui;” bea ‘oku nan fakamo‘oni
ki he kakai kotoabe, kuo ue‘i akinautolu ‘e he Lau-
malie be koia “ aia na‘a ne fokotu‘u hake ‘a Jisu mei
he bekia.”
II* 1. Ko hono ua ‘oe akonaki na‘aku behe ten fa-
kamatala be ‘oku fefe *ae “ikai ha fakahalaia kiate
kinautolu ‘oku ‘ia Kalaisi Jisu bea ‘oku ‘ikai agimui
ki he kakano ka ki he Laumalie.”
Bei koe fuofua me‘a eni, ‘iloga ‘ae kakai ‘oku tui ki
Kalaisi, ‘oku ‘a‘eva ‘o hage koeni, “ okn ‘ikai ha
fakahaia kiate kinautolu ‘i ha gahi a gahala kno ‘oji
hono fai. ‘Oku ‘ikai fakahalaia akin'autolu ‘e he
‘Otua koe‘uhi koia; ‘oku hage tofu be na‘e ‘ikai ke
fai; he koe‘uhi kuo li’aki ia “ ‘o hage ko ha maka
ki he g. loloto ‘oe tahi ” ke ‘oua na‘a toe msinatu‘i


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ia ‘o ta‘egata. He koe‘uhi kuo foaki ‘e lie ‘Otua ‘a
hono ‘Alo koe fakalelei koe’ubi koia, ‘oka ai ha tui
ki hono ta‘ata‘a; koia kuo ne fakaha kiate kinautolu,
“ ‘a ‘ene ma‘oni‘oni, ‘i he fakamolemole ‘oe agabala
kuo fai.” ‘Oku ‘ikai ke ne fakahalaia ‘aki ia
akinautolu; ka kuo mole ‘aubito ‘a hono manatu‘i.
2. Bea ‘oku ‘ikai ha fakahalaia ‘e lau mei ho
nau loto ‘onautolu; ‘e ‘ikai te nau kei ogo'i ‘enau
halaia, be te nau manavahe ki he houhau ‘oe ‘Otua.
Kuo nau ,‘ma‘u ‘ae fakamo‘oni‘iate kinautolu ‘oku
liau ‘ilo bau ‘enau kaa ki he ta‘ata‘a ‘oku luluku
‘aki. “He tala‘ehai na‘a nau ma‘u ha Laumalie
agabobula, ke nau foki ai ki he manavahe,” ki he
lubolotuua moe gaue niamahi ‘oe loto; ka kuo nau
“ma‘u ‘ujO Laumalie aga-faka-tama-ohi,” ’aia ‘oku
kalaga ‘i honau loto, “‘Aba, Tamai.” Bea koia, ‘i
honau fakatonuhia ‘oku nau ma‘u ‘ae meliuo moe
‘Otua ke bule ‘i honau loto, bea ‘oku tabu ia mei
he ‘enau ogo‘i ma‘uaioe ‘ae alo‘ofa bea moe noga
‘o honau konisenisi ‘i he ‘ao ‘oe ‘Otua,
3. Bea kabau ‘e iaumai ‘e ha talia ‘o belie—
“Ka ‘oku fa‘a mole ‘i he taimi ni‘ihi meiate ia ‘oku
tui, ‘a’ ‘ene mamata ki he ‘alo‘ofa ‘ae ‘Otua; bea
‘oku to mai kiate ia ‘ae fakabo‘ubo‘ali ‘aia ‘oku ‘ikai
ai te ne kei jio kiate ia ‘oka ta‘e ha mai, baa ‘oka
mole mei huno loto ‘ae fakamo’oni kij he‘ene kau
ki he ta‘ata‘a ‘aia' kuoj huhu‘i ‘aki ia; bea ‘oku
fakahalaia ia ‘e hjno loto o‘ona, bea ‘oku ne toe ogo‘i
‘i hono laumalie ‘a hono fakamau'i ke mate.” Ko
‘eku tali eni ki he lau koia: lie ogo ‘ene belie, lie
ogo ‘ene ta‘e jio ki he ‘alo‘ofa ‘ae ‘Utua, baa ta ‘oku
‘ikai koe taha ia ‘oku tui; he koia ‘oka tai ‘oka ma‘u
‘aemama; ‘ae mama mei he ‘ ai hono laumalie. Bea koia, kabau ‘oku mole mei
ha taha ‘ae mama koia, ‘oku tatau aibe moia ‘ae
mole ‘o ‘ene tui. Bea ‘oku mo‘oni be ‘oku fa‘a
mole mei ha taha ‘oku tui mo‘oni kia Kalaisi ‘ae
mama ‘oe tui; b6a ‘e hage ko ‘ene mole ia, ‘a
‘ene toe to ki he fakahalaia. Ka ‘oku ‘ikai ke behe
akinautoiu ‘oka nofo iWa ia Kalaisi Jisu, mo nau


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tui ma‘uaibe ki hono huafa. Koe‘uhi lolotoga be
‘enau tui, mo ‘enau muimui ki he Laumaiie ‘oku
‘ikai ji‘i ha‘anau fakahalaia met he ‘Otua, be mei
honau loto ‘onautolu.
