"Becoming Beloved Community NOW" Online Gatherings

115600531 10157610625915885 8692647044037279472 nRacial justice and healing leaders and practitioners across The Episcopal Church will gather to build community, craft strategy and equip each other for action during a series of “Becoming Beloved Community NOW” online gatherings at 4:00-6:00 pm on July 28-30.
 
Presiding Bishop Michael Curry and President of the House of Deputies Gay Clark Jennings will offer prayer and reflections throughout the sessions. 
 
“We are inviting leaders, practitioners and communities currently engaged in the work of racial reconciliation, healing and justice to attend any or all of these gatherings,” said The Rev. Edwin Johnson, who chairs the advisory group. “This is a moment to gather and strengthen our movement for the long haul.”
 
The sessions will feature presentations and panels, along with breakout groups for practitioners and leaders to meet and share with each other.
 
Becoming Beloved Community NOW is open to the public.To register for these individual sessions, please select the session(s) you would like to attend and complete the registration forms:
 
Becoming Beloved Community Now: TRUTH
Telling the truth about participation in white supremacy and racial oppression.
July 28, 2020
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm 
 
Becoming Beloved Community Now: JUSTICE
Changing racist systems, especially “criminal” justice and public health/COVID response.
July 29, 2020
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm 
 
Becoming Beloved Community Now: HEALING
Breaking free of white supremacy via training and formation.
July 30, 2020
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
 
Learn more about The Episcopal Church and Beloved Community here
Find additional Racial Justice resources and learning opportunities here on our website. 
 
 

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