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‪‎Bahamas High Commissioner participates in Women's World Day of Prayer in London

H.E. Eldred Bethel, High Commissioner, attended the Women's World Day of Prayer celebration at West Croydon Methodist Church in London on Friday 6 March 2015.

Women's World Day of Prayer is a global, ecumenical movement of Christian women joined together to observe a common day of prayer. It aims to provide an opportunity for women to learn about each other and prayer for one another. It is a time to reunite with God and one another to strengthen spiritual bonds. Prayers for women everywhere create a spiritual network of empathy and understanding between Christian women. Thousands of women (and men) gather to pray on this day. Although the essential purpose of the day is for prayer, the day can also provide women with an opportunity to strengthen their ties with other Christian women as they pray together.


This year the event was celebrated on 6 March and was celebrated with and for the Women from The Bahamas under the theme, ‘Jesus said to them: “Do you know what I have done to you?”

Franz Hepburn, Bahamian National resident of Croydon, Mrs Dawne Bethel, wife of High Commissioner, The Mayor of London Borough of Croydon, Councillor Manju Shahul-Hameed , HE E Ed Bethel, High Commissioner and Mrs Eileen Walkin, organizer of the Croydon WWDP


High Commissioner Bethel with the Choir of the West Croydon Methodist Church in London on Friday 6 March 2015.


Mrs Duchess Alonga and Mrs Barbara Campbell at a WWPD event held in London