Archive for the ‘Retros’ Category
Historical retrospectives of NYC religions
Bulldozers uprooted congregations, 5000+ people. A Journey Retro
The rise of the “Los Sures” churches
Sunday school missionaries were the church planters & community developers of the 19th Century.
The state holiday originated as a way to honor the Sabbath school movement.
Evangelicals in Williamsburg and Greenpoint 1900-1916
The similarities between public interests today and the evangelicals in yesteryear in Williamsburg and Greenpoint have become striking in the last few years.
The success of the fight against slavery rested upon the creation of local abolitionist cultures and organizations. Elite cosmopolitans seldom win alone.
The faith-flavored identity of New York City was decided on the frontiers of social controversy in religious places like the evangelical Protestant churches of Williamsburg and Greenpoint. Part 5 of A Journey through Williamsburg-Greenpoint religions.
A chrononological sidebar to “Jesus the New York Jew” in series “Jesus the New Yorker”
Admission is free. June 14th & July 12th. Theater opens at 6pm. Mark Hellinger Theater at Times Square Church, 237 West 51st St