4. ‘Oku ‘ikai foki ke fakahalaia ‘akinautolu
koe‘uhi ko ha gahi agahala ‘oku nau fat ui, be koe
nau talagata‘a eni ki he gahi fekau ‘ae ‘Ooua. He
koe‘uhi *oku ikai ji‘i ha‘anau talagata’a *e kei fai
kiai: ‘Oku ‘ikai te nau agimui ki he kakano ka ki
he Laumaiie.” Ko ‘enau “ ‘ofa ki he ’Utua” ‘oku
fakamo‘oni mauaibe *i he ‘enau “taulii lelei ‘a ‘ene
gahi fekau ‘o hage foki koe Lea ‘ae Abosetolo ko
Jione, “Koia kotoabe kuo fanau‘i met ae ‘Otua,
‘oku ‘ikai ke fai agahala: koe‘uhi ‘oku nofo ma‘u
‘iate ia ‘ae tega ‘o ’Ene Afio: bea tala‘eh_u ‘oku ne
lava ke agahala, he kuo fanau’i ia mei he ‘Otua.”
‘Oku ‘ikai te fa’a fai ha kovi lolotoga ‘oku nofo ‘late
ia ‘ae tega lelei‘oeofa ki he ‘Otua, moe tui ma‘oni‘o-
ni. Lolotoga ‘a ‘ene nofo ia ‘i ai ‘oku “ikai fa‘a alaji
ia ‘e he toko talia kovi.” Bea koeni- ‘oku tan ‘ilo ‘oku
‘ikai fakahaia ia ‘oka ‘ikai* ha gahi hia kuo ne fai.
Bea koia, ko kinautolu ‘oku “takiekina ‘e he Lau-
maiie, ta ‘oku ‘ikai te nau mo‘ulaloa ki he Lao.”
(Kai. v. 18:) ‘oku ‘ikai fakahalaia aki la oe te nau
malaia ai; he ‘oku gata ‘ae me‘a behe kiate kinau-
tolu be ‘oku maumau‘i ‘ae fekau. Kue Lao ‘ae
‘Otua ‘aia ‘oku behe mai “Oua na‘a ke kaiha‘a,”
‘oku ne fakahalaia be akinautolu ‘oku fai ‘ue kaiha‘a.
Koe lea “ Manatu‘i ‘ae ‘Aho Tabu ke taiihi ia ke
tabu,” ‘oku haiaia ai akinautolu be ‘oku ‘ikai ke
tabui ia. Ka ‘oku “ikai ha fono ‘oku tu'oi'i ki he
gahi fua toe Laumaiie;3’ (Veji 24:) ‘o hage kee
lau ‘ae Abosetolo ‘i he botu tohi ‘e taha, i he‘ene
lea malie ‘i he Ibiseli kia Timote: ‘Oku tau ‘ilo
‘oku lelei be ‘ae Lao ‘o kabau ‘e faka-xuo be ‘etc
gaue‘aki, ‘o te ‘ilo ‘eni ‘oku ‘ikai ke fo. JL/ao ma'ana ‘i he‘ene ‘ilo eni Jolotoga ‘a ’ene gaue
‘aki‘ae fono ‘ae ‘Otua ke valoki‘i bea f ikahinoi
ha taha,) ‘oku ma‘oni‘oni:” ‘oku ‘lkai te tau
behe na‘e ‘ikai fokotu‘u ‘ae lao in* ‘ae -tugata ma-


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‘om^oni, ka. ‘oku tau behe. ‘oku ‘ikai hano malohi
kiate ia ke re halaia ai; “ka ki he kakai ‘oku aga-
tu‘u ki he fono mo talagaia‘a. ki be kau agahala
moe tn‘eati afaka‘otra. ki he ta‘cma.‘oni‘oni moe aga-
fakalielia : ‘o tan moe Kosibeli ‘oe lagilagi ‘oe ‘Otua
Mohn Monu‘ia. fl Tim. I. 8. 9. 11.)
5. Bea ko hono tolu ‘o boro ‘uhiga, ‘okn ‘ikai
fakahalaia akinaufoln koe‘uhi koe agahala. ‘oku kei
bibiki ki be loto. ‘Okn kei toe be ‘i he loto ‘ae
fanau ‘ae ‘Otua, ‘oku tui ‘ae aga ‘oku kovi; ‘oku kei
Sate kinan+olu ‘aetega ‘oe fielahi moe va‘iga, moe
‘ita, moe vela kovi, moe holi kovi, ‘io ‘ae tega ‘oe
fa‘ahiga kovi kotoabe. ‘Oku tan ‘ilo ban ‘okn mo‘oni
eni he ‘oku ha mai ia ‘i he ‘etau aga ‘i he ‘aho
kotoabe. Pea koe tubu‘aga, ia ‘oe lea ‘ae Abosetolo
ko Baula kiate kinautolu na‘e “ia Kalaisi Jisn” he
na‘a ne fakamo‘oni ki he ‘enau iate ia. (1 Koi. i. 2,
9, ) “ Kn kau tagata mo Hono ‘Alo ko Jisu
Kalaisi ko hotau ‘Eikika na‘a mo kinautolu, ‘oku
behe ‘a ‘ere lea. ki ai, “Bea na‘e ‘ikai ten lava, ke
lea kiate kinautolu. ‘o hage ki ha kau fakalanmalie;
kae hage be ki ha kakai na‘e kakaro ‘ata. ‘io ‘o hage
ha ban valevale ‘ia Kalaisi Jisn:” fl Koi. ill. 1: )
“Ae kan valevale ia Kalaisi‘oku ba mai mei he
lea. ni. na‘a nan ‘ia Kalaisi; ka na‘e vaivai mo ii‘i
‘enan tui. Kao vaka’ k’ liono lahi ‘oe a: pIpA* r-
kei nofo ‘m+e kirautoln ! ‘ae loto taufeh;‘a koip T;.
