Religion

Ubuntu Rastafari Cultural Center & Book Store Opens

Press Release:-  A comprehensive and conscious movement to create harmonious relationships within the family structure and wider society is taking root following the recent launch of the Ubuntu Rastafari Cultural Center...

Barbados Group Wants References To God Removed From Law Books

Barbados Today:-  A local human rights organisation is calling for a sharp shift away from centuries of religious principles and dogma characteristic of colonialism as the country prepares to transition from...

Jamaica Police Arrest 42 Members Of Religious Group

Jamaica Observer:- ST JAMES, Jamaica- Some 42 members of the St James' Pathway International Kingdom Restoration Ministries are currently in police custody following Sunday's standoff with members of the security force, says...

Christian Council Calls For ‘Sobriety To Replace ‘Euphoria’ Of Election Campaign

The Saint Lucia Christian Council Tuesday called for sobriety to replace the euphoria of the July 26, 2021 election campaign, as this country battles the COVID-19 pandemic. In a statement signed by...

PM Hints At Possible Annual National Day Of Prayer

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has hinted that the recent national day of prayer and fasting could become a yearly event. "I think that we have something that could potentially become an annual...

PM Urges Saint Lucians To Unite In National Day Of Prayer

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has urged Saint Lucians to unite in the national day of prayer and fasting on Monday, May 24. The activity will run from 6.00 am to 6.00 pm. "I...

Saint Lucians Urged To Pause, Reflect & Meditate During National Day Of Prayer

The Director of Implementation in the Office of the Prime Minister, Nancy Charles, is inviting Saint Lucians to stop, pause, reflect and meditate during the national day of prayer and fasting...

Saint Lucia Government Declares National Day Of Prayer & Fasting On May 24

The Government of Saint Lucia is calling on all Saint Lucians at home and abroad, to come together in reflection and prayer on May 24. The announcement came Wednesday on the official...

SDA Church ‘Will Not Condone’ Incident At Forestiere Church

The Saint Lucia Mission of Seventh Day Adventists has issued a public statement on the recent incident at the SDA church at Forestiere. Saint Lucia Labour Party Castries South East Candidate,  Joachim...

Pope Francis says Satan is taking advantage of COVID-19 pandemic

The New York Post: The devil is taking advantage of the pandemic, Pope Francis said during Palm Sunday Mass. Leading services witnessed by only about 120 people in a side wing of...

Romania: Baby Dies During Baptism

A Romanian baby died after a baptism ceremony in which infants are immersed in holy water three times. The 6-week-old infant was rushed to a hospital in cardiac arrest on Monday and...

Soufriere Priest Chides Catholics Over Cash Contributions

Soufriere Parish Priest, Albert Aaron Smith, has chided members of the congregation over their financial donations to the church. "Two weeks ago the collection was  two hundred and something dollars on a...

ECADE: Pope’s Message On LGBTQ+ Is Not New And Not Enough

(Castries, Nov 6, 2020) While welcoming recent comments by Pope Francis, the Eastern Caribbean Alliance for Diversity and Equality Inc. (ECADE), notes that this is not a new position as he has made similar pronouncements in...

Vatican Says Pope’s Comments On Gay Unions ‘Taken Out Of Context’

ROME (AP) — The Vatican says Pope Francis’ comments on gay civil unions were taken out of context in a documentary that spliced together parts of an old interview, but still...

Pope: Use pandemic to give the environment a vital “rest”

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The COVID-19 pandemic has shown how the Earth can recover “if we allow it to rest” and must spur people to adopt simpler lifestyles to help a...

Ras Ipa ‘Insulted’ By Archbishop’s Comments, Demands Apology

Peter 'Ras Ipa' Isaac says he feels insulted by comments this week from the head of the Saint Lucia Roman Catholic Church, Robert Rivas. And Isaac wants an apology and retraction. The comments...

Methodist Minister Urges Forgiveness For Doctor Ubaldus Raymond

Superintendent Minister of the Methodist Church in Saint Lucia, Seth Ampadu, has urged Saint Lucians to forgive Public Service Minister, Doctor Ubaldus Raymond. Raymond has been at the centre of a scandal...

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