Archive for the ‘Manhattan’ Category
Remember to pray for our veterans like the day that the whole city stopped to pray for its military men & women. June 6, 1944.
Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum of Congregation Beit Simchat Torah hopes that the new openness means that the pope will “expand his view” to allow gay Catholics to have more space in their church.
Just after the cab passes the 250-foot mark, which puts the riders in the 1760s, St. Paul’s Chapel rises prominently on the same site that it occupies today. George Washington prayed there after his inauguration as President in 1789.
For Good Friday watch our video with commentary by Rev Tim Keller on the art, music & dance about the Suffering Servant.
Martin Luther King, Jr.’s appearance at Billy Graham’s 1957 evangelistic crusade in NYC infuriated segregationists.
Dedicated to NYPD Officers Rafael Ramos & Wenjian Liu. MisfitNYC@Bushwick_Glendale, MVMNT@DowntownBrooklyn, HillsongNYC@Manhattan
This exclusive broadcast of the Abyssinian Baptist Church Choir & Chamber Orchestra honors the men & women killed or injured in the Metro North derailment in 2013. Donna Smith, a volunteer fire chaplain, was on her way to hear The Messiah. Jim Lovell was on his way to help with setting up the Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center. Also killed was Kisook Ahn, a nurse, and James M. Ferrari. More than 60 were injured.
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.