Religion

‘Bold Enough to Say’ rock opera theatrically expresses Lord’s prayer

The Lord’s Prayer is considered to be a central part of Christianity. Faithful Christians believe that it is the prayer that Jesus taught his disciples, as narrated in the Gospels. … Full Article

Brooklyn’s Maronite Catholics to hold fundraising dinner

Members of the Eparchy of Saint Maron of Brooklyn, a religious group within the Catholic Church, will gather for a dinner on Oct. 23 to raise money to pay for structural repairs to their cathedral. … Full Article

Faith In Brooklyn for Oct. 20

Clergy, Elected Leaders Join Forces To Prevent Further Hate Crimes One Suspect Now Under Arrest “A hate crime against one group, one religion, one individual, is a hate crime against all of us. And that’s why we have to stand united.” … Full Article
The Joy of Torah Captured in 73 Seconds

VIDEO: Simchat Torah in Brooklyn Heights

Remsen St. became a block party on Thursday night as members of the Brooklyn Heights Synagogue and Congregation B'nai Avraham spilled out onto the street to dance with Torah scrolls. They were celebrating Simchat Torah (or Joy of Torah). … Full Article

Clergy, elected leaders join forces to prevent further hate crimes

Brooklyn’s clergy joined NYC and state-elected officials at Borough Hall on Tuesday to support a faith leader who was physically attacked on Oct. 7 while attending a basketball game at Barclays Center. … Full Article

Faith In Brooklyn for Oct. 14

Brooklyn’s Judiciary and Law Communities Gather for Annual Diocesan Red Mass … Full Article

Brooklyn’s judiciary and law communities gather for annual diocesan Red Mass

As the new judicial season began, both for the United States Supreme Court and the local courts here in New York State and Brooklyn, the legal community gathered on Wednesday at St. James Cathedral-Basilica for the annual tradition of The Red Mass. … Full Article

Faith In Brooklyn for Oct. 7

Luna Park Set to Host Large Sukkot Spectacle Jews around Brooklyn find innovative, fun ways of celebrating the joyful festivals. This year, Brooklyn’s famous amusement park at Coney Island will be transformed into a Sukkot Spectacle. … Full Article

Faith In Brooklyn for Sept. 25

Catholic Priest Who Trained as a Chef Hosts 5th Season of “Breaking Bread’ Show Msgr. Jamie also runs a Mill Basin parish and Development for Diocese of Brooklyn
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Animal cruelty protests, legal actions continue over Jewish ‘Kapporos’ ritual

Continuing protests and legal action over Kaporos a holiday ritual involving the use of live chickens, practiced by some observant Jewish communities took place in the courts and on the streets over the last few days. … Full Article

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