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  • St. Monica’s Celebrate 65 years (5/27/2018) - And Sister Myrel Moss Retires… She speaks to us about the Institution on  THINK ON THESE THINGS  <Click the link to listen   ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”1000″]
  • World’s media applauds Presiding Bishop Michael Curry’s Royal Wedding sermon (5/21/2018) -  When it was announced last week (Saturday 12 May) that the Presiding Bishop of the US-based Episcopal Church, Michael Curry, had accepted an invitation to preach at the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the reaction generally fell into one of two camps. Those who knew of him were …
  • 6 Anglican churches in Christchurch shortlisted for post-earthquake heritage awards (5/17/2018) - The rebuilt east end window at the Church of the Holy Innocents, Mt Peel. The renovations have been shortlisted for a heritage award. Photo Credit: Anglican Life   More than half of the finalists in an award recognising “commitment, investment or a unique solution to earthquake strengthening which has saved …
  • New Rural Dean for St. James & Hanover (5/15/2018) - The Very Rev. Andrew Reid, Rector of the Church of the Holy Trinity, Westgate, Montego Bay, is now Rural Dean for St. James and Hanover. His appointment follows the retirement of the Very Rev. Annett Brown who served in that capacity for four years. A graduate of the United Theological …
  • The Bishop’s Message for Children’s Sunday 2018 (5/6/2018) - Our theme for Child’s Month, and especially Children’s Sunday is Train Up the Child taken from Proverbs 22:6, … This verse of scripture is often quoted by parents as a justification for discipline, especially corporal punishment….. Read more below Children’s Hymn 2018
  • Intentional Discipleship Training Begins (5/2/2018) - The first of three regional weekend seminars to train congregational leaders for the next phase of the Intentional Discipleship programme in their churches takes place this weekend. Some 35 members from the Montego Bay Region will meet from Friday May 4 to Sunday May 6 at the Hillcrest Diocesan Retreat …
  • Season of Intentional Discipleship sparks growing worldwide movement (4/30/2018) - Anglicans around the world are joining in a movement of discipleship, equipping each other to spread the power of the Gospel. The co-ordinating group for the Season of Intentional Discipleship is meeting this week in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia amid growing excitement. As they gather, a film highlighting the Season of …
  • Archbishop of Canterbury urges Commonwealth to put words into action (4/19/2018) - Justin Welby preaches in advance of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting Photo Credit: Andrew Dunsmore / Picture Partnership / Westminster Abbey   The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has said that the Commonwealth of Nations will last and be a blessing to the world – if it continues to …
  • Rev. Michael Allen Appointed A Canon (4/10/2018) - Installation June 9 The Rev. Michael Allen, currently Rector of the Church of the Ascension, in Mona Heights, Kingston, has been appointed a Canon of the Cathedral, effective Saturday, June 9, when he will be installed. The Service at the Spanish Town Cathedral will begin at 9.30 am. Fr. Allen, …
  • The RT. Rev. Howard K. Gregory Easter Message from the Rt. Rev. Howard Gregory (4/1/2018) -
  • Hillcrest has a new Director (3/23/2018) - Mrs. Anne Spence-Morris, who took up duties on March 1, as the new Director at Hillcrest Diocesan Retreat Centre, in Brown’s Town, St. Ann, is an experienced Administrator. For eight years, she was Senior Administrative Assistant to Senior Vice President– Legal, Compliance & Corporate Secretary at The Victoria Mutual Building …
  • New MU President Installed (3/21/2018) - Mrs. Judith Spencer-Jarrett was installed by Bishop Howard Gregory as President of the Mothers’ Union (MU) at the organisation’s Annual General Meeting held at Wolmer’s Boys’ School, Kingston, on February 25. A foundation MU member at Holy Trinity Church, Old Harbour, Mrs. Spencer-Jarrett previously served on the  Executive and as …

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