Posts Tagged ‘Solomons’

Solomons parish gets first permanent church building

Friday, October 21st, 2016

A parish in the Solomon Islands is to get its first permanent church building thanks to the generosity of British Catholics. Since its foundation in 1950, St Mark’s parish in the village of Fote, on Malaita has worshipped in a hut made of wood and palm leaves. But in a hand-written appeal to the charity Read more

Reconciliation overcoming tension in the Solomon Islands

Friday, May 3rd, 2013

In Honiara, where much of the fighting occurred during the “Tensions” which brought the Solomon Islands to political and economic collapse a decade ago, people now go about their daily lives with freedom and security. As the country enters a new phase with the Regional Assistance Mission to the Solomon Islands (RAMSI) withdrawing military personnel Read more