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Vatican: Consecrated virgins need not be virgins

Telegraph:-  Consecrated virgins say they are "disappointed" by the Vatican’s new guidance that literal virginity is not necessary. A document released earlier this month says that a woman does not need...

Vatican: More women looking to become ‘consecrated virgins’

The Independent:-  An increasing number Catholic women are taking life-long chastity vows in order to “dedicate themselves” to God, according to the Vatican. The Holy See has issued new guidance on consecrated virginity in...

Jamaica: Church urged to welcome homosexuals, sex workers and transgenders

Jamaica Observer:-  EXECUTIVE director of the Caribbean Vulnerable Communities Coalition Ivan Cruickshank is urging faith-based institutions to create a space in their congregation for marginalised people. Cruickshank said he wants the...

T&T: Rowley rejects anti-Muslim talks

Trinidad Express:-  PRIME MINISTER Dr Keith Rowley has called for a rejection of conversations about anti-Muslim policies in this country. Rowley was speaking at the annual Anjuman Sunnat ul Jammat...

Priest suspended after slapping baby during baptism

PARIS, France (AFP) — A French Catholic priest was suspended Friday after a video of him smacking a crying baby during a baptism ceremony went viral, drawing widespread condemnation...

T&T: Religious leaders unite against gay marriage

Trinidad Express:-  A front of prominent religious leaders, including Roman Catholic Archbishop Jason Gordon and Maha Sabha Secretary General Sat Maharaj, have thrown the gauntlet at Government over gay rights...

T&T: Imam warns against fake Muslims

Trinidad Newsday:-  DAYS after a cache of guns and ammunition was found in a mosque in Cunupia and then a man was killed in the carpark of a mosque in...

T&T: Muslims fear backlash

T&T Newsday:-  MUSLIM clerics are condemning a male bandit who put a niqab (a piece of clothing that covers the face and is worn by a some Muslim women as...

US televangelist wants US$54M private jet, says ‘Jesus wouldn’t be riding donkey’

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — An American televangelist is appealing for donations to fund the purchase of a US$54 million business jet, saying that if Jesus was still preaching...

Methodist Church speaks out on homosexuality

Press Release:-  The issue of homosexuality is being increasingly debated in our region. The Methodist Church is aware that in some jurisdictions those who are involved in this behaviour are...