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Georgia, USA - Jamaica celebrates 48th Independence in Atlanta
General Katherine Smith recently participated in the Thanksgiving and
Ecumenical Service celebrations of the 48th Anniversary of Jamaica's
Independence at Hillside Presbyterian Church in Decatur, Georgia.
is pictured with (left to right) Honourary Consul of Jamaica with
responsibilities for Atlanta Mr. Vi...
Sometime ago, I was watching one of the many documentaries on the life of Jesus Christ, this one with the emphasis on His time prior to fully embracing and beginning His ministry.
Now before you cast me aside for using a documentary as the basis for my statement, particularly if the actual statement was not in the Bible, the author of the documentary sought to convey the impression of the struggl...
Governor General Sir
Arthur Foulkes and Lady Foulkes and Bahamas High Commissioner Paul
Farquharson and Mrs Sharon Farquharson attended the 11 a.m. church
service at the Grosvenor Chapel in London Sunday morning with a group
of Bahamian students. The Governor General is in London to attend an
investiture ceremony at Buckingham Palace on November 3rd. Pictured
from left are: High Commissioner Paul ...
By NOELLE NICOLLS
Tribune Staff Reporter
BISHOP Ross Davis confirmed yesterday that his Golden Gates World Outreach Ministries facilitated the collection of money from Haitian residents in a shanty town on behalf of a Bahamian, who claimed ownership.
Haitian residents in the village known as Government Yard off Carmichael are seeking a refund of the money they paid to...
A U.S. Embassy official claimed in a cable penned in 2003 that Bishop Neil C. Ellis -- who is repeatedly described in diplomatic documents as Perry Christie's spiritual adviser -- remarked that the then prime minister was not a "true man of God" although he was trying to be religious.
The American also wrote that at a meeting with Ellis at his Mount Tabor Baptist Church, he also remarked that Hube...
"The influence of the Catholic Church is woven into the very tapestry of our national life, often in ways we do not readily see."
- Sir Arthur Foulkes
As I sat in St. Francis Xavier's Cathedral during my father's funeral two weeks ago, surrounded by family and friends, I was compelled to reflect on the extraordinary and progressive contributions that the Catholic Church has made in The Bahamas ove...
The main combatants in the gambling referendum were the numbers bosses and the church. The church won after being outspent by millions. The victory speaks to the continued significance of the organized Christian community in a society that, while being quite hedonistic, enjoys the outward signs of religiosity.
Members of Pilgrim Baptist Temple joined hands and sang with one voice throughout yesterday morning's worship service, a stark contrast to the division observed last week when members voted on whether imprisoned Bishop Earl Randolph Fraser would remain head...
Nassau, Bahamas - Returning to church and looking well after being assaulted last week
was Vice Consul in the US Embassy here in Nassau Kathleen Cayer. The
press was out in full force to greet and hear from her. Ms. Cayer said
The Bahamas is a beautiful place and the unfortunate incident was just
one bad person and not a representation of the entire Bahamas.
pictured with Foreign Af...
MIAMI, Florida -- A capacity crowd of Bahamians, Bahamian descendents, and friends of The Bahamas, gathered at the Historic St. Agnes Church, Miami Florida on Sunday to take part in an Ecumenical Service celebrating the Bahamas 40th Anniversary of Independence.
A cross section of Bahamian spiritual leaders from the South Florida area took part in the service. Highlights included the introduction...
TWENTY-six students of the 2013 graduating class of St John's College had their hopes dashed yesterday when Chief Justice Sir Michael Barnett ruled that while contracts did exist between those students and the Anglican Central Education Authority, the ACEA had the discretion to cancel their graduation ceremony and prom...
Anglicans were sensitized to the intrinsic value of Mary Magdalene, after Jesus had called her from a life of sin and degradation, and told to put their own lives in context by Anglican Ordinand Eric Miller.
Miller was on assignment in South Long Island during the month of July. Working under the tutelage of Canon Harry Ward, rector of St. Paul's Parish in South Long Island, the ordinand conducted...
It is a pleasure to be back here. I say that because this was a place I visited very often as a child. I am a cousin of our rector and as a child I spent many a summer holiday here...
Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling, Governor General, attended the 50th Anniversary Celebration of The Feast of Dedication of Christ The King Parish
A new day dawns in the St. John's Particular Church of Native Baptists with the appointment of Bishop Carrington Pinder
Bishop Carrington Samuel Pinder, who is described as compassionate, caring, creative and confident, is also said to be a man who is focused on the work of God and one who expresses concern for his fellow man.
Her Excellency Governor General Dame Marguerite Pindling, and Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie attended an Organ Recital by renowned classical organist and host of 'The Joy of Music' television series, Diane Bish, in celebration of the 170th Anniversary of St. Agnes Anglican Church.
First Baptist Church in Upper Marlboro, Maryland, donated $25,000 towards the Hurricane Matthew recovery efforts, during a presentation at the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA on Thursday, November 17, 2016.
First Baptist Church in Upper Marlboro, Maryland, donated $25,000 toward the Hurricane Matthew recovery efforts, during a presentation at the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Thursday, November 17.
The Bahamas - 150th Anniversary the Establishment of the Anglican Diocese and City of Nassau Stamp Issue
World Stamp News: Christ Church Cathedral (15c stamp) is the "Mother Church" of the Anglican/Episcopal Diocese of The Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands. The word 'Anglican' denotes that this church was originally the Church of England which came to the region during the colonial expansion and that this church is the same as the "Episcopal Church" in the United States of America.
Methodists were encouraged to be visionary and bold in the proclamation of the Gospel to demonstrate compassion for those in need during the hard, recessional times by veteran minister of the gospel, Reverend Joseph Emmette Weir.
The president emeritus of the Methodist Conference of The Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands spoke during the 200th annual session of the Methodist Church in The Ca...
The Free National Movement (FNM) has stirred up a hornet's nest by holding its forum on a Sunday in Grand Bahama at Grand Lucayan Resort. The event, dubbed 'Take 5' was held on January 15. At this political event the FNM officially introduced its five candidates for Grand Bahama. The governing party also held its national candidates launch on Sunday, January 2...
On September 16, 2011 the Catholic Church in England and Wales returned to
the obligatory practice of abstaining from eating meat on Friday. The allowance,
after Vatican II, for self-motivated substitutions to this rule, resulted in the
erroneous widespread belief that the rule itself had been abolished. Not
surprisingly, fasting gradually disappeared from the ordinary lives of many