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Allen Temple Women Community Outreach Day

Allen Temple Women Community Outreach Day

The Women of Allen Temple will be hosting a Community Outreach Day at the Warren Simmons Field on Saturday [Oct 20] from 3 – 6pm. A spokesperson said, “Our theme is “Restoration- Uniquely Designed for God’s Glory”, focusing on Psalm 139:14-15 and Ephesians 2:10. Our goal is to uplift the “forgotten” in Society, bringing them encouragement... Read more of this article

Mount Saint Agnes Academy Holds Ring Mass

Mount Saint Agnes Academy Holds Ring Mass

Mount Saint Agnes Academy [MSA] held their annual ‘Ring Mass’ this morning [Sept 28] with students having their class rings blessed by Bishop Wes Spiewak. A spokesperson said, “MSA’s annual Ring Mass is the first official ceremony of our grade 12 students’ Senior Year. Class rings are blessed as part of the Mass and afterward, family, friends,... Read more of this article

St. Paul AME Church Anniversary Celebrations

St. Paul AME Church Anniversary Celebrations

St Paul AME Church is getting set to host its 148th anniversary celebrations starting tomorrow [Sept 26] and running through September 30, with the scheduled events to include a forum, a Seniors Lunch & Learn, Family Fun Night, and Worship Experience. A spokesperson said, “The panel for tomorrow’s forum includes BIU President Chris Furbert,... Read more of this article

Column: United Nations Peace Day On Friday

Column: United Nations Peace Day On Friday

[Opinion column written by Glenn Fubler] The UN Peace Day on Friday, September 21st occurs this year in the context of the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The UN Secretary General points out that the Declaration: “…recognizes the inherent dignity and equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family”. The... Read more of this article

Praise Teams Gospel Concert On October 13th

Praise Teams Gospel Concert On October 13th

The 2018 Praise Teams Gospel Concert is set to held on Saturday, October 13 at the Ruth Seaton James Center for Performing Arts at 7.30pm. A spokesperson said, “Get your tickets today for the 2018 Praise Teams Gospel Concert on Saturday, October 13th at 7:30pm at the Ruth Seaton James Center for Performing Arts. “This inspirational music... Read more of this article

AME Church Women’s Empowerment Weekend

AME Church Women’s Empowerment Weekend

The Women In Ministry of the AME Churches of Bermuda will be hosting a Preaching Women’s Empowerment Weekend from Thursday [Sept 13] to Sunday [Sept 16]. A spokesperson said, “The Women In Ministry of the AME Churches of Bermuda will be hosting a Preaching Women’s Empowerment Weekend from September 13 to September 16 embracing the... Read more of this article

Saint Pio Relics To Visit Bermuda On October

Saint Pio Relics To Visit Bermuda On October

The Catholic Diocese of Hamilton in Bermuda announced the first ever tour in Bermuda of the relics of Saint Pio of Pietrelcina beginning on October 19th. A spokesperson said, “The relics of Saint Pio, including: Saint Pio’s glove; Saint Pio’s crusts of the wounds; cotton-gauze with Saint Pio’s blood stains; a lock of Saint Pio’s... Read more of this article

New Salvation Army Divisional Leader Appointed

New Salvation Army Divisional Leader Appointed

The Salvation Army will be holding a Leadership Affirmation Service of Major Sandra Stokes, as the new Divisional Leader of The Salvation Army Bermuda Division on Sunday [Aug 12] at 4pm at North Street Citadel on North Street in Hamilton Director of Public Relations Calvin Ming said, “The Service will take place at 4:00 PM on Sunday, August 12, 2018.... Read more of this article

Video: Interview With Bishop & Wohlmuth

Video: Interview With Bishop & Wohlmuth

Catholic Bishop Wes Spiewak and Chairperson of the Peace and Social Justice Committee Joanne Wohlmuth are speaking with Bernews this afternoon [July 25], sitting down for a live interview with journalist Don Burgess, speaking about the Church’s anti-racism initiative. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 36-minute replay is below Related... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: Portuguese Holy Spirit Festival

Photos & Videos: Portuguese Holy Spirit Festival

[Updated with videos] The 23rd annual Portuguese Festival of the Holy Spirit got underway tonight [June 30] in St. George’s, with people from around the island coming to attend the festivities. Organisers previously said there would be performances by “Amelia Pontes, Jessica Frias, Michelle Tavares, The Travelers and Carlos Janeiro. Also performing... Read more of this article

Wesley Church To Host LGBTQ Pride Service

Wesley Church To Host LGBTQ Pride Service

Wesley Methodist Church will host an LGBTQ Pride Service on June 24th at 11.00am, saying they look forward to “welcoming all LGBTQ persons and allies.” The poster said, “Wesley looks forward to welcoming all LGBTQ persons and allies, along with members of the Bermuda Human Rights Commission, OUTBermuda and Rainbow Alliance of Bermuda... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: ‘Blessing Of The Boats’ Ceremony

Photos/Video: ‘Blessing Of The Boats’ Ceremony

[Updated with photos] The traditional Blessing of the Boats — which dates back to 1849 — is taking place this morning [June 17], with Bishop Nicholas Dill and Reverend Tom Slawson being rowed from St George’s to St David’s to bless boats that gather at Chapel of Ease Dock. Update: The live broadcast has ended, and the 45-minute replay is belowThe... Read more of this article

Blessing Of The Boats Scheduled For Sunday

Blessing Of The Boats Scheduled For Sunday

The traditional Blessing of the Boats — which dates back to 1849 — will take place on Sunday morning [June 17], with Bishop Nicholas Dill and Reverend Tom Slawson being rowed from St George’s to St David’s to bless boats that gather at Chapel of Ease Dock. All boats and mariners are welcome for the 9.00am start. The traditional Blessing of the... Read more of this article