“oku ‘ikai fa a moulaloa ki he lao ‘ae ‘Otua !”
6. Ka tip ogo eni kotoabe ‘oku ‘ikai ke fakahala-
ia ‘akinautolu. Ne ogo ‘enau ogo‘i ‘ae kakano, ‘ae
aga kovi ‘iate kinautolu; ne ogo ‘enau ‘ajili ‘ilo ‘i he
‘aho kotoabe “oku kaka ‘ia mo fugani ‘i he kovi ‘a
honau loto;’’ kae lolotoga ‘oku ‘ikai te nau higa ki
ai; lolotoga. ‘oku ‘ikai te nau higa kihetevolo;
lolotoga ‘oku nau tau‘i ma‘u aibe ‘ae agahala kotoa-
be, ‘ae fielahi moe ‘ita. moe holi kovi, ke ‘oua na.‘a
bnle‘i akinautolu ‘e kakano bea nau agimui ki he
Laumalie.” lolotoga ia ‘“oku ‘ikai ha fakahalaia ki-
ate kinantolu ‘oku ia Kalxisi Jisu.” ‘Oku fiemalie
‘ae ‘Otua ki he ‘enau talagofua mei he loto, ne ogo


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foki ‘a hono ia'ehaohaoa; bea ‘oku nan ma‘u ‘ae “fa-
lala ki he ‘Otna.” he ‘okn nan ‘ilo ‘oku nan kau
kiate ia “i lie Laumalie ‘aia kuo ne foaki kiate
kinautolu.” (1 Jione tit. 24.)
7. Bea ne ogo ‘enan ‘ilo ‘oku biki ‘ae agahala.
ki he me‘a kotoabe ‘oku nau fai : ne ogo ‘oku nan
‘ilo ‘enau ta‘e fai ke kakato ‘ae lao ma‘oni‘oni ‘i he
‘enau mahalo. nio *enau lea, bea mo enau gal i gaue;
ne ogo ‘oku nau ‘ilo ‘oku he‘eki ke nan ofa kia
.Tihova ko honau ‘Otua ‘aki ‘a honau loto kofoa mo
honau ‘atamai. mo honau laumalie. bea mo honau
malohi; neogo ‘ae ‘iate kinautoln ‘ae fielahi moe
loto lain ‘okn fefiofi mo ‘enau gain gaue lelei
kotoabe; bea ne ogo ‘enan ma ma‘uaibe koe‘uhi
ko ‘enau gahi mahalo moe ogogata‘a moe mafajia
‘o honau loio ‘i he ‘ofa, lolotoga‘enau feohi mor ‘Ofua
‘oka nau ka fakataha moe kakai ‘ae ‘Eiki ‘i he faka-
taha lahi, be koe liligi atu ‘i he fufu ‘a honau
laumalie ‘i he ‘ao ‘oia ‘okn mamata ki he mahalo
moe fakakai kau ‘oe lore. Ko ‘enan ogo‘i ‘ae gahi
me‘a ha]a ni. ‘oku nan ‘ajili ‘ilo ai ki hono ‘aoga
lahi ‘oe ‘ta‘ata‘a lulukn ‘aia ‘oku lea ma‘anautoln
ki he fofoga ‘oe ‘Otua, moe fakalaloa ki he Tamai
“aia ‘oku mo‘ui ma‘uaibe ke fai ‘ae hnfia ma‘anau-
tolu.” ‘Oku ‘ikai ke nau mole meiate ia kno nau
tui ki ai, ‘i he‘enau ‘ilo ‘ae gahi me‘a ni, ka ‘oku
fakaofiofi ai ‘akinautolu kiate ia, he ‘oku nau ‘ilo
‘ae ‘aoga ‘o Kalaisi kiate kinautolu ‘i he momeniti
kotoabe. Bea lolotoga ‘oku to hifo ‘aubito ki
honau loto ‘enau. ogo‘i honau majiva. ni, ‘e ‘ajili
tubulaki ai ‘enan feiga “ke ‘ilo ‘enan ma‘n ‘ae
‘Eiki ko Jisubea ‘oku nau fai feiga, “kt nan
fou iate ia.”
