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Wednesday, May 12, 2021

    Good Friday celebrated across Solomon Islands

    BY ALFRED PAGEPITU Christians across Solomon Islands joined others worldwide in commemorating Good Friday which signifies the crucifixion of Jesus Christ. The crucifixion of Christ is held every Good Friday, and is part of the local...

    Wale urges churches to keep arms-length relation with gov’t

    OPPOSITION leader Matthew Wale reminded SICA and SIFGA to ensure that churches maintain a strong prophetic voice to the government and the nation. He made this statement during the Public Accounts inquiry into the budget...

    Abui made Bishop of Hanuato’o

    THE Anglican Church of Melanesia (ACOM) has consecrated and installed Reverend Arthur Stanley Abui as the fourth Bishop of the Diocese of Hanuato’o (DOH) at Saint Peters Cathedral, Kirakira on Sunday. The Most Reverend Leonard...

    Selwyn College unveils Golden Jubilee event

    SELWYN College has unveiled its Golden Jubilee celebration with the theme ‘Celebrating the Past, Building our Future’. Minister of Foreign Affairs and External Trade Hon. Jeremiah Manele launched the celebration during a church service in...

    Church leaders told to show unity ahead of election

    BY SAMIE WAIKORI Auki A member of the South Seas Evangelical Church (SSEC) in Sikitae, Auki has called on SSEC leaders to put aside personal greed ahead of the upcoming election of the church’s new bishop. The...

    Catholic archbishop announces temporary measures for coronavirus

    BY LORETTA BRIGIDIA MANELE THE Catholic Archbishop of Honiara Archdiocese, His Grace Archbishop Christopher M Cardone OP has announced some measures for Catholic communities to take to prevent the spread of coronavirus, starting on...

    PM graces consecration of new Bishop of Auki Diocese

    PRIME Minister Rick Houenipwela has congratulated the Most Reverend Bishop Elect Peter Houhou describing him as a ‘true son of Solomon Islands’. Bishop Houhou is the first native Solomon Islander to be appointed as Bishop...

    Catholic Church consecrates first ever local bishop

    SOLOMON Islands Catholic Church yesterday celebrated the Episcopal Consecration and installation of its first-ever native priest as Bishop at the St Augustine Cathedral at Faasitoro in the Auki Diocese, Malaita province. The consecration was officiated...

    LOs move to close down Kwailabesi SDA service in December

    BY LYNTON AARON FILIA KAO land party in North Malaita have announced plans to close down the Kwailabesi SDA service on December 1 this year due to what they claim ‘the lease agreement is not...

    Catholic Church marks 450 years of the Cross Arrival

    CATHOLIC parishioners of the Archdiocese of Honiara on Sunday, September 16, congregated at the Holy Cross cathedral to mark the 450 years of the Cross arrival in the country. The celebration to mark the great...