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World famous Bishop John Shelby Spong to speak in The Bahamas

Nassau, Bahamas - The Carl Jung Society of Nassau presents author and lecturer,

Bishop John Shelby Spong who will speak on "The Christ Call to a New Vision of Oneness" at the New Providence Community Centre (NPCC), on Blake Rd. on

Tuesday, February 22 · 6:30pm - 9:30pm.

John
Shelby Spong, whose books have sold more than a million copies, was
bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Newark for 24 years before his
retirement in 2001. His admirers acclaim him as a teaching bishop who
makes contemporary theology accessible to the ordinary layperson -- he's
considered the champion of an inclusive faith by many, both inside and
outside the Christian church...

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Mitchell Michael Rolle, 67

Semi Military Funeral Service for the late retired prison officer A.S.P Mitchell Michael Rolle, 67, of South Beach and formerly of Cat Island, will be held on Saturday February 26 at 10am at Zion South Beach Baptist Church, Zion Boulevard South Beach. Officiating will be Bishop B Wenith Davis assisted by Pastor Charles T Dorsett. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Gardens Soldier Road.
Fond Memories will always remain in the heart of his wife of 43 years: Marilyn; 6 daughters: Patricia Rolle-Stubbs, Paulette Rolle, staff nurse Antionette Rolle-Smith, staff nurse Margaret Rolle-Fynes, Khyla Rolle-Ambrose, Shervonne Davis; son: Mitchell Rolle Jr.; grand children: Gerard Smith Jr., Brandon Smith, Mi ...

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2011 Greek Festival - February 19th 20th

Nassau

, Bahamas -  Don't miss the

2011 Greek Festival

Saturday,

February 19th

2011 from 11am utnil and Sunday

February 20th

2011 from 12 noon until at Greek Church West Street.

Greek Food, Greek Beer, Ouzo!!!! Cooking Demos, Live Bouzouki Band Dancing, Storytelling & more.

Admission is $3 for Adults and $1 for Children...

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Nassau Music Society presents Quartetto Gelato, February 18th 19th

Nassau, Bahamas - The
Nassau Music Society in association with Societe Generale Private
Banking, Colina, Royal Star Assurance, and Pictet, and Under the
Patronage of His Excellency Sir Arthur Foulkes, Governor General of the
Commonwealth of the Bahamas presents

Quartetto Gelato, international artistes extraordinaire,lLive in concert  Friday, 

February 18th, 2011 at College of the Bahamas Performin Arts Centre, 8:00pm sharp AND Saturday, F

ebruary 19th, 2011 at St Paul 's Church Hall, Lyford Cay - 7:30pm sharp

Quartetto Gelato is comprised of Peter DeSoto, Alexander Sevastian, Liza Mcllelan and Colin Maier...

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George Jerry Lewis, 42

Funeral Service for George “Jerry” Lewis, 42, of Fire Trail Road and formerly of West End, Grand Bahama, will be held on Saturday, February 26, 2011 at 2:00p.m.

Church:

Reaping the Harvest Ministries
Address:

Washington Street, North of Cordeaux Avenue
Officiating:

Minister Alpheus Barr
Assisted by:

Pastor Wilshire Smith
Interment:

Cremation Will Follow

Left to cherish his memories are his wife: Joan Lewis; parents: Prince Edward and Winifred Lewis; six brothers: Edward, Jimmy, Marshall, Johnny, Cecil and Peter; one sister: Sherelle Lewis; one stepsister: Veni ...

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Vernita Marsha Wells-McIntosh, 41

Funeral Service for Vernita Marsha Wells-McIntosh, 41, of Fox Town, will be held on Saturday, February 26, at 10am at New Hope Baptist Church, Mount Hope, Abaco. Officiating will be Pastor John McIntosh assisted by Rev Bernell Parker. Interment will follow in the Public Cemetery, Fox Town, Abaco.
Left to cherish her fond memories are her husband: Donald McIntosh; daughter: Donnell McIntosh; adopted daughter: Joeneka Pierre; sons: Codero McIntosh and Rolando McIntosh; mother: Rosalie McIntosh; father: Fred Wells; adopted father: Washington Smith; sisters: Sharon, Shania and Valencia Smith, Royanne and Vincennetta McIntosh, Sharon Jones, Tina and Indira Wells and Emma Scott; brothers: George, Edwi ...

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Dr. Keva Bethel: A truly great citizen

Renowned educator the late Dr. Keva Bethel once said “...let us aim for the stars, even if we only hit a tree.”
It was a phrase that epitomized her commitment to nation-building and portrayed her vision for The Bahamas.
Dr. Bethel imagined a country in which there was a national plan for development, one where formal education took on a transformative role and the church, the government and civil society worked together for the common good.
In her now famous speech “A Vision for The Bahamas”, Dr. Bethel said: “I hope that as we tout our constitutional commitment to Christian values, we shall in fact learn to translate these into more Christ-like behav ...

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Nassau Music Society presents Quartetto Gelato, February 18th 19th

Nassau, Bahamas - The
Nassau Music Society in association with Societe Generale Private
Banking, Colina, Royal Star Assurance, and Pictet, and Under the
Patronage of His Excellency Sir Arthur Foulkes, Governor General of the
Commonwealth of the Bahamas presents

Quartetto Gelato, international artistes extraordinaire,lLive in concert  Friday, 

February 18th, 2011 at College of the Bahamas Performin Arts Centre, 8:00pm sharp AND Saturday, F

ebruary 19th, 2011 at St Paul 's Church Hall, Lyford Cay - 7:30pm sharp

Quartetto Gelato is comprised of Peter DeSoto, Alexander Sevastian, Liza Mcllelan and Colin Maier...

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Cop testifies in murder trial

Three men accused of the murder of a church's groundskeeper placed themselves on the scene of the crime in their alleged statements to police, a Supreme Court jury heard yesterday.
Kenray Rigby, Cravon Lewis and Michael Beckford are on trial for the murder of Michael Knowles outside the Born Again Deliverance Church on January 19, 2006. They are also accused of robbing church members during a prayer meeting.
Sergeant Ambrose Knowles testified that he was present when investigating officer Christian Leary interviewed each suspect. He said all the statements were made voluntarily.
According to Sergeant Knowles, Rigby said that Mikey shot a man outside the building. According to Knowles, Lewis a ...

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Talks over homeless shelter plans

By NATARIO McKENZIE

Tribune Staff Reporter

nmckenzie@tribunemedia.net

PLANS are being discussed for the implementation of a pilot homeless shelter initiative Minister of State for Social Development Loretta Butler-Turner has confirmed.

Mrs Butler-Turner noted, however, that the issue of the homeless in the Bahamas is one that needs to be addressed comprehensively and should involve more than simply finding a shelter for people to live in. Although she could not say when the initiative would be launched, the minister said that talks are underway between the Ministry of Social Development, the Ministry of Tourism, the Downtown Nassau Partnership, churches and civic organisations.

"We feel ...

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