8. Bea, ‘oku ‘ikai fakahalaia, akinautoln koe‘uhi
koe gahi agahala, ‘aia ‘okn lau 'e he ni‘ihi, ‘ kn fai
‘i he vaivai. ‘E lelei nai ‘oka no lau ui 'ae me'a
behe koe gahi vaivai, kae ‘oua na‘a ui ia koe
ngahala ‘oe vaivai, telia na‘a hage ‘oku tau faka-
gofua 'ae agahala, be fakaji‘iji'i ‘a hono kovi ‘i he
behe ‘okn fai ia ‘i he vaivai. Ka koeni (kabau


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‘oku ban be ke tau]'lea ‘aki ‘ae lea koia ka koe lea
tu‘utamaki mo ‘uhiga kehe,) ko hono ‘uhiga eni ‘oe
galii agahala ‘oku fai ‘i lie vaivai. Koe gahi me‘a
1a ‘oku tau fai kae ‘ikai mei hotau loto ke hoko
ai ha kovi. ‘0 hage koeni, ko ‘eku fakaha ha me‘a
‘oku te mahalo ‘oku mo‘oni, kae toki ha mai koe
loi : be koe fai ha kovi ki ha toko taha, ‘i ha mi‘a
kuo tau fai ke ne lelei ai. Ne ogo ‘oku fai kehe-
kehe ‘ae gahi gaue behe mei he fmagalo haohaoa
mo lelei mo Ma‘oni‘oni ‘oe ‘Otua, ka ‘oku ‘ikai ko®
agahala mo‘oni ia, bea ‘oku ‘ikai ke halaia ‘ae
konisenisi ‘ouautolu “oku ‘ia Kalaisi Jisu.” ‘Oku
‘ikai ke liau mavae ai moe ‘Obua, bea ‘oku ‘ikai ta‘ofi
ai ‘ae mama mai ‘o hono fofoga; hi koe‘uhi ‘oku
‘ikai fai kehe ia mo ‘enau aga ‘i he me‘a kotoabe,
‘a‘enau ta‘e agimui “ ki he kakano, ka ki he
Laumale.”
9. Bea ko hono faka‘oji, “‘Oku ‘ikai ha fakamala‘ia
kiate kinautolu, ' ‘i ha me‘a ‘oku nau fai ka‘oku‘ikai
ha‘a nau malohi ke ta‘ofi; ne ogo be koeme‘a ‘iloto be
koe mei ‘i tu‘a; be ko ha gaue kuo fai, ba koha gaue
kuo li‘aki. Vakai, koeni, ‘oku fai ‘ae Sakalameniti ‘ae
‘Niki; ka ‘oku ‘ikai te ke kau ki ai, koe‘uhi ‘oku ke
nofo fale be ‘i he mahaki. Kabau koia kuo li‘aki ai
hono fai; bea ‘oku ‘ikai koe me‘a te ke halaia ai. ‘Oku
‘ikai ha‘o fai kovi ai koe‘uhi na‘e ‘ikai t® ke fa‘a fai
kehe. He ka ‘i ai “‘ae loto fie fai, ‘oka ‘eke‘i ‘ae gaae
‘0 tatau moia ‘oku ma‘u ‘a he tagata, kae‘ikai‘aki ‘ae
me‘a ‘oku ‘ikai t© ne ma‘u.
10. ‘Oku mo‘oni be ‘e mamahi nai ha taha ‘oku tui,
koe‘uhi ‘oka ‘ikai te ne fa‘a fai ‘aia ‘oku ne loto ki ai.
Te ne tagi mamahi nai ‘oka ‘ikai fa‘a ‘alu ia ke kau
‘i he lota ha ki he ‘Ofeua ‘i he fakataha lahi. “Hage
ha tia ‘oku holi ki ha tafega ‘oku vai, Behe ‘ae holi
‘a hoku. laumaLie ki he Afiona, JKlohimi. ‘Oku fie
iiiu hoku laumaLie kia Elohim, Ki ha ‘Otua mo‘ui
At’e tea hoko ata, ‘0 ha ‘i he ‘ao ‘o Eloliimi ?
( Sane xlii 1, 2. ) Te ne holi be “ ke ‘alu moe kakai
toico lahi kene tataki ‘akinautolu ki he fale ‘oe ‘Otua”
ka te ne behe ma‘u aibe ‘i hono loto, “ ‘Oua na‘a fai


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‘o hage ko hoku loto o‘oku, kae hage ko ho finagalo
o‘ou. ” Bea kabau ‘oka ‘ikai ji‘i te ne fa‘a ‘alu ag® ki
fale lotu, ‘oka ‘ikai te ne halaia ai, ‘oku ‘ikai ha‘ane
kovi, ‘oku ‘ikai houhau ‘ae ‘Otua kiate ia; ka ‘oku n e
fiemalie be ‘i he ta‘e hoko ‘a ‘ene holi, bea ‘oku ne f a‘a
lea ‘o behe, “‘A hoku laumalie, falala koe ki he ‘ Otua!
He tea toe fakafeta‘i be kiate ia, ‘aia koe tokoni ki ho
mata bea ki ho ‘Otua. ”
11. Ka ‘oku faigata‘a lahi hake ‘a hoao ‘uhiga ‘oe
gahi agahala ‘oka tai ‘i he ‘oho fakafokifa mai ‘ae
fakatauvele. Koeha ‘etau lea ‘e fai, ‘o kane ai ha taha
‘oka fa‘a agamalu mo fa‘a kataki, bea ‘iloage kuo ‘oho
mai ‘ae fu‘u ‘ahi‘ahi, bea ‘oka buna mai ‘ene lea be
ha me‘a ‘oka ne fai, ‘aia ‘oku ‘ikai t&u moe fono ‘ae
‘Kiki, ‘aia ‘oka belie mai “ Te ke ‘ofa ki ho kauga‘abi
‘o hage ko ho‘o ‘ofa kiate koe ? ” ‘Oku faigata‘a nai
ke fokotu‘u ha fua‘aga ‘oe galii faihala ‘i he fa‘a-
higa me‘a ni. ‘Oku ‘ikai te tau ‘ilo be ‘oku halaia be
‘oka ‘ikai lialaia ‘akinautolu ‘oku mo‘ua ‘i ha kovi
kuo fakafokifa mo ta‘e ‘amanekina: Ka ‘oku hage
‘oku ha mai, ‘oku halaia ‘ae tagata tui‘okii mo‘ua ‘i he
agahala behe, ‘o fakatatau moe kau ‘a hono loto ki ai.
