Intercultural Summit 2017

St. Mark's, Richmond

520 N Boulevard 
Richmond, VA 23220
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The events of Charlottesville have highlighted the racial divide in our Country, our State and even our Church. How do we find our way to community from this chaos?Join us for the Diocese of Virginia's second annual Intercultural Summit to discuss this and other critical issues related to the multicultural church. It will also be a time to meet and network with people of various cultures from our diocese and beyond. Register Now! 


11:30 - Noon - Lunch, prayer, opening address by Bishop Johnston 
Noon - 3:30 Panel discussion, small group discussion; panel Q & A

Includes: a history of the confederacy and monuments; Why the church is involved in these issues - Bishop Goff; How do we talk with one another about the issues?

Other Events Taking Place Throughout Richmond

City of Richmond
Interfaith Prayer Service at St. Paul’s, Richmond – Friday, September 15, 7:00 p.m.
Richmond Stands United For Racial Justice Rally at Maggie Walker Monument – Saturday, September 16, 8:45 a.m. -11 a.m.
Indivisible Richmond: Fight White Nationalism Event – Saturday, September 16, 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
RVA No-Hate Counter Protest on Monument Avenue – Saturday, September 16, 8:00 a.m.

Outside the City of Richmond
Interfaith Council of Greater Richmond: Building a Just Richmond at Huguenot High School – Saturday, September 16, 1 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Afternoon Teach in: "Democracy in Chains" in Chesterfield, VA – Saturday, September 16, 3 p.m. 
Responding to Hatred Without Hating in Charlottesville, VA – Saturday, September 16, 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Other Events 
Afrikana Independent Film Festival in Richmond, VA – Thursday, September 14 - Sunday, September 17
Celebrate the Art of Latin America: Caribbean at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts – Saturday, September 16 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Virginia Historical Society: Stories at the Museum – Saturday, September 16, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
African American Genealogy Conference – Saturday, September 16, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
St. Stephen's Episcopal, Richmond: Food and the Beloved Community – Saturday, September 16, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Jackson Ward Day of Hope Block Party – Saturday, September 16, 1 p.m.