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The Early African American Religious Experience Symposium

April 9 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

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Historic St. Luke’s is proud to welcome Dr. Cassandra Newby-Alexander and Dr. Kay Wright Lewis of Norfolk State University as they discuss the religious experience of colonial and early 18th century African Americans.

11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Dr. Newby-Alexander, NSU, will present on “Anglicanism, Race, & Intolerance in Colonial Virginia”
12 – 1 p.m. Boxed Lunch
1 – 2 p.m. Dr. Kay Wright Lewis, NSU, will present “The Children of Africa Have Been Called: The Origin and Early History of the African American Episcopal Church”

This event has seating limited to the first 25 registrants. Tickets are $25 per person. Boxed lunch will be included with the price of the ticket. Registrants can register via our online ticketing portal (coming soon) or by registering over the phone by calling 757-357-3367.

Dr. Newby-Alexander

Dr. Cassandra  Newby-Alexander, NSU

Dr. Lewis

Dr. Kay Wright Lewis, NSU


April 9
11:00 am - 1:00 pm


14477 Benn's Church Blvd.
Smithfield, 23430 United States
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