Church of the Province of Melanesia

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October 17, 2007

The Church of Melanesia will be taking over ownership and running of McMahon Community High School at Tulagi on Gela in the Central Province in 2008.

 

A recent meeting at Tulagi between a Church delegation from Honiara and the Central Provincial Government, which currently owns...

September 24, 2007

The permanent secretary of the Ministry of Women, Youth and Children's Affairs, Ethel Sigimanu, said the Melanesian government was aspiring to forge and strengthen its partnership with churches in order to raise the people's standard of living in the rural areas.

Her keynote address was...

September 5, 2007

Churches in the Solomon Islands need to take on a proactive role in curbing all forms of violence and abuse against vulnerable groups such as women and people with disabilities, the principal of Bishop Patteson Theological College, the Rev. Philemon Akao, said at the official opening of a three...

August 8, 2007

Church of Melanesia leaders in Solomon Islands and Vanuatu attending a week-long Provincial Youth Consultation in Honiara have been told to empower its youth in order to reach out to the world with God's love.

Vanuatu Bishop James Ligo made his remarks during consultation's opening day...

June 6, 2007

Plans by the Church of Melanesia to set up its own university have been stepped up following an appointment of a Taskforce Committee who met for the first time in May to drive the project forward.

The Committee, selected from a cross-section of the government, private and Church...

May 8, 2007

The launch of the Selwyn College Chapel Appeal in Honiara on May 5 raised more than $52,000 within five hours.

Hundreds of former students of Pawa, Pamua, Najilagu, and Maravovo, as well as parents, supporters and friends turned out in huge numbers to return the favor once given to...

April 30, 2007

The Inclusive Communities Programme (ICP) of the Anglican Church of Melanesia, in partnership with other local stakeholders, has launched a pre-release program to prepare inmates of Tetere Prison on East Guadalcanal to integrate into their communities when they are released.

This pilot...

April 2, 2007

Bishop Terry Brown of Malaita in the Church of Melanesia, and the rest of his diocese, are "all fine" following an 8.1 magnitude underwater earthquake that triggered a tsunami in the Solomon Islands April 2. So far, at least 30 people are confirmed dead and more than 5,400 people are without...

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