The Union of Black Episcopalians Diocese of Newark Chapter will celebrate the life and ministry of the Rev. Absalom Jones, the first person of African descent ordained a deacon and priest in the Episcopal Church, in an in person and online service.
Celebrant: The Rt. Rev. Carlye J. Hughes, 11th Bishop of Newark.
Guest Preacher: The Rev. Dr. Allen Robinson, Rector of Grace Church, Brooklyn Heights.
The service will be in person and live streamed to the diocesan YouTube channel, youtube.com/c/dionewark.