A Celebration of the Life and Ministry of the First African-American to be Ordained in the Episcopal Church, sponsored by the Commission on Racism of the Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh and the Metro-Urban Institute of the Pittsburgh Theological Seminary.
Saturday February 7, 2009, 10:30 am to 2:00 pm
Holy Cross Episcopal Church, 7507 Kelly Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15208 (Homewood)
Service of Eucharist followed by a Reception
Celebrant: The Right Reverend Robert Johnson, Assisting Bishop of the Diocese of Pittsburgh
Guest Preacher: The Rev. Dr. Ronald Peters,
Henry L. Hillman Associate Professor of Urban Ministry at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary and Founding Director of the Seminary’s Metro-Urban Institute, an Interdisciplinary program of religious leadership development for urban society.