Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma

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September 14, 2018

Editor’s note: This is one in a series of stories on hurricane recovery in the Virgin Islands. Click here to read more and here for a photo gallery.

[Episcopal News Service – St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands] It’s not uncommon in the Virgin Islands for homes to be handed down from one...

September 13, 2018

St. Paul’s Episcopal Mission is located on Tortola, British Virgin Islands, in Sea Cow’s Bay, named for the manatees that used to swim in its waters. The church building was destroyed in a hurricane in 1916 and rebuilt in 1937. In 2017, Hurricane Irma blew in the doors...

September 12, 2018

Gladstone Walters, 86, a bell ringer at St. Mary the Virgin Episcopal Church in Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands, stands outside his damaged home. Walters stayed with family following Hurricane Irma, but has since moved back into his unrepaired house. Photo: Lynette...

September 11, 2018

The bell tower at St. Ursula’s Episcopal Church on St. John sits in front of the church and the roof remains covered by a Federal Emergency Management Agency tarpaulin. Photo: Lynette Wilson/Episcopal News Service

[Episcopal News Service – St. Thomas, U.S....

April 24, 2018

A wildfire this week burned about 100 acres, mostly forestland, on Big Pine Key, Florida, about a mile from St. Francis in the Keys Episcopal Church. Photo: Chris Todd

[Episcopal News Service] Residents of a Florida island community still recovering from last...

February 15, 2018

Contractors hoist a vessel displaced by Hurricane Irma at Boot Key Harbor City Marina in Marathon, Florida, Oct. 11. Response crews from the U.S. Coast Guard, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, and the Environmental Protection Agency have managed vessel...

January 25, 2018

Rob Radtke, Episcopal Relief & Development president, listens to Diocese Puerto Rico Bishop Rafael Morales, left, and Jesus Cruz Correa, Episcopal Hospital San Lucas medical director, explain their approach to helping islanders after Hurricane Maria. Photo: David...

January 17, 2018

El obispo primado Michael Curry abraza y saluda a episcopales luego de presidir un nutrido oficio eucarístico el 11 de enero en la catedral de Todos los Santos de Santo Tomás, en las Islas Vírgenes de Estados Unidos. El oficio y la recepción que siguió fueron parte de...

January 17, 2018

Escombros, en particular  grandes equipos electrodomésticos, aún pueden verse en algunas partes de los Cayos de la Florida, que fueron azotados por el huracán Irma el 10 de septiembre. Foto de Amy Sowder/ENS.

[Episcopal News Service —Cayos de la Florida] Cuatro...

January 16, 2018

Debris, especially large appliances, remains in some parts of the Florida Keys, which were hit by Hurricane Irma on Sept. 10. Photo: Amy Sowder/Episcopal News Service

[Episcopal News Service —Florida Keys] Four months after Hurricane Irma, refrigerators and...

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