Emancipation Sunday Service at St Peter’s Church

Event  |  July 5, 2024

The St George's Parish of the Anglican Church of Bermuda invite you to celebrate the 190th anniversary of the Slavery Abolition Act, which came into effect on August 1, 1834, in Great Britain and her territories. Join us for an inspirational service at 11 am, Sunday, July 28th, 2024, as we mark this historic occasion in Bermuda's first church. ... 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