‘Oku tau behe be lahi be ji‘i ‘ae houhau ‘ae ‘Otua ki
he holi, be koe gau®, be koe lea ‘oku kovi, ‘o fakata-
tau ki he‘ene kau lahi be kau ji‘i ‘ae loto ‘oia kuo ne
fai ia, ki hono fai, he koe‘ahi ‘oku fakatatau moia ‘a®
halaia ‘o hono laumalie.
12. Bea kabau ‘oka mo‘oni eni, bea ta ‘oku ai ‘ae
gahi agahala ‘oka fai ‘i he fakafokifa, ‘aia ‘oku kovi
lahi bea lahi hono halaia ‘i he ‘ao ‘oe ‘Otua. He ‘oku
tau mo‘ua fakafokifa ‘i he me‘a ni‘ihi koe‘uhi ko ‘etau
ta‘e vakai; bea moe tuletulo mohe ‘ae lamnalie ‘aia ‘oku
ne fa‘a li‘aki be ta‘ofi ‘ae ‘ahi‘ahi kovi ‘i he te‘eki ke ho
ko mai. ‘Oku fa‘a valoki ‘ae ni‘ihi ‘e he ‘Otua be mei
he tagata, ki ha gahi me‘a tu‘utama£i moe ‘ahi‘ahi
kovi coku ofi mai; ka nau behe be ‘i honau loto
“Kau mohe ji‘i atu be, kau kri kemo hifo mu‘a,
ha‘aku ki‘i mohefehulunaki.” Bsa ka hili ia ‘e to fa-
kafokifa ia kihetauhele ‘aia ka ne tofcaga‘ahonoloto,
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hono fakafokifn; he koecahi ka ne ne loto tokaga. beh«
ne neta‘ofia ‘ne kovi mo ne fakahaofi ia mei ai. Koe
higa fakafokifa belie ki ha kovi. koe agahala mo‘oni:
bea‘oku tn‘utamaki ‘ae agahala koia ki he fakamala‘ia
mei he ‘Otna bra mei hono konisenisi ocnna.
13. Ka koeni foki, ‘e ai be nai ha gahi tauvele fa-
kafokifa le ‘oho mai mei mamani be koe ‘otna, ‘oe
mamani. ben mH he loto kovi ‘okn iate kitautolu, ‘aia
‘e ‘ikai te tan fa‘a jio ki ai kei mama‘o. Bea na‘a mo
ha faha tni mo‘rni lolotoga ‘oku kei vaivai ‘a ‘ene tui
‘e mo‘ulaloa. in ki ai. hpa te ne to ki ha ‘ita. bea tubn
ha‘ane irabak kovi ki ba toko 1aba. ke ‘e ii‘i ‘aubiio
‘ae kan ‘a hono loto ki ai Bea ka ai ba me‘a behe.
‘e fakaha‘e he‘Otua kiate ia ‘a ‘ere vale ‘i he me‘a
kr.o ne fai. ‘E ha kiate ia‘a ‘ene he mei he baobaca
‘oe fono, bea mei be loto ‘aia ra‘e in Kalaisi, bca
‘e tnbn ai ‘a ‘pup mawahi ‘i he mamahi faka‘otua, bea
te ne rma ‘i he ao ‘oe ‘Otna ‘aia ‘okn ne ‘ofa ki ai. Ka
‘e ‘ikai te re to ai ki hemala‘i®. ‘Okn ‘ikai tuku
kiat® ia ‘e be ‘Otua ‘ae nnnn‘a ‘o ene vale, ka. ‘oku
ne ‘alo‘ofa. ki ai. “o bage koe ‘ofa ‘ae tamai ki
he‘ene fanan a‘ara.” Bea ‘oku ‘ikai fakahalaia ia
‘e hono loto o‘ona : lolotopa a‘ene mamahi bea mo
‘ene ma te no fa‘a, lea. ‘o behe, “Teu falala be, ‘o
‘ikeui ten mana.va.he ; he ko hoku malohiga mo ‘ekn
ta‘aga ‘a Iaa J^’hova ; bea, kuo ne boko ko hoku
fakamo‘ui‘aga.”
III. 1. ‘Oku toe be ‘a ‘eku tanaki ha gabi
akonaki ‘aoga, mei he ‘etau fa.kamatala kuo fai ni.
