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Column: Ramadhan Islamic Month Of Fasting

Column: Ramadhan Islamic Month Of Fasting

[Written by Shabnam Jheengoor] Few weeks ago, Muslims welcomed the month of Ramadhan, the Islamic month of fasting. During this very special month, Muslims fast from dawn to dusk, abstaining from all food and drink. The Holy Quran states: “O ye who believe! Fasting is prescribed for you as it was prescribed for those before you so that you may guard... Read more of this article

Book Signing By Patrice Lynch On Thursday

Book Signing By Patrice Lynch On Thursday

Author Patrice Lynch will host a book signing for the book “He Promised He Would Love Me” on Thursday, June 15th at the Kingdom Dynamics Bookstore at First Church of God on North Shore Road from 4:30pm – 7:30pm. A spokesperson said, “Marriage is a beautiful gift from God that comes with many benefits, but how many of us know that as... Read more of this article

Wesley Church Welcomes LGBT Community

Wesley Church Welcomes LGBT Community

The Wesley Methodist Church said they are welcoming all LGBTQ persons and allies in recognition of Pride, with a service to be held at 11.00am on June 11th, with Worship to be led by Rev. David Hann, with the Sermon entitled “Anchor in the Storm.” In a post on social media, the Church said, “Wesley looks forward to welcoming all LGBTQ... Read more of this article

’24 Community Hour Prayer Room’ On June 6

’24 Community Hour Prayer Room’ On June 6

Restoration House Ministries International in partnership with The Anglican Church of Bermuda are inviting all members of the community to join them for the first annual Community 24 Hour Prayer Room on Tuesday, June 6 from 12:01 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. at The Cathedral Hall, 29 Church Street, Hamilton. “In these times of social, economic and political... Read more of this article

Siblings To Hold Faith Based Summer Camp

Siblings To Hold Faith Based Summer Camp

A brother and sister duo have launched a new faith-based summer camp, with the aim of helping the island’s young people foster a greater appreciation for animals, nature and community service. Rise Bermuda, founded by siblings Kamala and Richard Shastri, will run at Willowbank for six weeks, starting on July 17 until August 25 . According to Miss... Read more of this article

Book Signing By Patrice Lynch On Sunday

Book Signing By Patrice Lynch On Sunday

Author Patrice Lynch will host a book signing for the book “He Promised He Would Love Me” on Sunday, June 4 after service at Kingdom Dynamics Bookstore at First Church of God on North Shore Road. A spokesperson said, “Marriage is a beautiful gift from God that comes with many benefits, but how many of us know that as beautiful as it is, it... Read more of this article

Ethiopian Orthodox Church Open For Art Walk

Ethiopian Orthodox Church Open For Art Walk

The Ethiopian Orthodox Church is inviting the public to view their hand-painted Church Icons, as they will be open for the St. George’s Art Walk on Saturday [May 27] A spokesperson said, “The Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahido Church, Debre Ganet Immanuel Cathedral, Invites residents and visitors to view our hand-painted Ethiopian Orthodox Church Icons.... Read more of this article

Bishop Dill: “Fresh Wind Is Needed” In Bermuda

Bishop Dill: “Fresh Wind Is Needed” In Bermuda

“At this time of division in our community, as our political and social realm seems to struggle to hold it together we need a new impetus – a fresh wind to unite us,” says Bishop Nicholas Dill ahead of Ascension Day. Bishop Dill said, “Even as we wonder at the power of the wind to drive the Sea Venture onto our shores in 1609 and in our... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Santo Cristo Dos Milagres

Photos & Video: Santo Cristo Dos Milagres

The Portuguese community came together on Sunday in order to celebrate “Festa do Senhor Santo Cristo dos Milagres” [Festival of the Christ of Miracles]. A centuries old tradition that originated in the Azores in the 17th century, the festival sees a solemn procession move through Hamilton, with participants walking on a carpet of flowers set... Read more of this article

Presentation On Ramadan Month Of Fasting

Presentation On Ramadan Month Of Fasting

The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community will be delivering a short presentation on Ramadan on Thursday [May 18] from 12.00pm to 1.00pm at Bermuda National Library. A spokesperson said, “Ramadan, the Islamic month of fasting will be welcomed again this year by Muslims around the 27th of May. Muslims fast from dawn to dusk and abstain from all food and drink.... Read more of this article

Maryland Methodist Members Visit Cobbs Hill

Maryland Methodist Members Visit Cobbs Hill

On April 28th, members of the Metropolitan United Methodist Church of Bryans Road, Maryland, met with members of the Cobbs Hill Methodist Church in Bermuda as a part of their visit to the island. The Metropolitan United Methodist Church group was in Bermuda on a trip organised by Dr. Joyce Hayward of Rejoyce Travels, and the tour on Friday was an ADHT... Read more of this article

Photos: Ahmadiyya Muslim Open Air Exhibition

Photos: Ahmadiyya Muslim Open Air Exhibition

As part of their educational campaign against extremism, Bermuda’s Ahmadiyya Muslim Community hosted an open air exhibition today [April 29] on Kindley Field Road in the east end, with educational material and free copies of the Holy Quran, with both English and Portuguese translations, available. A spokesperson previously explained that the “exhibit... Read more of this article

Ahmadiyya Muslim To Host Open Air Exhibition

Ahmadiyya Muslim To Host Open Air Exhibition

The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community will be hosting an open air exhibition as part of their educational campaign against extremism on Saturday [April 29] from 9.00am to 7.00pm at Kindley Field Road, in the open area before roundabout/swing bridge on the way to St George’s. A spokesperson said, “This exhibit is part of our ongoing ‘True Islam’... Read more of this article