Synod 2021

Archbishop Howard Gregory – Synod 2021 Charge Order of Service – PDF Synod Report – PDF Presentation – Mrs Jacqueline Mighty – Powerpoint JCMS – Sister Claudette Marshall – Powerpoint Baptism as the Gateway to Communion – Rev Natalie Blake – Powerpoint

Easter Message 2021 – Archbishop Gregory

Theme: God of New Futures Theologian Walter Brueggemann in reflecting on Easter offers a reflection on the resurrection as another manifestation of our God as the God of new futures in face of the old order in this way: The resurrection of Jesus is the ultimate energizing for the new …

Synod Goes Digital

Pre-Synod Conferences March 23, 25 & 27 In the face of the spike in local COVID-19 cases and related protocols regarding mass gatherings, the 150th Synod of the Diocese of Jamaica & The Cayman Islands will be held on the ZOOM virtual platform from Tuesday, April 6 to Friday, April …

Decolonise Theology…

The Path to Social TransformationRetired Bishop Robert Thompson Contends Retired Bishop of Kingston, The Rt. Rev. Robert Thompson, has challenged the local church to adopt a new approach to theology that reflects the lived experiences of its members and the wider population. In his newly-published book Redemption Song: Reading the …

Archbishop Howard Gregory Receives COVID-19 Vaccine

The Most Rev. Howard Gregory, Archbishop of the West Indies and Bishop of the Diocese of Jamaica & The Cayman Islands, received his first dose of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine yesterday (March 11) at the Good Samaritan Inn in Kingston. This in keeping with a passionate appeal and commitment which …

FOUNDATIONS FOR MINISTRY & LEADERSHIP

Foundations for Ministry & Leadership (UPDATE) Applications are still being received…the closing date is now March 15, with the commencement of the program set for April 18. All applicants will be notified individually, regarding acceptance and furnished with details of courses to be taken*Persons who have already applied or are …

Recognition Service for Bishops Thompson and Reid

The ministry of retired Suffragan Bishop of Kingston, The Rt. Rev. Robert Thompson; and the late Bishop of Jamaica and The Cayman Islands, The Rt. Rev. and Hon. Alfred Reid, who together served the Diocese of Jamaica and The Cayman Islands for a combined 98 years, will be celebrated at …