Ratana Church

noun
Ra·​ta·​na Church | \ rəˈtänə- \

Definition of Ratana Church

: a Christian sect organized in New Zealand about 1925 that emphasizes faith healing and the agency of angels

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History and Etymology for Ratana Church

after Tahupōtiki Wiremu Rātana, †1939 Maori religious leader

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“Ratana Church.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ratana%20Church. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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