Official No more preaching on Jamaican buses

first_imgKINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) – Jamaica’s state-owned bus company is putting the brakes on lay ministers preaching to weary commuters.Transit company director Hardley Lewin has told his drivers to politely ask religious people to stop evangelizing to captive audiences on buses.He says customers have complained that they feel harassed by preachers who sometimes loudly evangelize on buses in the overwhelmingly Christian island of about 2.8 million people. Comments   Share   How men can have a healthy 2019 Mary Coyle ice cream to reopen in central Phoenix Get a lawn your neighbor will be jealous of Former Arizona Rep. Don Shooter shows health improvement Bottoms up! Enjoy a cold one for International Beer Day Parents, stop beating yourself up Prominent evangelical pastor Bishop Herro Blair says lay ministers should have first sought the company’s permission to preach on buses.(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) Top Stories Sponsored Stories last_img read more