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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...

Pope ‘says it is ok to be gay’ says abuse victim

Telegraph:-  God loves gay people and it is fine to be homosexual, Pope Francis has reportedly said. The Pope made the remarks, which went significantly beyond his previous tolerance for homosexuality,...