News from St Mary's and St Joseph's churches, include their priests and special services.

Mother's Day and Harvest Festivals 2021

Report and photos from Randal Repetto and Rachel Green

On Sunday 14th March 2021, Mothers' Day and Harvest Festivals were held in both St Mary's and St Joseph's Churches. The church services began with the children giving their mothers, grandmothers and aunts bunches of flowers and cards. The rest of the day was spent visiting loved ones with gifts, having braais or having lunch with the family.

Women and children outside St Joseph's Church with James Glass, who led the Catholic service.

Women and children outside St Joseph's Church with James Glass, who led the Catholic service.

Children receiving flowers in St Mary's Church to give to their mothers, grandmothers and aunts.

Children receiving flowers in St Mary's Church to give to their mothers, grandmothers and aunts.

Children taking flowers to their mothers, grandmothers and aunts in St Mary's Church.

Children taking flowers to their mothers, grandmothers and aunts in St Mary's Church.

Children in St Joseph's Church collecting bunches of flowers to give to their mothers, grandmothers and aunts.

Children in St Joseph's Church collecting bunches of flowers to give to their mothers, grandmothers and aunts.

Produce before the altar in St Joseph's Church for the Harvest Festival. Sacks of potatoes decorated with flax leaves also lined the aisle.

Produce before the altar in St Joseph's Church for the Harvest Festival.
Sacks of potatoes decorated with flax leaves also lined the aisle.

Tristan produce on the altar at St Mary's Church.

Tristan produce on the altar at St Mary's Church.

Lars Repetto and Eddie Rogers Receive British Empire Medals

St Mary's lay ministers Lars Repetto and Eddie Rogers were presented with BEMs by the Administrator on 27th January 2021.
3-Feb-2021
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Christmas Carol Service 2020

Tristan's churches held a joint Christmas carol service on 13th December 2020.
18-Dec-2020
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Remembrance Sunday Service 2020

The annual Tristan Remembrance Sunday service was held at St Mary's Anglican Church and conducted by Rev. Margaret Van den Berg on 9th November 2020.
10-Nov-2020
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MFV Geo Searcher Relief Effort on Tristan

The Tristan community has donated clothing, shoes and other items for the relief of the crew of the shipwrecked MFV Geo Searcher.
21-Oct-2020
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Recent Special Services in Tristan's Churches

News of some of the special services held in Tristan's churches in recent months.
2-Jul-2020
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BEMs for Tristan Lay Ministers in New Year Honours List

Lars Repetto and Eddie Rogers honoured for services to the Tristan community
28-Dec-2019
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Tristan Remembers

2019 Remembrance Sunday Service and Ceremony
11-Nov-2019
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St Joseph's Church Mothers' Day 2019

Mother’s Day was celebrated at St Joseph's Church on 31st March 2019.
9-Apr-2019
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