St. Vincent Congregations Safe during Volcanic Eruptions
April 15, 2021
From the Superintendent's DESK
The Soufriere volcano on the island of St. Vincent began erupting on April 9, sending lava down the sides of the volcano and clouds of ash across the island. A thick coating of ash covered St. Vincent as well as the Grenadines directly to the north, and Barbados, which is one hundred miles to the east.
Sixteen thousand people had been evacuated in the days before, and no deaths have been attributed to the...