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By Edition On Thursday, September 20th, 2018
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OM demands 12 years against ‘apostle’ Balentina for sexual abuse

WILLEMSTAD - The case named ‘Followers’, in which church leader Orlando Balentina is suspected of sexual abuse of 7 women, of which 3 are minors, was treated by the Court of Appeal yesterday. The Court has set More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
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Protestant cemetery destroyed

WILLEMSTAD - Several graves at the Protestant Cemetery located at the Julianaplein have been destroyed. Tombs and ornaments such as vases, pots and wreaths were all destroyed. The havoc in the cemetery would have More...

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By Edition On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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Special conference in Israel for Catholics and Jews

WILLEMSTAD - Rabbi Daniel Kripper from Aruba and Hazzan Avery Tracht, the Spiritual Leader of Mikvé Israel-Emanuel, better known as the SNOA on Curaçao, have both been invited by the Catholic Church to a special More...

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By Edition On Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
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American missionary accused of having sex with minors in his Haitian orphanage

According to prosecutors, Daniel Pye traveled from Florida to Haiti on multiple occasions between 2008 and 2011 for the purpose of sexually abusing minors. WASHINGTON – An American man who ran a missionary orphanage More...

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By Edition On Thursday, October 27th, 2016
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Why a priest agrees there should be a ban on religious teaching in schools

BRIDGETOWN  – Days after a university lecturer suggested that religious education should be scrapped from the school curriculum in Barbados, he’s getting some support for his call from an unlikely source – More...

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By Edition On Friday, October 14th, 2016
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Reopening Sta. Famia Church

WILLEMSTAD - The historical Otrabanda church the Sta. Famia (Holy Family) will be reopened this Sunday, October 16th during a solemn mass. The reopening will take place after a thorough restoration that began in More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, October 12th, 2016
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Historic Mikve Israel-Emanuel Synagogue in Curaçao welcomes Rosh Hashanah

WILLEMSTAD - Age, a sand floor, and a powerful 150-year-old pipe organ - a gift from the government of the Netherlands - are what distinguish Mikve Israel-Emanuel, the oldest continuously operating synagogue in More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, October 12th, 2016
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LDS Church presents Book of Mormon to public library

WILLEMSTAD – The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints presented the Book of Mormon to the public library here in Curaçao. The Church was represented by the local Director of Public Affairs Marco Ariza More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, June 29th, 2016
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Press Release: Jehovah’s Witnesses highlight loyalty

SCHELPWIJK – This year’s Regional Convention of Jehovah’s Witnesses will highlight how essential loyalty is for healthy relationships with friends, family and, above all, with God. Bible based talks, interviews More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 21st, 2016
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Vote of no confidence

Research by the Central Bureau of Statistics in Curacao returned a near fatal blow for the country’s politicians. Only 2.3 percent of the respondents among 2,620 households said that they trust their politicians. More...