Category Archives: Racial Justice

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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A Night Under One Sky

Tuesday, Oct. 27 St. David’s is proud to support Interfaith Action of Central Texas (iACT) and their virtual fall fundraiser: A Night Under One Sky. This year’s program, The Path to Racial Justice: Allies and Co-Conspirators for Good, explores how … Continue reading

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Becoming Beloved Community NOW webinars

Available for viewing here [October 1, 2020] Thousands of racial justice and healing leaders and practitioners across The Episcopal Church gathered to build community, craft strategy and equip each other for action during a series of “Becoming Beloved Community NOW” online … Continue reading

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Webinar with Milagros Phillips

Saturday, Aug. 29, 10 a.m. | REGISTER HERE Event limited to 100 participants. St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, Austin, is hosting a webinar with Milagros Phillips. Racism is a deep historical wound passed on from generation to generation. It makes us … Continue reading

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Racial Healing Dialogue Circles

Please register at The Abbey and Doug will send you a Zoom link a few days before the meeting.

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Free Class – Race and American Christianity

Class Dates: June 29-August 23George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery and now Rayshard Brooks. The senseless killings of these and countless other black people have drawn our attention once again to stark disparities in American culture that whites do not always see but that people of color endure constantly. This … Continue reading

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Austin Civil Rights Stories

Sunday, July 12, 2PM Sponsored by Beloved Community. REGISTER HERE and Zoom will send you a link This documentary was filmed in 2017 by PBS/KLRU. It is a description of numerous civil rights stories caused by systemic racism in our city in … Continue reading

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Trustbuilding: An Honest Conversation On Race, Reconciliation, and Responsibility

Sunday, July 19, 2 p.m. Sponsored by Beloved Community. REGISTER HERE and Zoom will send you a link. Rob Corcoran will discuss his book which chronicles his work for racial justice in Richmond, VA and around the world. Rob is an Episcopalian … Continue reading

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