Bea ko hono‘uluaki ‘eni. Kaba.n ‘oku “ikai ha
fakahalaia kiate kinautolu ‘oku ia Kalaisi Jisn,
‘akinautolu ‘rku ‘ikai agimui ki he kakano, ka, ki
he laumalie.” koe‘uhi ko ha gahi agahala kuo hili
hono fai; bpa koeha ‘okii ke manavahe ai, ‘akoe ‘oku
ji‘i ho‘o tui ? He ne ogo ‘oku tatan ho‘o gahi agahala
‘i mu‘a moe ‘one‘one. koeha ia ‘iaie koe, ‘o kaban
‘oku ke nofo eni kia Kalaisi Jisu? “Kohai te ne ta-
latalaaki‘i ‘ae kaka.i kue fili ‘e he ‘Otua? ‘Ae‘Otua
koa. ‘aia ‘okn ne faka+onuhia‘i ? Kohai ‘ae fakaha-
laia ? ” Ko ho‘o gahi agahala kotoabe talu ‘a ho‘o ji‘i


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lo a‘u mat ki he hona ni ka “kuo mo‘ua koe 4 he
‘Ofeina, ” kuo fakabuna atu ‘o hage koe kafukafu,
kuo ‘ikai, kuo mole atu, kuo fogia hifo, bea ‘e ‘ikai
toe manatu‘i. Kuo ke “fanau‘i 4 he Laumalie; ”
bea te ke hoha‘a mo manavahe 4 he me‘a na‘e fai 4
he te he ! ‘Oku 4kai ui koe ki he manavahe, ka ke ma'u
‘ae laumalie ‘oe ‘ofa moe loto haohaoa. Vakai ki ho
uiui‘i! Ke ke fiefia koe 4 he ‘Otua ko ho fakamo«
‘ui! bea ke ‘atu ‘ae fakafeta‘i ‘late ia ki he ‘Otua
koe TamaiI
2. Ka te ke lea mai nai ‘o behe, “ Kuou toe fai ‘ae
gahi kovi, hili ‘a ‘eku ma£u ‘ae huhu4 4 hono ta‘a-
ta‘a! Pea koia ia ‘oku ‘on fakalili‘a ai kiate au,
bea ‘oku ‘ou fakatomala 4 he efu moe efuefu. ” ‘Oku
totonn be ke ke fakalili‘a kiate koe; bea koe ‘Otua
kuo tubu mei ai ‘ae me‘a ni. Ka koeni, ‘oku ke tui
ni ? Kuo ne toe tokoni koe ke ke fa‘a lea ‘o behe
“ ‘Oku ‘ou ‘ilo ‘oku mo‘ui ‘a hoku Koeli ” “ bea koe
mo‘ui ‘oku ‘ou mo‘ui ai ni, koe mo‘ui 4 he tui ki he
‘Alo ‘oe ‘Otua ? Kabau ‘oku behe, bea ta ‘oka toe
mole 4 he tui koia ‘ae kovi kotoabe kuo ke fai, bea
‘oku ‘ikai ‘aubito ha fakahalaia kiate koe. Koe tai-
mi be koia ‘oku ke tui mo‘oni ai ki he huafa ‘oe
‘Alo ‘oe ‘Otua, ‘e mole atu ‘o hage koe kakabu ‘oe
bogibogi, ‘a ho‘o agahala fulibe ‘o a‘u ki he houa
koia. Bea koia “ ke tu‘uma‘u koe 4 he tau‘ataina
‘aia kuo fakatau‘ataina ai koe ‘e Kalaisi ” He kuo
ne toe faka‘ata‘ata koe mei he malohi ‘-oe agahala
mei hono halaia bea mei hono tautea ‘oia. ‘Oiaue,
“ ‘oua te mou toe mo‘ua 4 he ioke fakabobula! ”
‘ae bobula fakalielia mo fakatevolo ‘oe agahala, ‘oe
holi kovi moe aga kovi, moe lea kovi, m^e gahi ga-
ue kovi, ‘ae ha‘amoga ‘oku kovi taha be 4 he vaha‘a
‘o eni mo heli: be ki he ha‘amoga fakatamaio‘eiki
‘oe manavahe fakamamahi, ‘ae ogo‘i loto, moe tala-
talaaki‘i ‘oe agahala kuo ‘oji ‘a hono fakamolemolea.
3. Be ko hono ua: Vakai be “oku ‘ikai ke
agimui ki he kakano, ka ki he Laumalie ” ‘akinau-
tolu kotoabe ‘oku “ ‘ia Kalaisi Jisu ? ” Bea kabau


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‘oku behe, bea ta ‘oku tau fakaha, koia kotoabe ‘oku
fai ha agahala, ‘oku ‘ikai ji‘i ke momo‘i kau ia ki
he me‘a ni. Kuo fakalialaia ni ia ‘e hono loto
o‘ona. Bea kabau “ oku fakahalaia akitautolu ‘e
hotau loto,” kabau ‘oku fakamo‘oni mai ‘etau
halaia ‘e hotau kouisenisi. ‘otautolu, ‘oku belie fold
moe ‘Otua; he “oku lahi hake ia ki hotau loto,
bea ‘oku ne afio‘i ‘ae me‘a kotoabe;” bea ka lie tau
fa‘a kaka‘i akitautolu, kae ‘ikai te tau fa‘a kaka
kiate ia. Bea ‘oua na‘a ke mahalo mo ke lea ‘o
behe, “Na‘e ai ‘ae taimi na‘e fakatonuhia'i ai au ;
bea na‘e fakamolemole ‘a ‘oka gahi agahala;”
hei‘ilo be na‘e belie be ‘ikai: kae ‘lKai te ta faka-
kikihi ki ai. ‘Oxu ‘ikai nai te tau fa‘a ‘ilo, he kuo
fuoloa ‘ae taimi, be na‘e mo'oni ‘ae fakamolemole,
be koe gaue totonu ia ‘ae ‘Otua, be ko lia kaka na'a
ke fai ki ho laumalie o‘ou. Ka ‘oka ‘ilo faka-
babau eni, “koia ‘oku fai agahala, ‘oku ‘oe
tevolo ia.” Koia koe tevolo ko ho’o tamai ia. ‘E
‘ikai te ke fa‘a behe ‘oku ‘ikai, he ko ‘ene gahi
gaue ‘oka ke fai. ‘Oua na‘a ke fakafiemalie‘i koe
‘i ho‘o ’amanaki lelei tae‘aoga 1 ‘Oua na‘a ke behe ki
ho laumalie “.Fiemalie, fiemalie’” He ‘ikai ha
fiemale. l’agi kalaga ■ Tagi ki he ‘Ot-ua mei he
lilo: hei’ilo ce lie ogo‘i ho le‘o. Ha‘u kiate ia ‘o
tatau mo ho‘o fuofua ha‘u, halaia moe majiva, koe
agahala kuo mamahi lahi, mo kui, mo teletua’ Bea
vakai ke ‘oua na‘a ke tuku ke fiemalie ho laumalie
kae ‘oua ke toe ha mai ‘a‘ene ‘ofa fa‘a fakamolemole;
kae ‘oua ke fakamo‘ui koe mei ho‘o fakaholomui,”
bea ne toe fakafonu koe “i he tui koia ‘oku gaue ‘i
he ‘ofa.”
