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All of you are one in Christ Jesus
— Galatians 3:28

coming up

sunday, June 30

WORLD PRIDE MARCH IN NYC

SFDS parishioners + friends can once again march in the parade alongside the Interparish Collaborative (IPC).

Instructions:
Meet at our Sunday Lemonade stand in front of the church @ 2:00PM. We will head down together to the IPC meeting point together.

Visit the IPC website for the most-up-to-date details.

Questions: Call or text 646.526.9504

 

our june 2019 events

Thursday, June 6

READING + BOOK SIGNING WITH AIMEE HERMAN

Author Aimee Herman reads from her newly published novel EVERYTHING GROWS. Join us for an evening of inclusive YA lit.

 
 

7:00PM—Reading followed by Q & A + Book signing

Family-friendly! Appropriate for readers 13+ or kids reading at a chapter book level

Hosted by the SFDS Book Club

 

Thursday, June 20

POP-UP THEOLOGY

Countertraditions to Adam and Eve:
A Conversation with Karina Hogan, Professor of Theology at Fordham University

 
 

7:00—Faith on Tap Happy Half-Hour
7:30PM—Presentation + Conversation

Hosted by the Church of St. Francis de Sales as part of the Msgr. Neil A. Connelly Lecture Series

 

Thursday, June 27

film SCREENING of The Sunday Sessions

A religious young man’s identity is called into question when he visits a conversion therapist. 

 
 

7:00PM—Film Screening, followed by panel Q+A

RSVP strongly encouraged! sundaysessionsfilm.eventbrite.com

Hosted by our Social Justice Ministry + The Gay Straight Catholic Alliance

 

month-long doses of instagram love

Follow SFDS on Instagram in June for regular scripturally-based posts related to inclusion.

Designed by our Digital Ministry

 

OTHER CATHOLIC EVENTS IN NYC

 

Wednesday, June 26 @7PM

LGBTQ+ CATHOLIC ACTIVISM: A GLOBAL CONVERSATION

 
 
 

saturday, June 29 @ 5:15PM

PRE-PRIDE festive MASS at st. francis of assisi church, nyc

Mass will be celebrated by our friend Fr. James Martin, SJ!

 
 
 

sunday, June 30

WORLD PRIDE MARCH IN NYC

Interested parishioners + friends can once again march in the parade alongside the Interparish Collaborative (IPC).

From the IPC webpage:
Join us as we march in World Pride NYC on June 30.  We are scheduled to meet as a group at 3PM. Last year members were supposed to wear wristbands.  NOT THIS YEAR!  To gain entry to the gathering space, at the checkpoint you tell the organizer that you are with LGBT CATHOLICS and FRIENDS.

Check back for more information on the IPC website as it gets closer.

CONTACT: 646.526.9504

 

OUR MISSION @ SFDS

Taking Jesus’ message of loving service to heart, all are welcome in our vibrant, hopeful, diverse Eucharistic Community where we break the bread and open the Word and discover God in our Midst.

To learn more about our LGBT+ Ministry, visit their website: www.sfdsnyc.org/gaystraightcatholicalliance