2017-01-05 / Faith Community


Feast of the Epiphany

On Friday, Jan. 6, at 6:30 p.m., St. John’s Church will offer a Mass and Three Kings Procession for the Feast of the Epiphany, commemorating the visit of the Wise Men. This service of music features the Professional Choristers of the Choir School of Newport County and the St. John’s adult choir, along with organ music. The church is located at 61 Poplar St. 401-848-2561.

Epiphany Feast of Lights

On Sunday, Jan. 8, at 5 p.m., Emmanuel Church, 42 Dearborn St., will offer an Epiphany Feast of Lights program. All are welcome to attend. 401-847-0675.

Intercessors Roundtable

On Saturday, Jan. 14, CrossPoint Church, 14 Rhode Island Ave., invites everyone to its third annual Intercessor’s Roundtable of Prayer. The discussion will focus on how this presidential election will affect the church, and how race and religion affected how people voted. Doors open at 9 a.m. for continental breakfast and lunch will be served. The event is open to the public, at no charge. 401-846-3064.

Community Blood Drive

The Knights of Columbus will host a community blood drive at 7 Valley Road, Middletown, on Thursday, Jan. 19, from 3-8 p.m. Donors will receive a free steak dinner and a $5 Dunkin Donuts coupon.

Men's Bible Study at Seamen's Aloha Cafe

On Wednesday mornings from 7:30-8:30 a.m., a small group of men meet at the Seamen's Church Institute, 18 Market Square, to consider, discuss and debate the relevance of the Bible for the 21stcentury, postmodern man. Among the subjects are love, commitment, family, and work as seen through the lens of the Old and New Testaments. Participants are of various experiences, ages, and levels of knowledge about the Bible. For more information, contact Brook Richards at brookrichards140@gmail.com, 401-871-3229.

Houses of worship are welcome to send information about upcoming events or to share special messages by emailing news@newportthisweek.net.

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