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The Beginnings of the Catholic Church in Tonga

Part 2 – Based on the writings of Fr Joseph Deihl SM, adapted by the Fr Kevin Head SM [Italics are used where Fr Deihl is quoted directly and at length.] Despite the promising beginnings of the Church in Tonga, the ministry of Fr Chevron and Br Attale would be beset by many difficulties. Of Bishop […]

Cairns Cathedral – Bucket List Item

Several friends who had been to Cairns told me that the stained glass windows were superb. So I put it on my ‘bucket list’. The chance finally came to fly there after a road trip with friends that ended in Brisbane. The Cathedral of St Monica was easy to find, prominently placed on the edge […]