PROGRAM TITLE: The Black Family: Worship Traditions and Faith Institutions
DATE AND TIME: Saturday, July 17, 2021, 1-3PM EST via Zoom
SPONSORS: Charleston Area Branch of ASALH
DESCRIPTION: Worship traditions and faith institutions are a significant historic element of African American life and culture. This forum will explore the rich diversity of these traditions and institutions with a focus on their roles and impact on the Black family.
MODERATOR: Dennis Muhammad, Esq.
Lee Bennett, Historian, Mother Emmanuel AME Church
Rev. DeMett Jenkins, Lilly Director of Education and Engagement for Faith Based Communities, International African American Museum
Kathleen Merritt, Director, Office of Ethnic Ministries, Roman Catholic Diocese of Charleston