4. Ko hono tolu. ‘Oku ‘ikai koa ha fakahalaia
kiate kiiiautolu, ‘oku “agimui ki h« Laumalie,”
koe ‘uhi koe toega agahala ‘oku nofo ‘i lionau loto,
‘o kabau ’oku ‘ikai te nau higa ki ai; be koe‘uhi koe
kei bibiki ‘ae kovi ki he me‘a kotoabe ‘oku nau fai ?
Bea ka kuo behe, ‘oua na‘a ke hoha‘a koe‘uhi koe
agata‘efaka‘otua, ne ogo ‘ene kei nofo ia ‘i ho loto.
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‘imiji ‘oe ‘Otaa; be koe‘ahi oku kei bibiki ‘ae
fielahi moe loto'oho moe fakata‘eta‘etai ki ho‘o lea
bea mo ho'o gaue fulioe. Bea ‘oua na'a ke mana-
yalie ‘oka lia ata kiate koe ‘ae katoa ‘oe kovi 'oka
toka 'i ho loto, be a ke ‘ilo be koe ‘ekoe ‘o
hage be koKa ‘ilo‘i koe ‘e he tana kehe. 'Io, ke
ke holi ki he ‘Otaa, ke ne ta‘ofi koe mei he ma-
halo ‘oka lahi hake no‘o Lelei a'aa T he lelei
mo‘oni ‘oka ke ma'u. Tuku Ke behe ni ma‘u
aibe ‘a ho’o Iogu. “ h’akaha lilai ki hoKa laamalie,
‘o tataa mo hono fa‘a kataki'i, ‘ae loloto o ‘eku
kovi ‘i loto ; fakahamai koooabe ‘ae ta'etai bea
moe fietahi ‘oku toitoi ‘iate aa. ” Bea ka ogo’i
‘e he ‘Kiki ’a ho‘o kole, 'o ne talala ho iogo ;
‘oka fakaha mai 'eia be ’oka fete mo'oni ‘ae Laa-
malie koia ‘oka ke kau ki ai; v.akai foki ke ‘oaa
na'a vaivai ho‘o tai, be te ke taka ke fa‘ao *a ho
ba meiate koe. Ke ke agavivai. Ke ke to ki lalo
ki lie efa. Jio be koe ki lio'o f again ta’e'aoga, 10 ‘a
ho‘o ma'ama’a ‘aabito 'aubito. Kae ‘oaa foKi “na‘a
mamahi homo a loco, bea na'a mo a manavahe.” uake
ma‘u eni, “Oka oa ma'u ‘eaa, ‘io ‘eaa ‘ae Bakaialoa
‘i he ‘ao ‘oe Tamai—Kalaisi Jisa koe ma‘onroni.”
“Bea hage 'oku ma'olaga hake ‘ae lagi ‘i mamani, ‘e
behe ‘oka ma‘oluga 'a'ene ‘ofa ki lie'oka gain aga-
hala.” Koia 'oku alo‘ofa ai ‘ae 'Otua kiate Koe,
‘akoe koe agahala! ‘io ‘ae agahaia kao behe fau'o
hage ko koe! Koe ‘Otua koe ‘ofa; bea kao oekia
‘a Kalaisi! Koia ‘oka ‘ofa ai 'ae l’amai kiate koe I
Kuo ke hoko ko ‘eno faiiaa! Bea koia, 'lloga ;aia
kotoabe ‘oka kaa ki ho‘o lelei; ‘e ‘ikai ji'i te ta’ofi ia
meiate koe. Koe me'a lelei la ’oka ne maumau'i
‘ae jino kotoa ‘oe agahala, 'aia kao kalusefai ‘late
koe ? Bea ta ‘e fai ia ! Te “ke ma‘a 'aabito mei he
fakalielia kotoaue, 'i he jino moe laamalie mxa-
tou'oji.” Koe me‘a lelei la ‘OKa ‘ikai toe ha me‘a ‘i
ho loto ka koe ‘ofa haohaoa ‘ae ‘Otua? Ke ke
fiemalie koe ! “He to ke 'ofa kia Jihova ko ho ‘Otua
‘aki ho loto kotoa, mo ho‘a tamai, mo iio laamaiie,
Ua mo hQ‘o lualQbm” “Oku. agatouu ia ‘aia kuu ue


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fai ‘ae tala‘ofa, bea te ne fai be ‘o hage koia. ” ‘Oku
gall mo koe ke ke gaue aibe ‘i he tui moe fa‘akataki,
bea moe gaue ‘oe ‘ofa: ‘i he nekeneka fiemalie, moe
amanaki agavaivai, bea ‘i he ‘amanaki moe holi feiga,
‘aia coku tatali fakatotoka mo fiemalie be kae ‘oua
ke fai ‘aia kotoabe ‘oku finagalo lelei ki ai ca Jihova
*oe gahi hosite.
