Archive for the ‘Boro’ Category
Religion in the 5 boroughs of NYC
Boro sub categories : Bronx, Morris Park-Pelham, Brooklyn, Bedford-Stuyvesant, Bushwick, Crown Heights, Flatbush, Park Slope, Sunset Park, Williamsburg-Greenpoint, Manhattan, East Harlem, Harlem, Lower East Side East Village, Upper East Side, Washington Heights, Queens, Astoria-Long Island CIty, Elmhurst, Flushing, Jackson Heights, Jamaica and S.I.
On the corner of Ralph Avenue & Pacific Street, in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, sits a wide brick building. A sign above it reads “Mount Sion Baptist Church” in bold black lettering. To the left of the door is a humbler paper sign, written in marker: “Looking for few good MEN, inquire within.”
On the afternoon of November 17, 1976, jazz artist Mary Lou Williams opened a slot in her schedule so that she could put on an impromptu concert for the children. at Our Lady of Victory Catholic School in the Bronx.
20 churches, 7 blocks, 1 street. 14 churches nearby.
The energy was irresistible at The Upper Room of Prayer in South Crown Heights, Brooklyn.
The unique sound and ‘”swag” of New Life Tabernacle’s choir brings people, especially young adults, inside the church doors.
Happy Tonight on God’s Row, Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn!
A global evangelical gathering wants churches to shift the focus from power politics to community organizing.