This used to be a biggie when I lived on St. Croix ...islanders believed that their prayers and services helped ward off potential hurricanes!  I'll try anything ... Let's hope this hurricane season continues to be a calm one!

 

Hurricane Supplication Day

Fourth Monday in July

Observed in the U.S. Virgin Islands—St. Croix, St. Thomas, and St. John— Special church services are held to pray for safety from the storms that ravage these and other Caribbean islands.