Abyssinian’s own C. Anthony Bryant celebrates the release of his debut recording project entitled, “Hymnody Vol. I” on Friday, January 23, 2015, at 7:00 PM in the Abyssinian Baptist Church Sanctuary. Continue Reading →
Harlem’s Reverend Al Sharpton calls “Emergency” meeting regarding the Academy Awards Oscar nominations snubs with black actors nominated. Continue Reading →
Badillo applauded our goals but sharply disagreed with our militant tactics. Mayor Lindsay ordered the police to arrest more than a hundred of us in the church, whereupon Badillo suddenly intervened as a mediator of the conflict.
We’re funding this project because many perpetrators who rape, rape again elsewhere. Time and again, we’ve seen the testing of rape kits in other cities solve cases across state lines. Continue Reading →
Join the Community Advisory Boards Of Harlem Hospital Center and The Renaissance Health Care Network Cordially Invite You to our 2014 Joint Annual Public Meeting. Continue Reading →
Ruby Dee, legendary actor, author and activist will be honored with a public memorial celebration on Saturday, September 20 at The Riverside Church in New York at 11:00 AM.The service will feature tributes and reflections from family, friends and colleagues influenced by her outstanding life and work. Continue Reading →
As part of its new church-wide initiative to address the growing economic disparities hurting so many U.S. citizens and threatening the nation’s future, The Riverside Church will host anti-apartheid leader and President of the World Alliance of Reformed Churches, The Rev. Dr. Allan Boesak… Continue Reading →
Philip A. Payton, Jr., (February 27, 1876 – August 1917) was an African American real estate entrepreneur, known as the “Father of Harlem”, due to his work renting properties in the Harlem neighborhood of New York City to African Americans. Continue Reading →