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Public celebration of the Feast of Absalom Jones

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, XI Bishop of Newark

Guest Preacher: Reverend Leslie Marie Wilson
                                First Lady of Saint Matthew AME Church
                                Orange, NJ

The service will be in person and live streamed to the diocesan YouTube channel,

Your offering will support the two Episcopal Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs): Saint Augustine’s University and Voorhees College.

Please make an offering online, or by check payable to Union of Black Episcopalians and mailed to:

Church of The Epiphany and Christ Church
105 Main Street
Orange, NJ 07050

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