Includes Hawaiian Is., New Zealand, and Easter Is., and the islands lying within the triangle formed by these (e.g., Samoa, Line Is., Cook Is., Phoenix Is., Ellice Is., Tonga, Tahiti, Marquesas Is., the Tuamotu Archipelago, Mangareva [Gambier] Is., Tubuai [Austral] Is.). Groups that have done miss. work in Polynesia include Australasian socs.; LMS; Assemblies of God; Paris Ev. Miss. Soc.; Seventhday Adv.; LCMS; Methodist; Missionary Ch. Assoc.; Pent. Holiness Ch., Inc.; S. Bap. Conv.
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