Arsonists destroy altar of Anglican church in Barbados, but building saved

Posted Jul 30, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] Arsonists have destroyed the altar, two kneeling stools and a prayer book in an attack on a church in Barbados on July 29, but the island’s firefighters prevented the blaze causing significant damage to the rest of the church.

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  1. David Sayers says:

    When Coventry Cathedral was bombed by the Germans in 1940 leaving only the shell of the building and the alter,someone inscribed these words on the remains of the alter .”Father Forgive”.
    When I saw that in 1956 as a child it made an impesssion in me. Perhaps the same could be done for this church.

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