Current Events

Maryland Civil Rights: Educational Freedom Experience

April 8-16th, 2017

Join us as we embark on an inspiration-filled educational experience traveling south to explore the birth place of the Civil Rights Movement.
We will retrace the Freedom Trail and learn about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Rosa Parks, the Montgomery Bus Boycott, the Greensboro Sit-Ins,
Voting Rights and other significant events of the American Civil Rights Movement. Among other numerous sites, we’ll visit the Lorraine Motel,
Central High School, the home of Medgar Evers and Dexter Avenue Baptist Church. Travel on a state-of-the-art bus equipped with WiFi. Download the flyer below:

2017 Civil Rights Experience Flyer, 8.5×11

Truth and Reconciliation Exhale Eucharist
November 9, 2016 at Noon and 7pm
Peace Chapel at the Cathedral of the Incarnation

love-of-christ-1024x768Have you found this election cycle to be particularly draining? Are you at odds with a family member, friend, or coworker? Can’t wait until the election is over? The Truth and Reconciliation Commission is offering an Exhale Eucharist as a way to reflect, reconcile, and re-center ourselves as followers of Jesus. All are welcome. Who will separate us from the love of Christ? Romans 8:35a

 

 

The Third Annual Trail of Souls Event
November 5, 2016
Diocesan Center in Baltimore

book-coverOur featured speaker is the Rev. Dr. Kelly Brown Douglas, author of Stand Your Ground: Black Bodies and the Justice of God. The Truth and Reconciliation Commission will host a book study prior to the Trail of Souls event.Subscribe to DioMaryland eNews to learn more about the November 5 event and the book study. Registration is now closed.