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Remembering “Jemmy”: sea cadet Kevin Sunga stands to attention next to James “Jemmy” Darrell's grave marker. The annual service commemorating his life and achievements takes place today (File photograph by Akil Simmons)


• St Peter’s Church: Join us at 5pm in the churchyard for a commemorative service on the 207th anniversary of the death of James “Jemmy” Darrell – a slave who piloted the 74-gun HMS Resolution safely to its moorings near Tobacco Bay in 1795 – and the opening of the Jemmy Darrell Pathway by George Dowling III, Mayor of St George. 33 York Street, St George.


• Bahá'ís of Bermuda: Join us at 11am for our Last Sunday of the Month Zoom programme which occurs during the 12 days of Ridvan marking the declaration of Baha’u’llah in the Ridvan Garden, Baghdad, Iraq prior to Baha’u’llah’s exile to the Fortress City of Akka in former Palestine. The programme will include music and scriptural readings. Meeting ID: 814 8264 1553 … Passcode: 243479. Bermuda’s 42nd National Convention will be held at the Baha’i National next weekend, when the National Spiritual Assembly will be elected.

• St Mark's Anglican Church: We will be holding our peaceful worship service at 8am and our contemporary all-ages worship service at 9.30am. Reverend Gavin Tyte’s theme this week will be “Doubt!” Our usual activities and youth church will also be available. Tomorrow, all are invited to the 78th anniversary service for St Mark's Guild at 3pm when the guest speaker will be Reverend David Trott, senior pastor at Peace Lutheran Church, Paget. The service will be followed by afternoon tea in the parish hall. Come to St Mark's, not just a church but a family! 53 South Road, Smith's.

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Published April 23, 2022 at 7:45 am (Updated April 23, 2022 at 7:45 am)

Around the churches

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