April 24, 2015
April 23, 2015
An upcoming two-day event at Chicago Theological Seminary, one of the six seminaries of the United Church of Christ, hopes to inspire participants to take on some of the most current and urgent social justice issues, such as racialized violence, police brutality, and poverty through conversation, practical workshops, and action. The "Selma at 50: Still Marching” conference, taking place April 24-25 on the Illinois campus, will trace a thread through the legacy of civil rights activism to the...
April 17, 2015
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 4/17/15)—The American Baptist Churches of Metropolitan New York has appointed Rev. Dr. Cheryl Dudley as its new Regional Executive Minister. The Board of Directors voted unanimously to approve the Search Committee recommendation. Dr. Dudley succeeds the Rev. James O. Stallings who has led the region for over 22 years, and concluded his service on April 15, 2015. Dudley will begin serving in this new position on May 1, 2015.
April 1, 2015
April 1, 2015
March 31, 2015
- There are more refugees in the world today than at any point since the Second World War.
March 23, 2015
March 22, 2015
Reflections, Prayers and Remembrances at the 59th Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women
by Phyllis Curott, Vice-Chair of the Parliament of the World’s Religions...
March 21, 2015
The Holy Synod of Bishops of the Orthodox Church in America held its spring session at the Chancery here March 17-20, 2015.
The session was chaired by His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, who in his opening remarks thanked the members of the Holy Synod, the Chancery staff, and those who facilitate the Church’s boards, committees, commissions and departments for their work and...
March 18, 2015
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 3/18/15)—The Rev. Dr. Glenn H. Asquith Jr., an ordained American Baptist pastor and former chair of the American Baptist Endorsement Committee for chaplaincy and pastoral counseling, received the 14th Helen Flanders Dunbar Award for Significant Contributions to Clinical Pastoral Training on Sunday in Chicago during the 2015 conference of...
March 17, 2015
New Haven, CT: Holy Transfiguration parish plans centennial celebrationArchbishop Nikon with Father Michael Westerberg and area clergy during recent visit Holy Transfiguration parish.
Archpriest Michael Westerberg and the faithful of Holy Transfiguration Church—the first Orthodox Christian parish in New Haven, CT—are busy planning their community’s 100th Anniversary...