Provincial Youth Commission of The Church in the Province of the West Indies Provincial Youth Gathering 2016



Anglican Youth Gathering III of the Church in the Province of the West Indies


CPWI-logoThe Anglican Church will be hosting Provincial Youth Gathering III in Grenada from July 16-23, 2016. This youth gathering is the premier youth event of the Church in the Province of the West Indies which is the member-church of the Anglican Communion in the Caribbean.


Provincial Youth Gathering III is held under the theme: “Anglican Youth – Co-workers with Christ: Living the Faith.” It will bring together 160 young persons from Grenada and the rest of the CPWI-Caribbean for a week of prayer, study and reflection on the 5 Marks of Mission of the Anglican Communion.



These 5 marks of mission are:

  • To proclaim the Good News of the Kingdom
  • To teach, baptize and nurture new believers
  • To respond to human need by loving service
  • To transform unjust structures of society, to challenge violence of every kind and pursue peace and reconciliation
  • To strive to safeguard the integrity of creation, and sustain and renew the life of the earth

The list of 15 speakers for the week include:

  • His Grace The Most Revd Dr, The Hon John W D Holder, CBE, LLD – Archbishop of the West Indies, Primate and Metropolitan
  • His Lordship The Rt. Revd C. Leopold Friday, BA, MA – Bishop of the Windward Islands
  • The Rt. Revd L. Errol Brooks, OBE, JP, BA, Th.M. – Bishop of the North Eastern Caribbean and Aruba
  • The Revd Canon John Kafwanka, Director for Mission at the Anglican Communion Office
  • Heather Stewart, Child Protection Specialist, UNICEF Office for the Eastern Caribbean

Members of the public are invited to the following events:

  • Opening Eucharist: Sunday 17th July, 3:30pm at St. Patrick’s Parish Church
  • Keynote Lecture: Monday 18th July 9am at Spice Basket in Beaulieu
  • Buffet Dinner under the Distinguished Patronage of Her Excellency, the Governor General, 20th July, 730pm at Spice Basket in Beaulieu. Contribution $100.00 – Dinner proceeds in aid of St. George’s Anglican Church rehabilitation project.
  • Closing Eucharist: Friday 22nd July 6:00pm at Bourne Lecture Hall, St. George’s University – True Blue Campus

A detailed programme can be downloaded from the link below. Public events are highlighted in blue.
Provincial Youth Gathering III Programme


You can also download a copy of the press release from the link below.
Provincial Youth Gathering III Press Release


For questions contact: St. Paul’s rectory at 14734401007 or email
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