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Blessed Absalom Jones Celebration

February 11 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Blessed Absalom Jones

At the Cathedral of St. John the Divine

Please scroll down for sign up forms to participate in the service or in the (new this year) Diocesan Festival Choir.

Eucharist at 10:30 a.m.

Celebrant: the Rt. Rev. Andrew M. L. Dietsche, Bishop of New York
Sermon by the Rev. Canon Gregory Jacobs, Diocese of Newark

Congregational participation made the celebration great last year.  Save the date and register your congregation’s participation in this year’s celebration. Please respond by completing the form below.

Click Here to Sign Up to Participate in the Celebration

2017 Absalom Jones Responses

How will you participate?

Please check all that apply

New! Diocesan Festival Choir

This year the diocese at the request of Kent Tritle will organize a Diocesan Festival Choir to be led by Jeannine Otis, Director of Music at St. Marks in the Bowery and Bill Randolph, Assistant Cathedral Organist.

The choir will meet for two rehearsals: Saturday, January 28th from 10:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. and Saturday, February 4th from 10:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m. at Church of Intercession, located at 550 West 155th Street. The choirs will meet at 8:45 a.m. in the Cathedral on February 11th for a final run through.

 All music will be provided and distributed at the rehearsals.

Please let us know you plan to attend and how many choir members will join us by completing the form below.

Click Here to Sign Up for the Festival Choir

2017 Absalom Jones Festival Choir Responses




February 11
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Carla Burns


Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine
1047 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10025 United States
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