Hawaii, the Big Island - The Painted Church

View from our Hotel Room, Hawaii, the Big Island

Phyllis plans the day

The Painted Church ca 1900





In the early 1900's a Belgian priest,
Father John Berchman Velghe, painted bible scenes
inside tiny St. Benedict's Catholic Church
so the illiterate Hawaiians could visualize
the white man's version of creation.


Questing for that Great Kona Coffee