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Methodist official suggests background checks for aspiring religious ministers

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Superintendent Minister of the Methodist Church in Saint Lucia, Seth Ampadu, has suggested that background checks be conducted on persons aspiring to become ministers of religion. He made the suggestion...

Archbishop ‘in hiding’ after accusing Pope of sex abuse cover-up

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BBC:-  A former Vatican diplomat who accused the Pope of covering up reports of clerical sex abuse is lying low over fears for his safety, it is claimed. Archbishop Carlo Maria...

SDA Church: We will not condone wrongdoing!

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The Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) church, rocked by charges of sexual misconduct against two of its Pastors, has declared that the church will not condone wrongdoing. The two Pastors were...

Haiti looks to Benin for guidance on voodoo crimes

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(AFP) - Three senators from Haiti pause in reflection in front of a statue of their country's independence hero Toussaint Louverture in Allada, southern Benin, where he had his...

Russia: Jehovah’s Witnesses lose appeal

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RadioFreeEurope:-Russia's Supreme Court has rejected an appeal by the Jehovah's Witnesses of an earlier ruling that classified the denomination as extremist, effectively banning it entirely from the country. The Russian...

Cardinal Felix celebrates Jubilee

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His Eminence, Cardinal Kelvin Felix will be in St. Lucia this Pentecost weekend to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee (60 years) of his priestly ordination. The Cardinal was ordained a...

Review of the Policy for Faith Based Organisations

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Press Release:-  The Ministry of Equity, Social Justice, Empowerment, Youth Development, Sports, Culture & Local Government will be hosting a National Stakeholder Consultation for the Review of the Policy for...

Trinidad: Robbed Catholic Priest appointed Bishop

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The Trinidadian priest who was robbed at gunpoint inside his church last month has received a promotion from the Vatican. Roman Catholic Priest Monsignor Clyde Harvey was appointed last Friday...

SDA Church says no to ‘Seventh-gay Adventist’

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Jamaica Observer:-JAMAICA'S largest denomination, the Seventh-day Adventist (SDA) Church, yesterday distanced itself from a member of the church who is scheduled to speak at a two-day international conference titled...

Saint Lucian Clergyman concerned about same-sex ‘abomination’

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A Saint Lucian Clergyman has expressed concern about a recent 'buggery' ruling in the Trinidad and Tobago High Court. In a move that has been widely celebrated by gay rights...