Three Priests and a Deacon Ordained

Three new Priests and a Deacon, who were ordained at the Spanish Town Cathedral on Sunday, June 29, 2014

Thanksgiving Service

Kingston Parish Church

Women in Ordained Ministry 20th Anniversary

Service celebrating 20 years of women in the Ordained Ministry held at Church of St Mary The Virgin, Molynes Road, Kingston on February 6, 2014

Torch bearers in procession

Musical Apostles Steel Band

Welcome to the Diocese of Jamaica and The Cayman Islands (Anglican)

OUR VISION
A Diocese, inspired by the Holy Spirit, through the joyful energetic discipleship of all its members, is an...read more
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Pioneer Woman Bishop to Address Ordained Women’s Banquet

The Rt. Rev. Ellinah Wamukoya, Bishop of Swaziland and the first Anglican female Bishop in Africa, will be the Guest Speaker at a Celebratory Banquet to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the ordination of women as Deacons and Priests in the Diocese of Jamaica and the Cayman Islands.  The Banquet...

CLERGY AND CONGREGATIONS URGED TO HELP CURB “CHIK-V”

Clergy and congregations across the Diocese, as well as persons of goodwill, are being urged to take steps to rid their communities of the breeding places for the Aedes Aegypti mosquito which is spreading the Chikungunya disease now affecting Jamaica. The appeal was made by the Suffragan Bishop of Kingston,...

Women In The Ordained Ministry 20th Anniversary Celebration

Diocese of Jamaica and the Cayman Islands Women in the Ordained Ministry 20th Anniversary Celebration 1994 – 2014 In 2014, the Diocese of Jamaica and the Cayman Islands celebrates the twentieth anniversary of the ordination of women to the priesthood in the Anglican Church in Jamaica. Click on the following...

First Diocesan Music Camp A Big Success

“I am taken aback by the quality of presentations we have achieved in two weeks,” the Bishop of Jamaica and the Cayman Islands, the Rt. Rev. Howard Gregory, stated following an afternoon of exciting and entertaining performances by youngsters who participated in the Diocese’s first Summer Music Camp. “Many parents...

Gearing Up For Cathedral Sunday – November 23

A Choir Festival, historic exhibition, guided tours of the Cathedral of St. Jago de la Vega, Spanish Town and a Festal Evensong are some of the features being planned for the annual Cathedral Sunday pilgrimage scheduled for November 23, 2014. This year’s pilgrimage is one of the activities being organised...

Church of England says yes to women bishops

By ACNS staff. Reference: http://www.anglicannews.org/news/2014/07/church-of-england-says-yes-to-women-bishops.aspx Women can now become bishops following an historic vote by the Church of England’s General Synod today. Following a day of debate at the General Synod meeting in York on the issue of women in the episcopate, at least two thirds majority of each house – laity,...