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Minister Caines To Host Inter-Faith Meeting

Minister Caines To Host Inter-Faith Meeting

The issue of violence in the community will be discussed when the Minister of National Security Wayne Caines, meets with members of Bermuda’s inter-faith community tomorrow [Sept. 7].“Minister Caines has passionately expressed his commitment to engaging all sectors of the community about crime and violence,” the Ministry said. “At... Read more of this article

Column: Eid ul-Adha Celebration Begins Today

Column: Eid ul-Adha Celebration Begins Today

[Written by Shabnam Jheengoor] Today, September 1st, 2017, holds special meaning for Muslims in Bermuda and around the world as Eid ul Adha, the festival of sacrifice Prophet Abraham [peace be upon him] is celebrated. The main event of the celebration is the sermon delivered by the Imam at the mosque which is followed by a short prayer. Families and... Read more of this article

Organ Recital Set To Feature Hector Olivera

Organ Recital Set To Feature Hector Olivera

Internationally acclaimed organist, Hector Olivera, is set to perform in a recital presented by the Bethel AME Church on Saturday, September 30, 2017. The concert will honor Pastor, Rev. Ruth D. VanLowe Smith’s 20th year in Pastoral Ministry. A spokesperson from Bethel AME Church said: “Maestro Hector Olivera is a passionate, gifted, and... Read more of this article

Cathedral To Host September Lunchtime Recital

Cathedral To Host September Lunchtime Recital

The Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity will be hosting the September 2017 Lunchtime Recital Series at 12.30pm each day at the Cathedral on Church Street in Hamilton, beginning on September 7. On September 7, the recital will feature Angela Sainsbury, organist at St. Mark’s Church in Smith’s Parish. On September 14, the recital will feature Owen... Read more of this article

Video: Reflections Of Hope, Caught In Net

Video: Reflections Of Hope, Caught In Net

The Revelation of Hope Ministries recently shared a video online titled ‘Reflections of Hope Episode 3: Caught in the Net.’ The video follows Taj Pacleb, from the Revelation of Hope Ministries, as he explores various underwater landscapes, focusing predominantly on an experience he had in Bermuda. In the video, Pacleb says, “The ocean... Read more of this article

St. Paul AME To Host Gospel Jazz Concert

St. Paul AME To Host Gospel Jazz Concert

The St. Paul A.M.E. Church is getting set to host their Gospel Jazz Concert on Sunday [Aug 13] at 6.30pm. A spokesperson said, “The history of St. Paul A.M.E. Church is deeply intertwined with the journey of Black Bermudians and the larger life of the country for over 140 years. “It is this great tradition that led to the commitment to begin... Read more of this article

Pastor Deborah Evans To Hold Book Signing

Pastor Deborah Evans To Hold Book Signing

Kingdom Dynamics Bookstore will host a book signing on Thursday, July 27 from 4.30pm to 7.30pm with Rev. Dr. Deborah R. Evans, who recently released the book “Nuggets of Inspiration.” The books introduction says, “The Bible says, ‘Pleasant words are as a honeycomb, sweet to the soul, and health to the bones.’ “During... Read more of this article

Anglican Church Congratulates The PLP

Anglican Church Congratulates The PLP

The Anglican Church of Bermuda is congratulating Premier David Burt and the Progressive Labour Party [PLP] on their victory in General Election on Tuesday [July 18]. The Right Revd. Nicholas Dill said, “The Anglican Church of Bermuda would like to congratulate the Hon. E. David Burt, JP MP, Premier of Bermuda and the members of the Progressive Labour... Read more of this article

Conference: Learning To See And Hear At BUEI

Conference: Learning To See And Hear At BUEI

Bermuda’s Restoration Fellowship is set to host a weekend-long conference themed ‘Learning to Hear and See in the Spirit’ at the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute starting Friday, July 14. The conference begins at 7.30 pm within the Tradewinds Auditorium at BUEI, continuing on Saturday, July 15th at 10 am and 7:30 pm and concluding... Read more of this article

Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahido Church Opening

Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahido Church Opening

Residents and visitors are invited to view the hand-painted icons at the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church, which will be opening to the public, every Wednesday and Saturday, starting Wednesday, July 5th throughout the summer until the end of August.The cathedral features an interior full of painted icons by Abba Gebre Hiwot Wolde Samuel, who was... Read more of this article

Festival Of The Holy Spirit Set For July 1 & 2

Festival Of The Holy Spirit Set For July 1 & 2

The public is invited to join in on the 22nd annual Portuguese Festival of the Holy Spirit, set to take place on Saturday, July 1 and Sunday, July 2 at Town Square in St. George’s. This year’s entertainment line-up is set to include Caroline Araujo, Minah Jardim, Jessica Vidal, Amalia Pontes, Jessica Frias and The Travellers. Portuguese food... Read more of this article

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