Synod 2021-2023: What is it about?

  Pope Francis has invited Catholics all over the world to join in a “synodal process” which lasts from October 2021 to October 2023. We are asked to recall how “the Spirit has guided the Church’s journey through history and, today, calls us to...

Emergency Help!

On Thursday, 16 December 2021, a force 5 hurricane called Hurricane Rai (Odette – local name) struck the Philippines. The hurricane caused a huge amount of damage in the middel and southern part of the Philippines, in the regions of Palawan, Visayas and Mindanao. Many...

Christmas Homily

The Gospel we have heard tonight (Midnight Mass) is one of the most famous stories in the world. In Christian countries, it is probably the most famous story, and for us it is much more than any other story. The Gospel told us when Jesus was born, where it happened,...

Sinnopskornið: Christmas 2021

  A few thoughts from Fr. Peter´s Christmas reflection: “When St. Francis of Assisi created the first Christmas crib during the Christmas of 1223 in the forest near Greccio, it was with a clear intention: “I want to set before our bodily eyes the...

Christmas concert with Glymur

The choir, “Glymur” had a Christmas concert in Mariukirkjan on Sunday, 19 December. Because of the current rate of Covid infection, the concert was not public, but streamed live on Youtube. The programme included several Christmas carols and songs in...

Children celebrating Creation

On Saturday afternoon, 18th. September, five children joined Sr. Florence to learn about the Season of Creation. They heard the story of Abraham, then each one made an “Abraham´s tent”. They also visited the nearby park to experience God´s presence in...