Blessed Absalom Jones Celebration

New York, NY
Feb. 9
Event Title
Blessed Absalom Jones Celebration
When does it start?
02/09/2019
When does it end?
02/09/2019
Event Location
Cathedral of Saint John the Divine
1047 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, New York 10025
What kind of event is it?
Worship Service
Event Details
The Blessed Absalom Jones Celebration is an annual event in the Diocese of New York in remembrance of the life and ministry of the first person of African descent ordained a deacon and priest in the Episcopal Church. Beginning at 10:30 AM, the Eucharist features the Diocesan Festival Choir, led by Jeannine Otis and Bill Randolph. The Rt. Rev. Jennifer Baskerville-Burrows, Bishop of Indianapolis, will be the guest preacher. The Rt. Rev. Andrew M. L. Dietsche, Bishop of New York, will be the celebrant at this festive Eucharist attended by parishioners from around the Diocese and beyond. All are welcome to attend.
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Does the event have a website?
www.dioceseny.org/ednyevent/absalom-jones-2019