Religion

A New Archbishop Begins Ministry, Serving Orthodox Christians and Calling for Unity Metropolitan JOSEPH pledges to ‘quell the schisms’ … Full Article

Faith In Brooklyn for July 28

Hymn Sings Offer Time to Explore Beloved or Unusual Sacred Songs Grace Church-Brooklyn Heights continues its tradition of August Tuesday Hymn Sings, starting on Aug. 5. … Full Article

Faith In Brooklyn for July 23

Heights Congregations Share Iftars, Offer Insights on Judaism and Islam This week, Jewish and Muslim communities provided a balm here in Brooklyn for the violence and warfare unfolding in the Holy Land. … Full Article

Landmark status for St. John’s Episcopal Church?

With shock over the news that Saint John’s Episcopal Church in Bay Ridge is closing due to declining congregation numbers still settling in for community residents, speculation has begun over that will happen to the church building after the last service is held there in September. … Full Article

Faith In Brooklyn for July 15

Historic Episcopal Church in Ft. Hamilton Prepares to Close This September Nicknamed “Church of the Generals,” St. John’s Will Merge with Christ Church to Form New Ministry … Full Article

Historic Episcopal Church in Ft. Hamilton prepares to close

A historic church in Bay Ridge where two Confederate Generals once worshiped has made the hard decision to close its doors and merge with a nearby Episcopal parish. … Full Article

Sound of Victory Fellowship Choir makes debut in Brooklyn

Young people who have experienced poverty or who feel alienated and rejected in society are turning their lives around and evangelizing to others, thanks to the music ministry of Vincent Bohanan and the Sound of Victory Fellowship Choir. … Full Article

Faith In Brooklyn for July 9

Bishop DiMarzio Ordains ‘Baker’s Dozen’ to Priesthood This year’s ordination class is largest in U.S. … Full Article

Indiegogo helps St. Lydia’s Church exceed capital goal

Congregations in Brooklyn are finding new ways of nurturing worship. Faith in Brooklyn explores their creativity in a new series.  Outreach to Neighborhood Is the Heart Of This Dinner Church in Gowanus … Full Article

VIDEO: A tour of Jehovah's Witnesses headquarters in DUMBO

Leaving Brooklyn? That's exactly what the Jehovah's Witnesses are doing. But when? The Brooklyn Eagle caught up with some of the Witnesses' key staff members to get the inside scoop on the group's plans in this great video from our Dipti Kumar. … Full Article

Faith In Brooklyn for June 30

Williamsburg Church Kicks Off 127th Annual Famous Giglio Feast 12-Day Celebration Honors Saint Who Returned From Captivity … Full Article

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