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Photos & Video: Quinton Ming Bench Dedication

Photos & Video: Quinton Ming Bench Dedication

Heard Chapel Church held a bench dedication this weekend at Pig’s Field in memory of Quinton “Tiny” Ming. Bonnie Smith, one of the church members of Heard Chapel, said, “Sadly, Bro Quinton Ming a stalwart of Heard Chapel passed way last year. ‘Bro Tiny’ as he was affectionally known, had a long association with both Heard Chapel... Read more of this article

Photos & Videos: Portuguese Holy Spirit Festival

Photos & Videos: Portuguese Holy Spirit Festival

The annual Portuguese Festival of the Holy Spirit was held in St. George’s this weekend, with people from around the island coming to attend the festivities, which started on Friday and continued until Sunday. The Festival of the Holy Spirit started centuries ago in the Azores, and is still celebrated today by Portuguese citizens and descendants worldwide. Related... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Holy Trinity Church Festival

Photos & Video: Holy Trinity Church Festival

Holy Trinity Church in Hamilton Parish is celebrating their 400th anniversary by hosting a Flower and Music Festival this weekend, with the Gombeys attending the Grand Opening to help mark the historic celebrations. A spokesperson said, “Holy Trinity Church in Hamilton Parish continues its 400th Anniversary celebrations with a bumper Flower and Music... Read more of this article

Community 24 Hour Prayer Room On June 3

Community 24 Hour Prayer Room On June 3

Restoration House Ministries International [RHM] is getting set to hold a virtual 24-Hour Global Community Prayer Room on Saturday, June 3. A spokesperson said, “On Saturday, June 3, the seventh annual and fourth virtual 24-Hour Global Community Prayer Room is scheduled from midnight to 11:59pm. We praise God for The Cathedral of the Most Holy... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: 2023 Santo Cristo Dos Milagres

Photos & Video: 2023 Santo Cristo Dos Milagres

[Updated with photos & 360] The Portuguese community is gathering today [May 14] in order to celebrate “Festa do Senhor Santo Cristo dos Milagres” [Festival of the Christ of Miracles] and you can tune in and watch live below. Update | Video added Update | 360 degree view added A centuries old tradition that originated in the Azores... Read more of this article

Bermuda Institute Alumni Golf Tournament

Bermuda Institute Alumni Golf Tournament

Bermuda Institute will celebrate 80 years of Adventist Christian Education with its Golf Tournament on Sunday, May 28. All alumni and friends of the Bermuda Institute are invited to play at the tournament at Port Royal Golf Course on Sunday, May 28. The tournament, costing $150 per person and $600 for teams of four, has a shotgun start of 1 pm and a... Read more of this article

Santo Cristo Festival To Be Held On May 13, 14

Santo Cristo Festival To Be Held On May 13, 14

The annual Santo Cristo festival will be held on May 13th and 14th, marking the first full edition of the festival since the onset of the pandemic. A spokesperson said, “Next Saturday and Sunday, 13-14 May, will see the return of the annual Santo Cristo festival at BAA Field. All members of the public are invited to attend free of charge. This will... Read more of this article

Video: Service Of Thanksgiving For Coronation

Video: Service Of Thanksgiving For Coronation

The Service of Thanksgiving for the Coronation of King Charles III was held today [May 7] at the Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity. Related Stories Joint Lenten Services For 2024 Announced King Charles III Diagnosed With Cancer Coronation Of King Charles Stamp Now Available King Charles III Bermuda Day Message Photos: Bermuda Regiment At King’s... Read more of this article

Bahá’ís Attend Convention In Israel

Bahá’ís Attend Convention In Israel

This past week, all nine members of the National Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá’ís of Bermuda travelled to Haifa, Israel to participate in the 13th International Bahá’í Convention. A spokesperson said, “Along with over 1500 National Spiritual Assemblies members from over 176 countries and territories, they were invited to the Bahá’í... Read more of this article

Two Canadian Pastors Reassigned To Bermuda

Two Canadian Pastors Reassigned To Bermuda

Two Salvation Army pastors from Canada are being reassigned to Bermuda, with Lt. Lester Ward to be the executive director for community and family services” and Lt. Almeta Ward to be the corps officer for the Salvation Army Church in St. George’s, Bermuda. This is according to a news report, which said, “After only a few short years, Lester... Read more of this article

Photo Set II: Walk To Calvary Reenactment

Photo Set II: Walk To Calvary Reenactment

The St. George’s churches’ congregations commemorated Good Friday by organizing a reenactment of Jesus’ crucifixion. This reenactment, known as the Walk to Calvary, has been a longstanding tradition in St. George’s during the Easter season. You can view our second set of images below, the first set here and all Bernews coverage of... 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 the Good Friday holiday by staging their reenactment of Jesus’ crucifixion. The Walk to Calvary production has been staged during the Easter season for years, becoming something of a St. George’s tradition. Good Friday celebrations are took place at various locations across the island, all... Read more of this article

Review: The Cathedral Concert Series

Review: The Cathedral Concert Series

[Written by Dale Butler] On Saturday, April 1, Nashville recording artist Bethany Bordeaux [violinist] and Jonathan Noël [pianist/vocalist] gave eager patrons “An evening of Hymns and Other Songs” along with Bermudians Amoti K. Nyabongo, Tiffany Fox, April Roach Maule, Kevin Bean, Keible Hart and C. Shelton Bean. Her 90-minute performance... Read more of this article

April 9: Festival Of Praise Gospel Extravaganza

April 9: Festival Of Praise Gospel Extravaganza

Extravaganza Promotions is getting set to present Festival of Praise Gospel Extravaganza on Easter Sunday [April 9] from 6.30pm to 9.00pm at the Earl Cameron Theater. The event poster says, “Festival of Praise Gospel Extravaganza on Easter Sunday, April 9, 2023, hosted by Sanchez Smith at Earl Cameron Theater [City Hall] from 6.30pm to 9.00pm “Adults... Read more of this article

Revd. Fr. Carl Williams Licence Restored

Revd. Fr. Carl Williams Licence Restored

The Bishop of Bermuda Right Revd. Nicholas Dill confirmed that Revd. Fr. Carl Williams “had his license to serve as a Priest throughout the Diocese of Bermuda restored.” A spokesperson said, “The Right Revd. Nicholas B. B. Dill, The Bishop of Bermuda wishes to confirm that on the 24th of March 2023, the Revd. Fr. Carl W. O. Williams... Read more of this article

‘T400EX’ Exhibition Opens Saturday April 1st

‘T400EX’ Exhibition Opens Saturday April 1st

Holy Trinity Church in Bailey’s Bay, founded in 1623, is holding an exhibition in April to mark its 400th anniversary. ‘T400EX’ will be hosted by the Bermuda Society of Arts at Hamilton’s City Hall. Canon John Stow says, “This is a fascinating celebration of the history of a Parish Church and of life in Bermuda over four centuries, newly probed... Read more of this article