Rev. Calvin Butts Sees Better Times For Abyssinian Development Corp.

rev butts in harlemTwo weeks ago, Gov. Andrew Cuomo spoke at Harlem’s Abyssinian Baptist Church, where he vowed to defend immigrants from deportation and pledged to protect the rights of all New Yorkers who feel threatened by the incoming Trump administration. Continue Reading →

Congrats To Desireé Allen Pastor And Director Of Harlem’s The Dream Center

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Pastor Desireé Allen, who serves as the pastor of arts and spiritual formation of First Corinthian Baptist Church in New York City as well as the director of Harlem’s The Dream Center, revealed in a blog post that she discovered she was expecting in May on Mother’s Day while on vacation at Disney World. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Keith Wright And Others Do The Right Thing Serving Thanksgiving Meals

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Catholic Charities of New York will be hosting their annual turkey distribution, providing over 800 Thanksgiving meals with Keith Wright and others at the Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy Community Center in Harlem on Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016. Continue Reading →

FBI Raids Two “Black Separatist Churches” In Harlem

east_harlem_church_raid_1101On November 1st, 2016, New York CBS local reports that FBI agents raided two churches in East Harlem on Tuesday. Continue Reading →

Harlem Scientology Hosts The 13th Annual International Human Rights Summit

harlem-community-center1The new Harlem Scientology Community Center hosted the finale of the 13th annual International Human Rights Summit with a briefing on the civil rights movement and the state of human rights in America today. Continue Reading →

Harlem Church Purchased By Brooklyn Landlord For $29M

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The Real Deal Reports that Brooklyn landlord Haim Nortman has scooped up a Harlem church for $28.5 million. Continue Reading →

A New Community Rose Grows in Harlem

church of scientology 1Water surrounds it. The East, Harlem and Hudson Rivers form its boundaries, but Harlem is transcendent. For generations, this neighborhood has been the spiritual center of African-American and Caribbean life in the United States. Continue Reading →

Lesbian Pastor’s Widow Takes On Harlem Church

img_2020A lesbian pastor’s widow is battling the Presbyterian Church for refusing to pay her pension. Continue Reading →

Harlem Church Vandalized With Graffiti Message: ‘You Must Pay! Allah! Wake Up!’

wake up allah1The NYDaily News reports that someone left some scary graffiti on a Harlem church Wednesday, police said. Continue Reading →

Ephesus Seventh-Day Adventist Church Harlem, NY 1890’s

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Harlem’s beautiful late Victorian Gothic Revival skyline landmark is the slender steeple of Ephesus Seventh-day Adventist Church on West 123rd Street and Lenox Avenue in central Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →