Monthly Archives

January 2018
January 19, 2018

How Episcopal churches embrace ‘radical welcome’

How Episcopal churches embrace ‘radical welcome’

St. Mark’s new ramp is featured in an article written by Amy Sowder for the Episcopal News Service on accessibility for Episcopal churches around the country.   How Episcopal churches embrace ‘radical welcome’

January 10, 2018

Welcome from the Rector

Welcome from the Rector

January 9, 2018

Seeking Justice Forum – Dr. John Thatamanil – Turn the other cheek?

Turn the Other Cheek?: The Interreligious Roots and Promise of Nonviolence In the United States, nonviolence seems to be losing its appeal. In the wake of Charlottesville, progressives and radicals are instead increasingly impressed by the antifa movement and wonder if nonviolence still works. Frustration with the the rise of alt-right fascist populism also has […]

January 9, 2018

“New York Lamentation” premieres at Christ Episcopal Church

Directed by Jeannine Otis, “New York Lamentation” will have its first performance at Christ Episcopal Church in Staten Island on January 21 at 3:00pm. Written by Rev. Chuck Kramer, New York Lamentation is a historical play about people who have enslaved people or who were enslaved themselves in the 17th and 18th century of NYC. […]

January 9, 2018

Martin Luther King Jr. Dinner – January 15, 2018

Guest Speaker: J. Chester Johnson, poet, essayist, translator and Spoken Word Artists: Baba Israel (Baba) & Kirakos Prodist (Yako) J. Chester Johnson will discuss his writings on civil rights with particular attention to the importance of the 1919 Elaine Race Massacre, which occurred in rural SE Arkansas along the Mississippi River Delta and which has […]