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Premier, OBA Leader Attend Santo Cristo Mass

Premier, OBA Leader Attend Santo Cristo Mass

Premier David Burt, Deputy Premier Walter Roban and Opposition Leader Cole Simons attended the annual Festa dos Senhor Santo Cristo dos Milagres mass held yesterday [May 22] at St. Theresa’s Cathedral. Premier Burt tweeted the photo below, saying, “I joined Deputy Walter Roban and the Opposition Leader, The Hon. Cole Simons at the Annual Festa... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Santo Cristo Dos Milagres Festival

Photos/Video: Santo Cristo Dos Milagres Festival

[Updated with photos] The “Festa do Senhor Santo Cristo dos Milagres” [the Festival of the Christ of Miracles] is being held today [May 22] in Hamilton and you can tune in and watch live below. A centuries old tradition that originated in the Azores in the 17th century, the festival sees procession move through Hamilton, with participants walking... Read more of this article

Little Free Library At Wesley Methodist Church

Little Free Library At Wesley Methodist Church

Wesley Methodist Church will be hosting a grand-opening party for their Little Free Library on Sunday, May 22nd at 12.15pm. A spokesperson said, “Little Free Libraries are a global phenomenon with more than 100,000 around the world in over 100 countries — from Italy to Brazil to Japan to Bermuda. Now, a new Little Free Library at Wesley Methodist... Read more of this article

Review: The Cross At Earl Cameron Theatre

Review: The Cross At Earl Cameron Theatre

[Written by Dale Butler] City Hall & Arts Center, located on Church Street in the City of Hamilton, became an arena of live activity on Saturday, April 16, 2022, with vendors on Nellie’s Walk, the Fresh Air Films in the car park featuring Encanto and Spider-Man, and the Bermuda premiere of a theatrical work ‘The Cross – The Untold... Read more of this article

Ridvan 2022 To ‘Mark A Special Milestone’

Ridvan 2022 To ‘Mark A Special Milestone’

The Bermudian Baha’i national community will host its 42nd National Convention in the Baha’i National Centre in the City of Hamilton. A spokesperson said, “Ridvan 2022 will mark a special milestone in the Bermudian Baha’i community and throughout the Baha’i world. “For the past two years the Bermudian community, like the rest of Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Walk To Calvary Reenactment

Photos & Video: Walk To Calvary Reenactment

Congregations from the St. George’s churches marked today’s [April 15] Good Friday holiday by staging their annual reenactment of Jesus’ crucifixion. The Walk to Calvary production has been staged annually during the Easter season for years, becoming something of a St. George’s tradition.Good Friday celebrations are taking place at various... Read more of this article

Baha’i New Year First Day Of Spring

Baha’i New Year First Day Of Spring

The Baha’is of Hamilton Parish joined the Bermudian Baha’i community and Baha’is around the world in observing Naw-Ruz on Monday [March 21]. A spokesperson said, “The Baha’is of Hamilton Parish joined with the entire Bermudian Baha’i community and the millions of Baha’is around the world in observing Naw-Ruz, on Monday, 21 March. Naw-Ruz... Read more of this article

Jehovah’s Witnesses Return To In-Person

Jehovah’s Witnesses Return To In-Person

After two years of meeting virtually due to the pandemic, Jehovah’s Witnesses “across the world are being encouraged to begin holding in-person meetings during the week of April 1.” “I’ve been attending our congregation meetings since 1989,” said Clarence Borden of Somerset. “I’m really looking forward to in-person meetings again.... Read more of this article

Wesley Methodist: ‘God Created Us All Equally’

Wesley Methodist: ‘God Created Us All Equally’

“Just as we supported OUTBermuda with this legal case, we will continue to find ways to create equity for those in the LGBTQ+ community who need it most,” Wesley Methodist Church said following today’s ruling by the Privy Council in the UK. A spokesperson said, “Wesley Methodist Church is committed to supporting equal rights and justice... Read more of this article

Faith Leaders Introduce X-Roads Peace Games

Faith Leaders Introduce X-Roads Peace Games

The Bermuda Committee announced their “moral support” for the X-Roads Peace Games in July 2022 that will be produced by Sahabaco Limited. A spokesperson said, “February 4 is the third year anniversary for the Document on Human Fraternity for World Peace and Living Together[also known as the “Abu Dhabi Declaration”] between Pope Francis... Read more of this article

Honouring The Life Of Archbishop Desmond Tutu

Honouring The Life Of Archbishop Desmond Tutu

[Joint statement supported by a number of local personalities including former Premiers Alex Scott & Sir John Swan, Senator Joan Dillas Wright, Senator Michelle Simmons, Lisa Reed, Dwight Jackson, Keith Jensen, Kevin Grant, Bishop Dill, Bishop Wes Spiewak, Imam Saleem Talbot. Rev Erskine Simmons and Diana Kempe] The passing of Archbishop Desmond... Read more of this article

Acting Premier Pays Tribute To Archbishop Tutu

Acting Premier Pays Tribute To Archbishop Tutu

[Updated] Acting Premier Diallo Rabain today [Dec 28] paid tribute to the late Archbishop Desmond Tutu, calling him “a fearless visionary.” Acting Premier Rabain said, “A fearless visionary. The international outpouring of love and admiration is simply incredible as the world remembers this humble man who led a movement founded in... Read more of this article

Christmas Message From Bishop Nicholas Dill

Christmas Message From Bishop Nicholas Dill

[Christmas message from Bishop Nicholas Dill] Alpha, Beta, Gamma, Delta, Omicron – these are the names given by the World Health Organization to differing strains of the SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. In themselves they don’t mean much but are easier to remember by the general public. In the Bible, however, names are highly significant... Read more of this article