Tracing our Catholic Roots!

  Considering how small the parish is, the story of the Catholic Church on the Faroe Islands is quite remarkable, and sometime deeply moving. Despite many obstacles and setbacks, our forbearers remained faithful to the practise of their faith and contributed much...

Easter News!

  During the Easter Vigil, we had the great joy of welcoming Jonhard into full membership of the Catholic Church. During the Easter Vigil, he renewed his Baptismal Vows, declared his adherence to the Catholic faith and received the Sacraments of Confirmation and...

A Sunday of Blessings!

  On Sunday, 10. March, we had the joy of seeing parishioners, Hanna and Eilif, installed as Eucharistic Ministers. They are now authorised by Bishop Kozon to help with the distribution of Holy Communion during Mass. We offer them our heartfelt congratulations....

Young People Confirmed

  On Sunday, 21st. January, we had the great joy of seeing five young people, Taida, Eyrk, Kristina Margretha, Heibrith Maria and Diana, receive the Sacrament of Confirmation in Mariukirkjan. Fr. Niels Engelbrecht, vicar general, and our acting parish priest, was...

News for Christmas

  Sunday, 17th. September: Sr. Marisa celebrated her Golden Jubilee in Mariukirkjan, Tórshavn, Faroe Islands, with her community, parishioners, former work colleagues, neighbours and friends. You can read more HERE. Sunday, 12 November: Deacon Christian...

Golden Jubilee

On Sunday, 17th. September, Sr. Marisa celebrated her Golden Jubilee in Mariukirkjan, Tórshavn, Faroe Islands, with her community, parishioners, former work colleagues, neighbours and friends. Fr. Martin Chase. sj., was the celebrant. Musicians, Annette (violin),...