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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...

November 7, 2017

Boats and other watercraft remained overturned almost a month after hurricanes Irma and Maria hit the Virgin Islands. Parishes on the British and U.S. territories are part of the Episcopal Diocese of the Virgin Islands. Photo: the Rt. Rev. Carl Wright

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