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October 2nd, 2015
Reverend Melvin A. Turnbull hospitalised with 'heart scare'

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Reverend Melvin A. Turnbull, the prominent preacher and father of 2nd District Representative Hon Melvin 'Mitch' Turnbull, was taken to Peebles Hospital a few days ago after complaining of chest pains, sources have informed Virgin Islands News Online.

September 29th, 2015
Justin Bieber wants to live like Jesus


Pop icon Justin Bieber, known outside of his music for his wild lifestyle and run-ins with the law, as well as his relationship with NYC Hillsong ‘Pastor’ Carl Lentz, told Complex Magazine this month that Christians are often “overly churchy and religious,” and that he wants to just “live like Jesus.”

September 22nd, 2015
NLBC making 'clarion call' to youth

DUFF'S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI- The New Life Baptist Church (NLBC) in Duff's Bottom is inviting all young people between the ages of 17 and 34 to be a part of a special church activity this Sunday September 27, 2015.

September 21st, 2015
Joseph Niles passes


JOSEPH NILES the patriarch of gospel music in Barbados, according to reports, died last night after ailing for a number of years.

September 21st, 2015
Sex, threats rock VI church mission overseas

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – It has all of the elements of a ‘Nollywood’ movie: sex, lies, extortion and threats. And all this within a religious setting making the story-line even more scandalous.

September 20th, 2015
Pope Francis celebrates Mass before thousands in Cuba


HAVANA, Cuba- Pope Francis has celebrated Mass in front of tens of thousands of people in the Cuban capital Havana, on his first visit to the Communist-ruled island.

September 20th, 2015
Fr Ronald Branche & wife bestowed with Honourary Belonger status

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Father Ronald Branche and his wife Mrs Heather Branche were decorated with certificates legitimising their status as Belongers, thanks to Premier and Minister of Finance Dr The Honourable D Orlando Smith.

September 13th, 2015
Keep VG Festival clear of Holy Week- Radio caller

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The issue of having Virgin Gorda Easter Festival activities during Holy Week has come to the fore again with a resident of Virgin Gorda recently suggesting that pastors take a lead role in persuading government to revere the week.

September 12th, 2015
107 dead as Crane collapses in holy city of Mecca


Saudi Arabia has begun an investigation into why a crane collapsed in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, killing at least 107 people.

September 1st, 2015
Pope to allow all priests to forgive abortion during Holy Year


Pope Francis will give all priests discretion during the Roman Catholic Church's upcoming Holy Year to formally forgive women who have had abortions, in the Argentine pontiff's latest move towards a more open and inclusive church.


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