Posts Tagged ‘Harlem’
He sees Harlem as a lion’s den in which he and others try to survive. Like Daniel of the Bible, he feels able to face the lions.
During the 1930s, Harlem was the greatest Protestant center in New York City.
We are making available excerpts of a hard to get report on the 1930 census of Harlem churches done by the Greater New York Federation of Churches.
After the War of Revolution in 1776, a battle-tested cohort of African American and White faith-based leaders developed an ardor for extending freedom.
“Death is swallowed up in victory. O death, where is thy sting?” I Corinithians 15:54-57.
Handel found the perfect pitch for a financial crisis in The Book of Revelation with its message that “the Kingdom of this world” will at a moment in time become “the Kingdom of our Lord, forever and ever.”
Handel’s Messiah Part 2, 38. “Glad tidings of good things” by The Abyssinian Baptist Church Choir & Chamber Orchestra
“How beautiful are the feet of them that preach the gospel of peace…” Romans 10:15
Handel’s Messiah, Part 2, 30. Behold, the sorrow! by The Abyssinian Baptist Church Choir and Chamber Orchestra
“Behold and see if there be any sorrow like unto his sorrow.” Lamentations 1:12
Handel’s Messiah. Part 1, 11. A Light out of Darkness by The Abyssinian Baptist Church Choir & Chamber Orchestra
“They that dwell in the land of the shadow of death, upon them has the light shined.” Isaiah 9:2
Handel’s Messiah, Part 1, 4. Chorus “And the glory of the Lord shall be revealed” by The Abyssinian Baptist Church Choir & Chamber Orchestra
“And all flesh shall see it together…” Isaiah 40:5