• Christian Nationalism: American Democracy's Looming Threat

    Thursday, 23 May 2024  6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    All Saints Episcopal Church, 132 N Euclid Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA

    Americans United and All Saints Church will host a panel of experts to discuss the looming threat of Christian Nationalism and how we can fight against it in our daily lives. During the conversation, we will dive into the details of Christian Nationalism and hear from the panelists on how we can work together to support freedom without favor and equality without exception. Actor and activist Bradley Whitford will moderate a lively discussion that will feature a stellar panel, including: Rachel Laser, president and CEO of Americans United for Separation of Church and State; the Rev. Traci Blackmon, AU board of trustees member and former associate general minister of Justice and Local Church Ministries for the United Church of Christ; Eddie Tabash, Esq., AU board of trustees member, constitutional lawyer, expert in church-state separation, and atheist advocate; the Rev. Mike Kinman, rector of All Saints Church; Salam al-Marayati, president and co-founder of the Muslim Public Affairs Council; and Rabbi Susan Goldberg, founder of Nefesh, a progressive spiritual community in Los Angeles’ east side. This event will be livestreamed.

  • Opening Night Preview Party: Palos Verdes Antiques Show and Sale

    Wednesday, 29 May 2024  6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    St Francis Episcopal Church, 2200 Vía Rosa, Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274, USA

    Information here or 310.375.4617
    A kickoff to the popular three-day event, which features top dealers from Northern and Southern California  who will display and sell a dazzling array of 18th, 19th and early 20th Century furniture, silver, prints, jewelry, china, pottery, rugs, Asian antiques, vintage Americana and more. Tickets: $50 presale, $75 at the door.

  • Songs of Freedom: A Joyous Celebration of Spirituals and Gospel Music

    Sunday, 02 June 2024  5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    All Saints Episcopal Church, 132 N Euclid Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA

    Information: Merry Simkins, msimkins@allsaints-pas.org or 626.583.2733
    Join us as the Canterbury and Coventry Choirs in a powerful tribute to this cherished and uniquely American musical tradition; a soul-stirring performance filled with uplifting melodies and infectious rhythms. With the addition of a dynamic rhythm section, the energy and excitement of the evening will soar to new heights. Featuring soloists Michal Connor, Stephen McDonough, and guest soloist Maiya Sykes. Accompanied by Dwayne Swan on Hammond organ, David Otis on saxophone, Oskar Cartaya on bass, and Dave Tull on drums. See the flyer here.