Interfaith Clergy Reception

Time: 2:00 PM
Date: Thursday, June 13, 2024
Place: New Horizon Event Center

The Interfaith Clergy Reception for the AME Baptist Churches in Jackson, MS, commemorating Juneteenth weekend, is a profound celebration of unity, resilience, and shared faith. This gathering honors the historic moment of June 19, 1865, when the last enslaved African Americans were emancipated, symbolizing freedom and justice. It serves as an opportunity for diverse faith leaders to come together in solidarity, reflecting on the struggles and triumphs of the past while fostering a spirit of community and collaboration.

The reception not only marks a pivotal chapter in American history but also emphasizes the ongoing commitment to equality and inclusivity, highlighting the role of faith in healing and progressing as a united community.