Covid and Church

  Mariukirkjan is not closed. You are welcome, as always, to visit every day between 8am. and 8pm.  On Sunday 6th June, we will celebrate Mass in Mariukirkjan, but you are not obliged to come, given the current situation on the islands with regard to Covid,...

Eat Together

  This event is cancelled due to the current situation in the country regarding Covid. During the coming week, when this event would have taken place, let us be extra attentive in helping each other in situations of loneliness.   Dear parishioners Caritas...

Celebrating 90 years with the Parish

On Sunday, 23rd May, Pentecost Sunday, the Franciscan Sisters (Franciscan Missionaries of Mary) celebrated the 90th anniversary of their arrival on the Faroe Islands. A solemn Mass was celebrated in Mariukirkjan with parish priest, Fr. Peter Fleetwood, as celebrant....

Pentecost Novena on the Care of Creation

You are invited to join Catholics in England and Wales in prayer and action (14 – 24 May) with regard to the urgent climate change issues that we all face. The God Who Speaks team offers this Novena of readings and prayers drawn from the Bible and recent Papal...

Armchair Retreats

Denis Blackledge SJ, Jesuit Parish Priest of Saint Francis Xavier’s Church in Liverpool delivers a series of armchair retreats. Each week he chooses a couple of scripture passages to break open the living word in a homely way to give fresh encouragement, and deepen...

Pray for an end to the pandemic

Pope Francis has asked Catholics around the world to pray the Rosary during this month of May, with the specific intention of asking for an end to the Corona pandemic. Our parish in the Faroes already prays the Rosary regularly at 10.30.am. on a Sunday in Kerit. Not...