In Recognition of the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Riots
Unity Church of San Antonio (UCSA) will participate in special interfaith event is in the planning stages, sponsored by PRO SA (Progressive Religious Organizations of San Antonio). “50 Years of Hope: A Pride Interfaith Service” was created with the intention to recognize the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots by remembering the past, celebrating the present, and inspiring hope for the future.
Coming together in periodic meetings, representatives of different faith communities that are affirming and inclusive of individuals that identify as LBGTQ+ have been crafting a service for months that will include music, history of the Stonewall Riots, reflections, and a reception afterwards. UCSA has been deeply involved in the area of communications.
The service will be located at Madison Square Presbyterian Church 319 Camden Street, San Antonio Texas. It will be held on Sunday, June 23 at 4:00 p.m. A reception with light food will be held afterward in the same location. All UCSA churchgoers are warmly invited to attend.
Faith Communities participating include; Dignity San Antonio, Gay and Lesbian Episcopalians and Friends, University Presbyterian Church, Metropolitan Community Church San Antonio, Unity Church of San Antonio, First Unitarian Universalist Church, Temple Beth-El, Travis Park Church, The Awakening Spiritual Community, Bethany Congregational United Church of Christ, Madison Square Presbyterian Church, Christ Sophia Catholic Faith Community, New Beginnings Church, , San Antonio Zen Center, and the Living Church at Woodlawn Pointe.