August 14, 2018

Long-maligned Mary Magdalene now seen as stalwart disciple

From The Canadian Press MAGDALA, Israel — If there’s a feminist figure from the Bible for the #MeToo era, it could very well be Mary Magdalene. The major character in the life of Jesus was long maligned in the West and portrayed as a reformed former prostitute. But scholars have adopted a different approach more […]

Talent, perseverance and belief in yourself

From South Florida Caribbean News You probably have some values according to which you take your decisions in life. All of them are important for you. Let’s take three aspects – talent, perseverance and belief in oneself – and try to discuss their importance. What is more important: talent, perseverance or belief in yourself? Which […]

Colombian Church donates 250,000 Communion wafers to Venezuela

From Jamaica Gleaner A Colombian church has donated 250,000 wafers to Venezuela’s Catholic Church, which has struggled to buy its own because a shortage of flour. The diocese of the city of Cucuta, which is on the border between the two countries, donated the wafers ahead of Easter celebrations. The wafer is used to celebrate […]

The Editor Speaks: What did Easter mean for you?

Did you celebrate Easter by going to church? I hope you did. If you didn’t, what did you do? Easter is supposedly a celebration of Christ’s Resurrection. Therefore, being in a Christian country, shouldn’t appearing in a Christian church over the last four days (and I am not including the Holy Christian Maundy Thursday as […]

Pope calls for Peace in Easter Message: ‘Hope and Dignity’

From Newsmax On Christianity’s most joyful day, Pope Francis in his Easter Sunday message called for peace in a world marked by war and conflict, “beginning with the beloved and long-suffering land of Syria,” and extending to the entire Middle East, the Korean peninsula and parts of Africa affected by “hunger, endemic conflicts and terrorism.” […]

“He is risen”

By Georgina Wilcox The First Baptist Church of Grand Cayman’ s Sanctuary Choir were in their normal good form when they presented their Easter offering “He Is Risen” last Sunday (25th). This was an encore performance after the one on Friday (23). It was a powerful presentation with strong singing and outstanding vocalists leading a […]

A Very Happy Easter and some Easter facts

Everyone here at iNews Cayman wishes our loyal readers a Very Happy Easter. We must all know that Easter is a Christian celebration that marks the end of the Holy Week, an event that commemorates the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. What you may not know is all of these funny, curious and interesting […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

Cayman Islands: Happy Birthday Rotary! Today we celebrate 113 years of Rotary! Rotary is where neighbors, friends and problem-solvers share ideas, join leaders, and take action to create lasting change. Here is to many more years of making a difference! #PeopleofAction #HappyBirthdayRotary #MakingADifference #Rotafam #Rotary   Cayman Islands police request public assistance to locate missing […]

Cayman Islands Girls’ Brigade Week – Fruitful and Overflowing

Girls’ Brigade International celebrates 125 years this year, of fruitful mission of impacting lives and enriching communities adopting the theme of “Fruitful and Overflowing”.  Locally the five member companies of the Cayman Islands Girls’ Brigade held their annual Girls’ Brigade week of activities and celebrations from Sunday 11thMarch until Saturday 17th March.   Early Sunday morning […]

Baptists establish seminary in Cayman Islands

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – 21 March 2018 – A Steering Committee of Baptist leaders is establishing a theological seminary in Cayman and inviting the public to join them on Sunday, 25 March at 10am, at the Cayman Islands Baptist Church, to celebrate the official launch and dedication of the institution. Northwestern Caribbean Baptist Theological […]