Website On Religion - Topic: Caribbean Area -- Religion - 4 results

An article in the Encyclopedia of Religion and Society, by Stephen Glazier.
This online exhibit was organized by the Library of Congress. It is divided into six sections: What Came To Be Called "America"; The Mediterranean World; Christopher Columbus: Man and Myth; Inventing America; Europe Claims America; Epilogue.
This site offers basic descriptive and statistical information about religious groups in the Caribbean.
"The Union of Jewish Congregations of Latin America and the Caribbean (UJCL) -- was born in February 1998 in Costa Rica. The Union arose out of a very successful First Conference, attended by representatives of Progressive Jewish communities in the region. The UJCL strives to preserve the continuity of Judaism in the region and to give a voice to all the small liberal communities in Latin America and the Caribbean. These would otherwise remain ignored and isolated, left to face by themselves the multiple challenges to survival inherent in micro-communities."