Celebration of Love on the beach

Celebrationoflove_1Nearly a hundred couples are expected at Trunk Bay on Valentine’s Day to participate in the 4th annual vow renewal ceremony beginning at 4pmn.  Anne Marie Porter, St. John’s barefoot minister, and Cathy Dove, manager of Chilly Billy’s restaurant, organize the annual event.

One of the parts of the ceremony is an invitation by Porter for husbands and wives to forgive each other for anything they might have done over the past year, according to a report by the Virgin Islands Daily News,  "This asking for an receiving forgiveness is a b big thing," Dove explained. It makes me think differently about how I treat my husband all during the year."  The Celebration begins with a half-hour of fellowship, followed by the ceremony at 5:30pm

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