Religion

Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church last Saturday marked the 175th anniversary of the parish’s founding and the dedication of the original church that took place on June 10, 1842. … Full Article

St. Mary’s Antiochian Orthodox Church celebrates its 100th anniversary

“God Grant Us Many Years,” was sung in unison as more than 120 parishioners gathered at St. Mary’s Antiochian Orthodox Church on 81st Street and Ridge Boulevard in Bay Ridge. … Full Article

Faith In Brooklyn for May 9

Students Respond to Holocaust’s Lessons as Part of 17th Annual Creative Arts Contest … Full Article

U.S. Jehovah’s Witnesses fear for safety of Russian followers after court bans religion

On Thursday, Russia’s Supreme Court banned the Jehovah’s Witnesses as an “extremist” group, ordering them to liquidate their national headquarters and local offices and turn over all of their property. … Full Article

Faith In Brooklyn for April 21

Good Friday Processions Also Highlight Brooklyn’s Italian Heritage Thousands Fill Streets of Bensonhurst and Carroll Gardens … Full Article

St. Francis alumnus collaborates on film about Italians who saved Jewish lives

St. Francis College alumnus Vincent DeGiaimo ’72 returns to his alma mater for a screening of his film “My Italian Secret: The Forgotten Heroes of the Holocaust.”  … Full Article

Faith In Brooklyn for April 14

St. Ann’s Parish Moves Back into Newly Repaired Sanctuary ‘Exile’ Experience Bolstered Congregation’s Understanding of Doing Ministry … Full Article

Salvation Army sets out to make Bible study fun

Parents with kids who will be home from school for spring break now have a new option to keep the youngsters busy and entertained, thanks to the Bay Ridge Corps of the Salvation Army. … Full Article

Temple Sholom honors pillars of the Flatbush community

Rabbi Eliseo Rozenwasser of Temple Sholom presided over a dinner and dance at the Flatbush Conservative synagogue to honor Democratic Party District Leader Sue Ann Partnow, Millennium Group Executive Director Paul Curiale, Sholom Ritual Vice President Hy Bogatch and attorney Susan Master fo … Full Article

Bridge Project hosting Interfaith Unity Seder

In an effort to celebrate Passover and unite the different religions and cultures of Brooklyn, a nonprofit organization is hosting a Seder-type of dinner event on Sunday. … Full Article

Faith In Brooklyn for March 15

Workshop’s Goal Is Empowering Women to Confidently Articulate Their Viewpoints … Full Article

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