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Bishop Asks Churches To Suspend Public Services

Bishop Asks Churches To Suspend Public Services

The Bishop of Bermuda Rt Rev Nicholas Dill is asking all Anglican Churches to suspend public Sunday worship in order to support the efforts to contain the spread of the Covid-19 virus. Rt Rev Nicholas Dill said, “In the light of further developments in Bermuda with respect to the confirmed presence of the COVID 19 corona virus in our midst I am... Read more of this article

Interfaith Meeting About Covid-19 Preparation

Interfaith Meeting About Covid-19 Preparation

Premier David Burt, Minister of National Security Wayne Caines and members of the Disaster Risk Reduction Management Team met with interfaith representatives this week to discuss with the group Government’s preparation plans regarding Covid-19 coronavirus.The meeting took place at St. Paul’s Centennial Church Hall, and Minister Caines, who is... Read more of this article

Covid-19: Minister To Meet With Faith Community

Covid-19: Minister To Meet With Faith Community

Minister of National Security Wayne Caines will host a meeting with Bermuda’s faith-based community on Monday [March 16] to “discuss the Government of Bermuda’s Covid-19 preparation and guidance plans regarding large social gatherings.” A Government spokesperson said, “The Minister notes that during the meeting, the National... Read more of this article

Photos: Premier Attends Bermuda Conference

Photos: Premier Attends Bermuda Conference

Premier David Burt, his wife Kristin, and Parliamentary colleagues attended the Opening Session of the 134th Session of the Bermuda Annual Conference at St. Paul AME Church yesterday. A Government spokesperson said, “Premier David Burt, with his wife Kristin, members of the Cabinet and Parliamentary colleagues attended the Opening Session of the... Read more of this article

First Church Of God To Host Book Signing

First Church Of God To Host Book Signing

Kingdom Dynamics Bookstore is getting set to host a book signing featuring Minister Sareta Hayward with her book God’s Got This on Thursday [Feb 20] from 4.30pm to 7.30pm. Marketing Manager Chantel Simons said, “Kingdom Dynamics Bookstore at the First Church of God on North Shore Road will host a book signing featuring Minister Sareta Hayward... Read more of this article

Faith & Community Leaders Plant Loquat Tree

Faith & Community Leaders Plant Loquat Tree

Leaders from the Christian, Muslim and Jewish communities joined with other community members in planting a loquat tree at the corner of Court and Dundonald Streets, serving as an observance of the beginning of the UN World Interfaith Harmony Week, as well as part of Vision 2020’s campaign to plant 2,020 trees this year. A spokesperson said, “Emir... Read more of this article

Bahá’í Community Honours Black History Month

Bahá’í Community Honours Black History Month

The Bermudian Bahá’í Community will honour Black History Month at their First Sunday Gathering at the Bahá’í National Centre 11.15am today. A spokesperson said, “The Bermudian Bahá’í Community will honour Black History Month of February at their First Sunday Gathering at the Bahá’í National Centre on Sunday, 2 February. “The... Read more of this article

Community Day To Be Held On February 1

Community Day To Be Held On February 1

An informal Community Day will be held on Saturday, February 1st at Court and Dundonald Street in Hamilton. A spokesperson said, “On Saturday, February 1st, an informal Community Day will be held for representatives of all local Faith Communities at 4pm ‘at the crossroads’ of Court & Dundonald Streets in Hamilton to begin a month... Read more of this article

Dr. Trimm Speaks At Dr King Service In Atlanta

Dr. Trimm Speaks At Dr King Service In Atlanta

Bermudian Dr. Cindy Trimm delivered the opening prayer today [Jan 20] during the Dr Martin Luther King Commemorative Service at the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia. Speaking before the event, Dr. Trimm said she views this as an opportunity to further propel Dr. King’s legacy, saying, “Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is incomparably... Read more of this article

Ethiopian Orthodox Church To Celebrate Timqet

Ethiopian Orthodox Church To Celebrate Timqet

The Ethiopian Orthodox Church is inviting the public to join them for their celebration of the Feast of the Epiphany – or Timqet – on Sunday [Jan 19] at 8.00am. A spokesperson said, “We invite you to join us for another major holy day celebration of the Feast of the Epiphany or Timqet, recounting the baptism of our Lord Jesus Christ... Read more of this article

SFIM To Host ‘Singles Summit’ On January 25

SFIM To Host ‘Singles Summit’ On January 25

Saphire Faith International Ministries [SFIM] will host its first annual Singles Summit on Saturday, January 25 from 10.00am to 4.00pm at the Grotto Bay Beach Resort. A spokesperson said, “On Saturday January 25th, Saphire Faith International Ministries will host its first annual Singles Summit. “The Bermuda 2020 Singles Summit will take... Read more of this article

Two People Protest Outside Elbow Over Simons

Two People Protest Outside Elbow Over Simons

Two protesters could be seen standing just outside the Elbow Beach resort this morning [Jan 12], with the pair protesting Pastor Gary Simons, who is apparently part of the GracePoint services being held at the resort. Simons previously served at Cornerstone Church and was the Deputy Chairman of the anti-same sex marriage group ‘Preserve Marriage‘... Read more of this article

Ethiopian Orthodox To Host Christmas Service

Ethiopian Orthodox To Host Christmas Service

The Ethiopian Orthodox Church is inviting the public to join them for their Lidet Christmas Service on Monday, January 6 at 9.30pm at their St. George’s location, followed by a traditional Christmas feast after the service. A spokesperson said, “Christmas is a major holy day in Ethiopia, where more than half of the population is Orthodox Christian.... Read more of this article