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Multifaith Justice Mayoral Forum

May 2 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

A broad, diverse and growing coalition of faith organizations in New York City invite you to participate in a candidate forum on Sunday, May 2, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. Non-partisan, candidates as indicated by the latest poll results, and fund-raising disclosures are invited to this online forum. The forum will be moderated by Crystal Walthall, Executive Director of Faith in New York and Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis, Senior Pastor of Middle Collegiate Church, a representative from SAJ: Judaism that stands for all, with additional moderators to be added.

The goal is to bring a faith-based perspective to critical issues and ask that the candidates speak to the values and concerns of our faith communities, especially those that are most directly impacted by mayoral leadership. We propose to focus in particular upon the following topics: low income housing and criminal justice reform and police relations.

Please register via Zoom

The current list of sponsoring organizations appears below and it continues to grow. Together, our combined congregations total many thousands of people across all five boroughs, all of whom will be invited to attend on Zoom webinar.

All Angels Church
All Souls NYC (formally the Unitarian Church of All Souls)
Beit Simchat Torah Congregation
Buddhist Action Coalition NYC
Central Synagogue
Church of St. Matthew & St. Timothy
Church of the Holy Apostles
East End Temple
Ecumenical Outreach Partnership
Faith in New York
First Presbyterian Church of Brooklyn
First Unitarian Congregational Society of Brooklyn
Fort Washington Collegiate Church
Fourth Universalist Society in the City of New York
Grace Congregational Church
Interfaith Assembly Homelessness & Housing
Interfaith Center of New York
Judson Memorial Church
Lab/Shul
Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan
Metro Baptist Church
Middle Collegiate Church
Muslim Community Network
New York Society for Ethical Culture
New York State Council of Churches
Our Saviour’s Atonement Lutheran Church
Park Avenue Christian Church
Riverdale-Yonkers Society for Ethical Culture
Riverside Church
Rutgers Presbyterian Church
SAJ – Judaism that Stands for All
St. Bart’s Episcopal Church
St. Mark’s Church in the Bowery
St. Paul & St. Andrew Methodist Church
St. Peter’s Church
Staten Island Inter-Religious Leadership
The Community Church of New York
The Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Holy Trinity
The Village Zendo
WTCI: A Gender Inclusive feminist psychotherapy Institute

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