Saturday, November 3, 2018

Calling Their Names - Remembering Georgia's Lynched

November 2, 2018
Absalom Jones Episcopal Center
For Racial Healing
Dr. Catherine Meeks, Executive Director

This event is the final phase of a three year initiative of remembering our six hundred plus sisters and brothers who were lynched in Georgia 


Presentation - Richard Hughes

The Myth of White Supremacy

Dr. Richard Hughes

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The Eucharist - "Remembering Georgia's Lynched"

Celebrant: The Rev. Nikki Panton Mathis
Preacher: The Rt. Rev. Scott A Benhase - Tenth Bishop of the Diocese of Georgia
Music: Clark Atlanta University Philharmonic
Dr. Curtis Everett Powell, Conductor
Drummer: LaTrina P. Jackson

The clergy from the Diocese of Atlanta and the Diocese of Georgia standing with Bishop Benhase, the Bishop of Georgia, and Dr. Catherine Meeks, the Executive Director of the Absalom Jones Episcopal Center for Racial Healing beside the newly unveiled Memorial Marker honoring the victims of terrorism and lynching.

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The Eucharist - Video Slideshow

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Creating a New Narrative

by Dr. Catherine Meeks, Executive Director


Calling Their Names

(Called out by those in attendance)
(larger version of each list will be found in the photo album)

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Calling Their Names - Video Slide Show

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The Absalom Jones Episcopal Center for Racial Healing, 
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