Category Archives: Racial Justice

Church Musicians and Composers of the African Diaspora

NEW JOURNEY GROUP
Thursdays, in October, 6-7 p.m., via Zoom. This journey group will be led by Chaz Nailor, Graduate Program Coordinator, School of Journalism and Media, University of Texas at Austin.
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Beloved Community Racial Healing Circles

Beloved Community Racial Healing Circles  Sept. 12-Dec. 5, Sunday afternoons from 2-4 p.m. via Zoom. These groups are at capacity for Fall 2021. Please contact if interested in future meetings.

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Black Lives Matter: Moving from Ally to Accomplice

Sunday, Sept. 30 Diocesan Event – Zoom 7-8:30 p.m.: Black Lives Matter Workshop Register now! https://bit.ly/3xUife6 This is a follow-up session to asses where you are on your journey of moving from an ally to an accomplice. You don’t need … Continue reading

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Aug. 22 | St. David’s During the Civil War

Sunday, Aug. 22, 10 a.m. in Crail C and livestreamed. Presented by Dr. Laura Hernandez-Ehrisman. This lecture will discuss what happened after the Rev. Edward Fontaine resigned, and the Rev. Charles Gillette took over as the second rector of what was … Continue reading

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Trust, Racial Healing, and Transformation

Creating space for change in our communities is an art in which we are all learners. It requires skills of the head as well as the heart. Through inclusive dialogue we can hear each other’s stories and invite others to … Continue reading

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July 11 viewing of Traces of the Trade

Sunday, July 11, 2-4 p.m. on Zoom In Traces of the Trade: A Story from the Deep North, filmmaker Katrina Browne discovers that her New England ancestors were the largest slave-trading family in U.S. history. She and nine cousins retrace … Continue reading

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On Anniversary of George Floyd’s Murder Episcopalians Invited to Remembrance and Action

Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs In keeping with the vision of Becoming Beloved Community, The Episcopal Church offers three ways this week to commemorate the one-year anniversary of George Floyd’s murder and to participate in reflections and action steps. Virtual … Continue reading

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Black History Month Educational Resources

Update 2/17/21: Due to the weather events in Houston and around the state, the Black Lives Matter workshops scheduled for tomorrow and next week will need to be postponed. Given the current power outages and internet availability, the diocese will notify us next week of the new dates. Continue reading

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Jan. 18 | Prophetic Words – The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Jan. 18, Noon. – During this virtual event we will hear Martin Luther King, Jr. read portions of his “Letter From a Birmingham Jail” followed by a time of reflection and prayer on how we can honor his legacy by continuing the work he … Continue reading

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Racial Healing Circles through Beloved Community

Sundays, Jan. 17 – April 18 (no meetings for Spring Break and Easter), 2-4 p.m. This offering consists of two integral parts: 1) three sessions devoted to building the trust among participants that is important for sustaining discussions on difficult … Continue reading

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