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Tony Carnes

Tony Carnes is Editor and Publisher of A Journey through NYC religions.

Twitter @nycreligion

Martin Luther King, Jr. & Billy Graham. The Road to NYC, 1957

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Martin Luther King, Jr.’s appearance at Billy Graham’s 1957 evangelistic crusade in NYC infuriated segregationists.

De Blasio asks U.S. Supreme Court to slam the door on troublesome worship services in public schools

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Also opposes Muslim lawsuit against NYPD spying. Announces $8 million grants to faith-based and other community groups for Middle School afterschool programs.  

Evangelicals respond to The Storm of 1960-1977 in #Williamsburg & #Greenpoint, #Brooklyn

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Williamsburg became the place to go if you wanted to kill someone. Part 19 of A Journey through Williamsburg-Greenpoint religions.

Happy New Year & THANKS! Journey is 4 years old!!!!

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Some events on our founding day in history

The Catholics of #Williamsburg and #Greenpoint, #Brooklyn

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The forty-two Catholic churches, schools and social service groups are a powerful lens on the important role of Catholics in New York City’s spirituality, faith-based social services and politics.Part 16 of A Journey through Williamsburg-Greenpoint religions.

Christmas Time is Here!

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Christmas Tree Lighting at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Featuring Neapolitan Baroque Creche and music by The Young People’s Chorus of New York City

Mr. Bean leads carols for The Salvation Army Band

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And now for some holiday humor.

Why we JOURNEY. No. 6

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Journeying decenters power from our editors to the reporters and the audience

“Uncle Sam’s Thanksgiving” by NYC cartoonist Thomas Nast

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After the Civil War, Nast foresaw America in his “Uncle Sam’s Thanksgiving” (1869) as the place where everybody had a place at the table.

Evidence of New Yorkers’ heart at The Bowery Mission

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“Everybody can be great,” said Martin Luther King, Jr., “because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love.”

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