CPWI Bishops, Members of the Provincial Standing Committee & Students

  CPWI Bishops and Members of the Provincial Standing Committee visiting with students at Codrington College. Meetings of the House of Bishops and the Provincial Standing Committee were held in Barbados from Tuesday, October 25 to Friday, October 28. Built in 1743, Codrington College is the oldest Anglican theological institution …

God and His Angels are Real – says Bishop Gregory

The Rt. Rev. Howard Gregory, Bishop of Jamaica and the Cayman Islands, has asserted that, contrary to the view held by some people in the modern, scientific era, God and his angels are real, and are an integral part of human existence. This was the central theme of the Sermon …

SERMON PREACHED BY THE RT. REV. HOWARD GREGORY, BISHOP OF JAMAICA & THE CAYMAN ISLANDS AT THE INSTALLATION OF FR. GARTH MINOTT AS A CANON OF THE CATHEDRAL OF SAINT JAGO DE LA VEGA ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2016

I am told that some of the children who attend school in the area and pass by this Cathedral call it “the duppy church”. The presence of graves below various sections of the floor of the Cathedral, as well as the presence of the plaques and statues, give to the …

ABOUT THE ANGLICAN TOGETHERNESS GROUP (ATG)

The Church of The Ascension, Mona Heights; The Church of St Margaret, Liguanea; The Anglican Community that worships at the UWI Chapel; St. Cyprians, August Town; St. Josephs, The Grove; and St. Matthew’s, Jack’s Hill have been collaborating and working together in an increasing number of areas of Ministry over …

Doing the Work of Christ Better Together

For the fourth year running, the six Anglican Churches in the August Town, Liguanea, Mona and Papine area collaborated to celebrate the Holy Cross Weekend in early September.  The joint activities which were held at The Church of The Ascension, Mona and St. Margaret’s, Liguanea between Friday, September 9 and …

Diocese Launches Haiti Relief Fund

In the wake of Hurricane Matthew which killed just under 1,000 persons in Haiti on October 4, left hundreds of thousands homeless and facing the threat of disease, the Diocese has launched a Relief Fund to assist survivors. In a special appeal to clergy and church workers, The Rt. Rev. …

Canon Weeville Gordon’s Life of Service Celebrated

The devoted life of service by the late Canon Weeville Gordon to the Church, Kingston’s inner-city communities and the nation was recently celebrated by members of St. Matthew’s Church, Allman Town, where he was Rector for nearly 40 years. A plaque in memory of the Canon was unveiled by his …

SERMON BY THE RT. REV. ROBERT THOMPSON SUFFRAGAN BISHOP OF KINGSTON & CANONICAL ADMINISTRATOR AT THE FESTAL EVENSONG Celebrating Patron Saint – St. Matthew And Former Rector, The Rev. Canon Weeville Gordon Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Sermon Text: John 13: 3-5 “And Jesus, knowing that the Father had given all things into his hands, and that he had come from God and was going to God, got up from the table, took off his outer robe, and tied a towel around himself. Then he poured water …

Prayer for Haiti

Praise God from whom all blessings flow Praise Him all creatures here below Praise Him above ye heavenly hosts Praise Father, Son & Holy Ghost.   Father we thank you for this new day and the opportunity it gives us to serve you. We lift up the people of Haiti …