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Blessed Absalom Jones Celebration
February 11 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
At the Cathedral of St. John the Divine
Please scroll down for sign up forms to participate in the service or in the (new this year) Diocesan Festival Choir.
Eucharist at 10:30 a.m.
Celebrant: the Rt. Rev. Andrew M. L. Dietsche, Bishop of New York
Sermon by the Rev. Canon Gregory Jacobs, Diocese of Newark
Congregational participation made the celebration great last year. Save the date and register your congregation’s participation in this year’s celebration. Please respond by completing the form below.
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New! Diocesan Festival Choir
This year the diocese at the request of Kent Tritle will organize a Diocesan Festival Choir to be led by Jeannine Otis, Director of Music at St. Marks in the Bowery and Bill Randolph, Assistant Cathedral Organist.
The choir will meet for two rehearsals: Saturday, January 28th from 10:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. and Saturday, February 4th from 10:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m. at Church of Intercession, located at 550 West 155th Street. The choirs will meet at 8:45 a.m. in the Cathedral on February 11th for a final run through.
All music will be provided and distributed at the rehearsals.
Please let us know you plan to attend and how many choir members will join us by completing the form below.