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

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