Religions and Spirituality

October 25, 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  St. Mark Lutheran Church will be offering a year long series dealing with the role of prophets and prophecy in society. The first presentation titled, Speaking the Truth to Power: Prophets Then and Now will take place on Sunday October 28 at 3:30 at the church, located at 100 ...

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SuMMIT, NJ - Beacon Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Summit (Beacon UU) and Fountain Baptist Church will hold a joint celebration on Sunday, October 7, a date which marks the second anniversary of raising 'Black Lives Matter' banners and the two congregations’ partnership in the racial ...

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MORRIS PLAINS, NJ - Community members are invited to usher in the Jewish High Holidays with a musical coffeehouse followed by a moving and accessible service together with the members, Rabbis and Cantors of several Morris County Communities.  Reconnect with your identity and heritage... no charge, ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Almost a month after residents started seeing flyers from Identity Evropa, a group classified by the Anti-Defamation League as a white supremacist organization, around , Morristown, Bridgewater and surrounding towns, residents have been banding together to spread a message ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Calvary Baptist Church held its annual Family Funday this past Sunday at George Gramby Memorial Park in Morristown.       The park was packed with clothing booths, jewelry stands, face painting kiosks, henna tattoo stations and much more. Free food and ...

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Registration is now open for the Adath Shalom Religious School! Religious School tuition is free for all new students in grades 3 through 7 (synagogue membership is required) and half-price for new students in grades K through 2.   The first day of Religious School for all students is Sunday, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Community and faith groups across Morristown are pleased to announce the town’s 6th annual Juneteenth celebration. This year, the Church of the Redeemer is joined by Bethel Church of Morristown, who has expanded the celebration into a town-wide event to commemorate its 175th ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -   The Morris County Freeholders last night honored Assumption Church in Morristown with a Historic Preservation plaque to be installed in the circa 1872 church, which is an important part of the Town of Morristown’s historic district. Robert and Jeanette Fredericks accepted the ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - An appeal has been filed with the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of the Morris County Board of Freeholders, announced the Morris County Freeholders.  Last months ruling banned the freeholders from issuing historic preservation trust fund grants to religious institutions. The ...

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MORRIS, NJ — An interpretation of Separation of Church and State has led the State Supreme Court of New Jersey to rule that Morris County's practice of giving historic preservation grants to local churches is against the state constitution. Justice Stuart Rabner wrote that the historic ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Pastors David Smazik and Sidney Williams invite the community to join them for the 175th Bethel Church of Morristown Anniversary Prayer Walk. The Prayer Walk will celebrate the founders of the Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church as well as the African American soldiers and ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - For four decades, Kenneth W. Stein has taught Middle Eastern History and Political Science at Emory University. His scholarship focuses on the politics of the modern Arab world, American foreign policy toward the Middle East, modern Israel, and the Arab-Israeli negotiating process.

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SUMMIT, NJ - The 2009 Tribeca Film Festival Audience Award-winning "City Island," a comedy/drama with a cast that includes Andy Garcia, Julianna Margulies, Alan Arkin, Emily Mortimer and Ezra Miller, will screen at Temple Sinai in Summit as part of 'Renaissance Movie Night' April 17 at 7:30 ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Rabbi Mark Biller will delve into "Our Fabulous Contributions: How Jews Have Changed the World," in a three-part series at the Morris County Library, 30 E. Hanover Ave., in Whippany. The series, which is free and open to the public, is sponsored by National Council of Jewish Women ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - 12 choirs, 100 ringers, and 1,300 bells can mean just one thing -- the St. John’s Lutheran Church's Handbell Festival is set to take place in the Hilltop City. The third annual edition will take place Sunday afternoon, April 29 at 4:30 p.m. The choirs will gather and separate into ...

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Muslims for Peace, Inc. proudly announces the presentation of the 12th Annual Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) Interfaith Conference – Women in Islam: A Dialogue. The Conference will be held on Sunday, March 25, 2018 at Rutgers’ Cook Campus Student Center, 54 Biel Road, New Brunswick, NJ 08901. This year’s ...

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STAFFORD, NJ - It is hard to believe, but this Sunday, March 25 we celebrate Palm Sunday.  You may ask "What is Palm Sunday?"  No longer in American society should we assume that all know the significance of the Holy Day on the Christian Calendar. Palm Sunday is the day Christians celebrate ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - A group of Eva’s Village men attended the 2018 Winter Men's Ignatian Spirituality Project (ISP) Retreat at the Loyola Jesuit Retreat Center  in Morristown February 15th an16th. Ten men from Eva's village shelter in Paterson attended a two-day retreat Thursday and Friday at the ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Jewish holiday of Purim will be celebrated with a Grand Purim Party at 5pm Sunday, March 1st at The Madison Hotel, 1 Convent Rd. in Morristown, and hosted by Chabad of SE Morris County. The celebration will include a 5pm reading of the “Megillah,” a scroll describing the ...

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The African America Clergy Association of Morris County stands in unity in light of the recent vandalism that has taken place against five of our churches in the community. With the racial climate as it is in our country and recent acts of violence and killings nationwide in houses of worship, ...

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