Listen to an Ecumenical Gathering to End Racism

Listen to an Ecumenical Gathering to End Racism

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Listen Now On Holy Tuesday, April 3, 2018, His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America held the special service of the Bridegroom (Nymphios), which included the chanting of the Hymn of Kassiani at the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of St. Sophia in Washington, DC.

Following the Bridegroom Service, the National Council of Churches and over 50 partners invite held an ecumenical gathering to end racism. The program included a brief media presentation featuring the late Archbishop Iakovos together with the Rev Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the 50th anniversary of whose assassination (April 4, 1968) was remembered during this evening of prayer, and at the rally and in the ongoing truth and racial justice initiative which began the following day. Archbishop Demetrios will delivered the evening’s homily. 

Also, with Dean Borgman.  Listen Now and join us for a discussion on the topic of systemic racism and what the Bible has to say, and what the Lord teaches on this very difficult subject.

On the Topic of Systemic Racism

 

Photo Credit: GOA/Dimitrios Panagos

 

 

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