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News Suriname » Religion: Religion briefs: Friday, March 2

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Publication date: hursday 01 March 2018

A liturgy written by women of Suriname will be used in gatherings around the globe ... The service starts at 10:25 a.m. Sunday, March 4. Religious explorations classes are available for children. Coffee and snacks follow the service.

News Suriname » Religion: Way South of the Border

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Publication date: Sunday 07 December 2014

both personal and religious, that have arisen in the community as their numbers have fallen. Steinberg calls himself “a part of the community in exile.” Over six years he has gone down to Suriname every several months to offer help. He is the community ...

News Suriname » Religion: Sir Viv backs Caricom on Windies concerns

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Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Two religious leaders are urging calm in the country following ... Women Challenge Series against Suriname, April 25 at the Ato... An uneasy feeling has gripped Imam Nazam Mohammed, as reports surfaced on Tuesday that a Trinidadian woman was sentenced ...

News Suriname » Religion: US calls out Caribbean on religious freedom

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Publication date: Saturday 19 August 2017

The State Department lamented that the Surinamese Government provided “limited subsidies” to a number of elementary and secondary schools established and managed by various religious groups. The report said the Ministry of Education in Suriname ...

News Suriname » Religion: Sapto Sopawiro: The lone ' dalang' in Suriname

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Publication date: onday 24 June 2013

In Suriname, Sapto is also a member of Carita Wujud Ngesti Tunggal, an organization of Javanese Kejawen or mysticism, which is considered a religion. ' My religion is kejawen and the state has recognized it,' he assured, perhaps alluding to ...

News Suriname » Religion: Suriname’s Armed Forces: Capability Compromised – Analysis

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Publication date: Friday 03 February 2017

Suriname is the only Dutch-speaking country in the South American ... Both ruling and opposition alliances are multi-racial and multi-religious in nature. While no actual data exists on the ethnic composition of either the military or the police (the ...

News Suriname » Religion: Ethiopia: IRCE in Peace Building

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Publication date: uesday 27 March 2018

Because of this understanding the establishment of Inter-religious councils over the world has become very important. Russia, Argentina,Cambodia, China, India, Puerto Rico ,Suriname, South Carolina and Bosnia and Herzegovina, San Diego, South Africa ...

News Suriname » Religion: Ambassador to Islam?

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Publication date: Sunday 28 February 2010

The OIC’s defining features should be rejected as a matter of principle: Ostensibly a grouping of nations, it has explicitly religious goals ... Maldives, Qatar, Suriname, and Togo. According to higher estimates of the U.S. Muslim population, it also ...

News Suriname » Religion: Homeless slayings in Suriname capital go unsolved

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Publication date: Saturday 08 February 2014

Others theorise it could involve satanic rituals or some wildly corrupted form of Obeah, an Afro-Caribbean religion that involves channeling spiritual forces. Chandrikapersad Santokhi, an Opposition lawmaker who was Suriname's justice minister when the ...