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...

Stella Maris Nordic

Stella Maris is the largest ship-visiting network in the world, and the official maritime charity of the Catholic Church. In January 2021, the Scandinavian Conference of Catholic Bishops appointed Deacon David Noval as National Director for Stella Maris Nordic. On...

Summer Camp

Sr. Florence organized a two day Summer camp  on 23-24. July, during which eleven children participated. The theme was the “Gospel Vaccination” with St. Paul. Through video, stories, colouring, games and handwork, the children learned about St. Paul...

First Holy Communion

On Sunday, 6th June, parishioners had the joy of seeing Leah and Joe Yves make their First Holy Communion in Mariukirkjan. They were prepared by Sr. Florence for several months. During Mass, Fr. Peter preached in Danish, English and French. The children´s hymn,...

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....

“Wash one another´s feet”

When he had finished washing their feet, he put on his clothes and returned to his place. “Do you understand what I have done for you?” he asked them. “You call me ‘Teacher’ and ‘Lord,’ and rightly so, for that is what I am. Now that I, your Lord and Teacher, have...