Religion

The Rev. Franklin Goldthwaite Sherrill II, rector emeritus of Grace Church-Brooklyn Heights died on Sunday. He was 87 years old and was a resident of Moultonborough, N.H. … Full Article

Maronite Catholics mourn Bishop Emeritus Doueihi

Members of the Eparchy of Saint Maron of Brooklyn are mourning the recent death of their beloved Bishop Emeritus, Bishop Stephen Hector Doueihi, who passed away on Dec. 17 at the age of 87 after a long illness. … Full Article

Faith In Brooklyn for Dec. 17

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

VIDEO: Hanukkah menorah lighting illuminates Borough Hall

So what if there was a bit of rain? That didn’t stop Congregation B’Nai Abraham and supporters from gathering at Brooklyn Borough Hall to witness the annual tradition of lighting a giant menorah to celebrate the first day of Hanukkah. … Full Article

Faith In Brooklyn for Dec. 11

Whole Neighborhood Shares a Role In Assumption Church’s Pageant … Full Article

Faith In Brooklyn for Dec. 2

Protecting the Earth Is a Theme of Interfaith Thanksgiving in Midwood … Full Article

At conference of hasidic emissaries, social media leads the way

Selfies. Hashtags. Live tweeting. Video streaming. … Full Article

Faith In Brooklyn for Nov. 26

Prominent Conductor from Brooklyn Releases New Album on Jewish Song … Full Article

PHOTOS: 5,200 Rabbis and guests attend largest dinner in NYC

Rabbis are seen in this photo among their colleagues at a banquet at the South Brooklyn Marine Terminal in the Brooklyn borough of New York on November 23, 2014. … Full Article

Obituary: Brooklyn Heights community mourns Jerry Slaski, 84

Jerry Slaski may have been a member of Assumption Roman Catholic Church, but the whole neighborhood shared him. … Full Article

Maimonides tells churches: Let there be light

Dozens of churches in Southern Brooklyn will be getting a helping hand from an unexpected source when they decorate their parishes with trees, lights, wreaths, angels and mangers for the Christmas season this year. … Full Article

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