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As we lament for the children and families of Uvalde, we continue to lament for all the children and adults who are no more, who have been slain with guns in the hands of the forces of evil. Every victim of a mass shooting was someone’s child and certainly a child of God. We invite you to join The Absalom Jones Episcopal Center in continued prayer for these innocent victims.  

But also, to make a commitment to take action. Our Senate needs to hear from us, now. Reach out to your Senators and let them know that what happened in Uvalde, what happened in Buffalo, what happened in Parkland and Sandy Hook and Charleston and too many other places has to stop. Join us! Make a call, send an email or write a letter to your Senators. Together, we can make a change.

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Statement of Solidarity

The Absalom Jones Center for Racial Healing acknowledges and pays respect to past and present tribal members of the Indigenous nations who were forcibly expelled from the lands Georgia now occupies: the Muscogee (Creek) and the Ani’yun’wiya (Cherokee). Standing in solidarity with all who are oppressed, we deplore the hatred and violence shown historically and in the present to Indigenous people, African Americans, African Caribbeans, Asian and Asian Americans, LatinX, Pacific Islanders, and all other oppressed persons. We will continually seek to dismantle the racism that threatens us all as human beings.

WELCOME TO OUR BRAVE SPACE.

Welcome from Dr. Catherine Meeks and Bishop Robert Wright

The Opening of the Absalom Jones Center for Racial Healing

Our Mission is to provide tools and experiences that allow faith communities – and the larger community of individuals – to engage in dismantling racism through education, prayer, dialogue, pilgrimage,

and spiritual formation.

Our Virtual Resource Center

Our virtual library is replete with resources to educate, inspire, and prepare you to advance racial healing. We have a high regard for each group listed and their particular strengths. Therefore, our tools and resources are organized in a manner to affirm, honor, and take care not to dilute their individual cultural distinctiveness and diversity.

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VISIT OUR ONLINE STORE

Spread the message "I AM BRAVE SPACE" and join the Center for Racial Healing's culture of always telling the truth! We have t-shirts and coffee mugs that will be a perfect gift for you or a friend.

OUR PODCAST:

A BRAVE SPACE

Listen to "A Brave Space with Dr. Meeks" and dare to enter courageous and truthful discussions on problems and solutions that aim towards God's Dream, Racial Healing and Reconciliation.

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WE CELEBRATE OUR PARTNERS

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The Work of the Church

Witness and be inspired about the healing work happening across the nation in the Episcopal Church. 

Take a moment to submit the racial healing work in your parish and diocese.

Get to Know More About Us

Learn more about the Absalom Jones Episcopal Center for Racial Healing, its work, and legacy.

Learn more about the dream team that makes all of this hard work look easy.