Chabad of Ridgefield, Edmond Town Hall, giant menorah, Hadassah of Greater Newtown/Danbury, Hanukkah, menorah
It was a picture of perseverance on Tuesday night, when it took Rabbi Sholom Deitsch nearly 20 minutes to light a giant menorah that had been temporarily placed in the courtyard of Edmond Town Hall.
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Church Women United, Church Women United-Newtown, Interfaith Partnership For Refugee Resettlement, Ken Stroud, Kenneth Stroud, Newtown Interfaith Association, Pastor Kathie Adams-Shepherd, Reverend Mel Kawakami, Reverend Salin Low, Sandy Hook Baptist Church closed, Shabat Across America, St John's Episcop, St John's Episcopal Church, year in review, year in review religion
Three churches closed in Newtown in 2016, and staffing changes in others meant many resident worshippers had a year of change in their house of worship.
Approximately 40 people gathered in the pews o...Read Full Article
Baybrook Farm, Baybrook Farm and Rescue, Faith at Newtown, Live Nativity, Tim Kuhn
Members of Faith at Newtown offered a live presentation of the meaning behind the Christmas season on December 3.
Members of the church, which holds worship services in Sandy Hook, presented a Live...Read Full Article
12/14, 12/14 anniversary, 12/14 fourth anniversary, Community Interfaith Prayer Vigil, interfaith gathering, Newtown Interfaith Association
The Newtown Interfaith Association has announced its plans for a Community Interfaith Prayer Vigil on the fourth anniversary of 12/14.
Trinity Episcopal Church, at 36 Main Street, will host this ye...Read Full Article
On Sunday, December 11, from 1 to 3 pm, Congregation Adath Israel will host a Hanukkah Happening in the community room of C.H. Booth Library, 25 Main Street.
This free event will feature games, arts,...Read Full Article
Adrienne Keogler, Art Through Faith, Art Through Faith * Faith Through Art
St Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church recently hosted a pair of Art Through Faith * Faith Through Art programs.
Artist and St Rose parishioner Adrienne Keogler conducted the program, which had faith-...Read Full Article
Approximately 100 Newtown residents and neighbors gathered Sunday evening for this year’s Interfaith Thanksgiving Gathering. Following a theme of “Celebrating Our Unity In Diversity,” leaders of...Read Full Article
Newtown Congregational Church announces an upcoming program with author Brian McLaren.
Residents are invited to join NCC leaders and members for a program with Brian McLaren on Saturday, December 3. ...Read Full Article
Friends of Kakamega Orphan Care Centre, Kenya, Newtown Congregational Church, Pastor Carra McFadden
A group of high school students and chaperones traveled this past summer to provide orphans in Kenya a summer camp experience, and some of the travelers spoke about their own experience at a dinner fu...Read Full Article
Emily Krasnickas, Friends of Kakamega, Friends of Kakamega Orphan Care Center, Hanna Holmes
A dinner fundraiser for Friends of Kakamega Orphan Care Center, located in Kakamega, Kenya, will be held at Newtown Congregational Church, 14 West Street, on Saturday, November 12. The event will ...Read Full Article