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Local Muslim men come together as one to prayat Masjid Nur. (Source photo by Nour Z. Suid)

Op Ed: The Fasting of Ramadan: A time for Muslims around the World to...

I was in 1st grade when I was lucky enough to participate in the monthlong holiday of Ramadan for the first time, being able to live out a powerful tradition that I cherish with my family and friends. Since then, I have joyfully and gratefully been able to fast every year.

Bryan Eases Capacity Restrictions for Houses of Worship; Penalties for Forging COVID Tests

In advance of the upcoming Easter holidays, the governor has eased restrictions for churches, which now can have gatherings of up to 200 people or 50 percent of their capacity.

Pope Francis Names Father Jerome Feudjio as Bishop of Saint Thomas

Bishop-elect Jerome Feudjio is a priest of the Diocese of Saint Thomas and currently serves as a vicar general and chancellor of that See, and rector of Saints Peter and Paul Cathedral.

Hindus Seek Public Holiday on Diwali in USVI

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that it was not fair to the USVI Hindu community because they have to be at work/school on their most popular festival while there were public holidays on other religious days.

Jehovah’s Witnesses Initiate Global Campaign

Jehovah’s Witnesses will distribute the magazine to the general public, business owners, local and national government officials, as well as court officials.

Bishop Herbert A. Bevard Writes to His Parishioners

Most Reverend Herbert A. Bevard, Bishop of the Diocese of Saint Thomas in the Virgin Islands has written the following letter to his parishioners.

‘Always Rejoice!’ Convention of Jehovah’s Witnesses Moves to Streaming Platform

The final weekend of the virtual event was scheduled for Aug. 29-30. People may still see the program if they see the instructions at the end of this news release.

St. Thomas Reformed Church Offers Free Virtual Summer Camp to Begin July 20

St. Thomas Reformed Church Summer Camp will share a video to its Facebook page at 9 a.m. (AST) every weekday morning until Friday, July 31.

Moravian Churches Suspend Worship Services, Services Now Online

Moravian Church on St. Thomas The Moravian Church Virgin Islands Conference advises its membership and the public that the church — in compliance with guidelines...

Synagogue to Rewrite Beatles Songs for Off-Beat Purim Holiday

Purim parade in Israel The Jewish holiday of Purim (Lots) falls this year on Monday evening, March 9, and Tuesday, March 10.  However, it will...