From the Former Archbishop

Welcome to the website of The Church in the Province of the West Indies. This project is an effort by CPWI to share with the world our achievements and our goals in ministry.

The website ushers our Province to another level in the use of the electronic facilities available to us. As the world moves more and more to ' paperless' communications it is important that we are not left behind.

We hope that our website will be put to good use as we seek to share the Good News of Our Lord within our Province and beyond.

 We offer sincere ...

House of Bishops Statement on Caribbean Unity

The House of Bishops and Standing Committee of the Church in the Province of the West Indies, meeting in St. Johns, Antigua, take note of the growing level of discontent among our Caribbean nations arising from issues related to the interpretation and application of regulations related to the Treaty of Chaguaramas, and more specifically, the Revised Treaty of Chaguaramas establishing the Caribbean Community including the CARICOM Single Market and Economy, and the 2007 Heads of Government Agreement that allows for hassle-free travel within the Caribbean.

Provincial Statement on Same-Sex Unions

The House of Bishops and Standing Committee of the Church in the Province of the West Indies meeting at Bamford House in Barbados extend greetings to the faithful of the Province and the leaders of our nations charged with responsibility for governance. In the course of our deliberations we have taken note of the fact that our nations are facing serious economic and social challenges which are currently taxing the human and material resourcefulness of our peoples, a situation complicated by developments in the global economy.