Walk to Calvary Experience – Good Friday Weekend 2024

Event  |  January 16, 2024

Roman guards, staunch Pharisees, mocking crowds, and a determined Jesus. Experience the sights and sounds of Jesus's journey to the cross. With a proud history spanning over forty years, the annual Walk to Calvary is an experience unlike any other. Hosted in the historic town of St. George's Bermuda, watch scripture unfold before you. The vision of Walk to Calvary is to bring the message of J... Read more

Clock is ticking again in the Olde Towne

News  |  November 29, 2023

When British clock expert Melvyn Lee and his team refurbished the St George town clock they found a surprise. Hidden between the hour hand and the minute hand was a thin, metal disc not much bigger than a dollar coin. Ron Gregory, Brian Carter, Melvyn Lee “The only way you could see that part would be to take the clock apart,” Mr Lee said. Yet, someone had taken great care to stam... Read more

The Blessing of the Animals

Event  |  September 13, 2023

All are welcome to celebrate the Feast of St Francis of Assisi with the Anglican Parish of St George at the annual Blessing of the Animals at 3 pm on Sunday, October 1st at the Unfinished Church in the Town of St George. Please bring a chair. Donations will be taken for the SPCA. ... Read more

Historic church holds service to celebrate abolition of slavery

News  |  August 7, 2023

St Peter’s Church hosted a special service assembled by its member Grace Rawlins on Sunday, July 30, 2023. The event was held to commemorate the anniversary of the abolition of slavery in Bermuda on August 1, 1834 and to remember the Black Bermudians of that time and their life experiences. The historic church does not have a resident priest but Ms Rawlins was “keen” to keep the tradi... Read more

Emancipation Celebration Service

Event  |  July 6, 2023

The East End Parishes of the Anglican Church of Bermuda invite you to celebrate the anniversary of the Slavery Abolition Act, which came into effect on August 1, 1834, in Great Britain and her territories. Join Rev'd Canon John Stow, Priest in Charge, and Grace Rawlins, Preacher, for an inspirational service at St Peter's Church, Their Majesties Chappell on Sunday, July 30th, 2023 a... Read more

Seafarers head east for ‘blessing of the boats’

Event  |  June 24, 2023

The annual Blessing of the Boats ceremony takes place on Sunday June 25, beginning at 9am. The Right Reverend Nicholas Dill, Bishop of Bermuda, will lead the procession from St George’s Harbour to the Chapel of Ease dock in St David’s. The Chapel of Ease Anglican Church has a special history and relationship with the maritime culture of Bermuda. The tradition of Blessing of the Boats da... Read more

Bermuda National Trust Heritage Award

News  |  June 15, 2023

The Friends of St Peter's Church and craftsman Robert Powell received certificates at the Bermuda National Trust Heritage Awards 2023. The Bermuda National Trust’s annual heritage awards were presented on 15 June. The awards, sponsored by Butterfield & Vallis, recognise individuals, organisations, groups and schools that have worked to protect and promote Bermuda’s natural and cult... Read more

The Blessing of the Boats

Event  |  June 8, 2023

The Rt Revd Nicholas Dill, Bishop of Bermuda, will conduct the Blessing of the Boats at Chapel of Ease Dock, Chapel of Ease, St David's, at 9 am on Sunday June 25th, 2023. The service will take place on the dock, followed by the Bishop blessing the fleet in St George's Harbour. The observance of this service is influenced by the association of St David’s Island with the fishing and p... Read more

Jemmy Darrell’s achievements praised at church service

News  |  April 24, 2023

The life and achievements of one of Bermuda’s most celebrated figures were recognised at a service of remembrance in the Town of St George on Saturday. Pilot Warden Mario Thompson lays a wreath. Descendants of James Darrell gathered at St Peter’s churchyard to honour a sailor and pilot whose navigational skills and seamanship won the the plaudits of the Royal Navy — and his own freedo... Read more

Annual tribute held for US naval officer, Midshipman Dale

Event  |  March 2, 2023

Deputy Governor Tom Oppenheim inspects the TS Admiral Somers Sea Cadet Corps A charity held its annual tribute over the weekend to a US Navy sailor who died as a prisoner in Bermuda during the War of 1812. Members of the Bermuda Island Pipe Band led a procession from King’s Square, in St George, to the grave of midshipman Richard Sutherland Dale at St Peter’s church. The ceremony, ho... Read more