Posts Tagged ‘Melanesia’

PNG & SI Dioceses established 50 years ago Comments 0

Tuesday, October 13th, 2015

On Sunday 27th Sept  Catholic bishops from the dioceses of Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands launched the celebration of 50 years since the establishment of the dioceses of Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands. The launching of the jubilee attracted Catholic faithful in Port Moresby who packed the Mary Help of Christians’ shrine Read more

Bible Sunday in Melanesia one way to combat fundamentalism Comments 0

Friday, August 15th, 2014

Helping Melanesian Catholics better appreciate the Bible is one way of combating propaganda from sects and increasing fundamentalism in the region. That was one of the outcomes hoped for from a Bible Sunday organised by the bishops of Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands for August 3. The day was intended to move “the Read more