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RiRi mourns

RiRi mourns

Local Grammy Award winning superstar Robyn Rihanna Fenty traded her Aura International costume for a striped blue blouse, blue jeans and a pair of nude boots as she paid final respects to Joseph Nathaniel Alexander, the grandfather of her best friend Sonita Alexander. Rihanna introduced a sense of levity to the otherwise sombre occasion when […]

Spiritual Baptist leader dies

Spiritual Baptist leader dies

The hierarchy of the local Spiritual Baptist Church is due to meet shortly to choose a new leader following the death last night of Archbishop Malcolm Babb. It is the second time in three years that the Sons of God Apostolic Spiritual Baptist Church  was thrown into mourning, following the death of its founder and […]

Anglican Church about to launch think-tank

Anglican Church about to launch think-tank

Barbados’ first ever think-tank spearheaded by the Cathedral Church will be launched this weekend. Dean of the St Michael’s Cathedral, Reverend Dr Jeffery Gibson said the St Michael Centre for Faith and Action will bring an innovative dimension to the church’s longstanding ministry in Barbados. “The centre will explore and analyze burning issues affecting the […]

Godly advice for primary students

Godly advice for primary students

Hundreds of primary school students gearing up for the next stage of their educational journey, were this morning encouraged to let God take over as they embark on this new phase of their lives. At On The Road To High School, a prayer event hosted by the organizers of Barbados Gospelfest, students from primary schools […]

Archbishop appeals for an end to violence

Archbishop appeals for an end to violence

Archbishop of the West Indies Dr John Holder is appealing to Barbadians not to become a people who see violence as an easy and acceptable option to solve their problems. Speaking against the backdrop of a recent violent attack on a Lester Vaughn Secondary School student by a mob of schoolmates, and a rise in […]

Reverend Hazell’s call

Reverend Hazell’s call

Those worshipping today at Good Friday service, held at the Christ Church Parish Church, were urged to remain steadfast in their faith. The encouragement came from Anglican Reverend Sandra Hazell as she delivered the sermon during a three-hour devotion entitled – Seven words from the Cross. “We fear commitment to our jobs, to our relationships, […]

Jehovah Witnesses here worried over Russian court ruling

Jehovah Witnesses here  worried over Russian court ruling

Members of the Jehovah’s Witnesses faith here have expressed concern about the plight of fellow Witnesses in Russia, which is seeking to ban the religious organization altogether. Russia’s Supreme Court Thursday upheld the decision of a Russian city to ban Jehovah’s Witnesses as an extremist group. The millenarian restorationist Christian church has come under increasing pressure […]

Anglican Church reaches out to community

Anglican Church reaches out to community

The Anglican Church today unveiled a community outreach initiative, in response to worrying social ills. Speaking today at the Christ the King Anglican Church, Rock Dundo, St Michael, spokesman for the Intentional Ministry Initiative Reverend Von Watson told reporters that Warrens had been chosen for the pilot programme since it was seen as the fastest […]

Sacred High

Sacred High

It was an evening of pure musical delight at the St Philip The Less Anglican Church on Sunday evening as the church’s three young organists came together with students of the Barbados Community College’s (BCC) music programme and members of the renowned Cavite Chorale for a Sacred Jazz Concert. To add to the tastefulness of […]

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