5. Bea ko hono fa eni ‘oe akonaki: Kabau ‘oku
Skai ke fakahalaia ‘akinautolu ‘oku ‘ia Kalaisi,
bea ‘oku ‘ikai te nau mnimui ki he kakano ka ki
he Laumalie, ” ‘i ha gahi agahala loku fai he
valval, be ha gahi agahala ‘oku fai ta‘e te nau
loto ki ai, be koe‘uhi ko ha gahi me‘a na‘e ‘ikai te
nau fa‘a ta‘ofi ‘akinautolu mei hono fai; bea ke
vakai lahi ‘akoe ‘oku tui ki hono ta‘ata‘a, ke ‘oua
na‘a kaka‘i koe ‘e Setane ‘i he me‘a ni. ‘Oku ke
kei vale mo vaivai,‘oku ke kui mo ta‘e‘ilo; ‘oku
‘ikai ha lea ke fakaha ‘aki hono lahi ‘o ho‘o vai-
vai;'bea ‘oku lahi hake ‘a ho‘o vale, ‘i he me‘a
‘oku ke mahalo koe ki ai; he ‘oku he‘eki te ke ‘ilo
‘i ha me‘a ke gali moe ‘ilo mo‘oni. Ke ‘oua na‘a
ke tuku ho‘o vaivai bea mo ho‘o vale, be ha fua
‘oku tubu mei ai, ‘aia ‘oku ‘ikai te ke fa‘a hao mei
ai, ‘oua na‘a tuku ia ke ue‘i ho‘o tui, ‘a ho‘o tui
fakatamaji‘i ki he ‘Otua, be ke fakamaveuveu ‘a
ho‘o fiemalie bea mo ho‘o fiefia ‘i he ‘Eiki.....
Kuo ke higa,‘E tagata ‘oe ‘Otua? Kae ‘oua na‘a
ke tokoto aibe ‘i hena, mo ke mamahi mo ‘ioho
aibe ‘i ho‘o vaivai; ka ke lea agavaivai ‘o behe,
“E ‘Eiki, ‘e behe ni be ‘a ‘eku higa ‘i he momeni-
ti kotoabe ‘o kabau ‘e ‘ikai te ke 'ai mai ho nima
ke boubou hake au.” Bea, ke toki tu‘u hake ■ Buna
ki ‘oluga bea ke lele! ‘Alu koe ‘i ho hala ! “ Kita-
ki atu ho‘o lele l.e fakabuebue kuo tala humaki
mai kiate koe. ”
6 Bea ko ‘eku lea faka‘oji eni. Kabau ‘oku
‘ikai hoko ha fakahalaia kiate ia ‘oku tui, ne ogo
‘ae labaji ia ‘e he kovi ‘oku fehi‘a ki ai hono lau-
malie, ( ‘o kabau ‘oku ‘ikai ke mo‘ua fakafokifa ia
koe‘uhi ko ‘ene ta‘elama mo ‘ene tulemohe a‘ana,)


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Jkabau ko koe ‘akue ‘oku tui, ‘oka ‘iloage kuo ke mo‘ua
*i he kovi, bea ke mamahi ai koe ‘i he kao ‘oe
‘Eiki: ‘E hoko ia koe i‘aito‘o mahu‘iga. Liligi atu
ho loto ‘i hono ‘ao, bea tala kiate ia ‘a ho‘o mamahi:
bea ke kole ‘aki ho malohi katoa kiate ia, ‘io kiate
ia “oku ‘alo‘ofa mamahi ‘i he ogo‘i ‘o ‘etau gahi
vaivai,” koe‘uhi ke ne fokotu‘u mo iokoni, mo
fakamalohi ho laumalie ke ‘oua na‘a ke toe higa ‘o
ta'egata. He na‘a mo eni ‘oku ‘ikai te ne faka-
halaia koe. Bea koeha te ke manavahe. ai? ‘Oku
kai ‘aoga hoko manavahe ‘i he manavahe ‘oku
fakatubu kae mamahi.” “Ikai koku gali be eni, te ke
cfa kiate ia ‘aia ‘oku‘ofa kiate koe : ka lahi‘ae‘ofa
•e lahi leva ai ‘ae malohi. Bea ka ke ‘ofa leva kiate
ja aki ho loto kotoa, te ke haohaoa ‘aubito ai, bea
*e ‘ikai teke kei hala ‘i ha me‘a. Tatali fiemalie
be ki he houa koia, ‘aia “koe ‘Afio ‘ae ‘Otua ‘aia
‘oku a‘ana ‘ae noga, ‘ofa ke ne fakama‘oni‘oni‘i faka
‘aufuli koe; ‘io, ‘i he hoko mai ‘a hotau ‘Eiki ko
Jisn Kalaisi‘ofa kuo haofaki homou laumalie, moe
iioto, moe jino, ‘o kakato mo tu‘umalie.