August 20, 2017

May it be a sweet, sweet sound in your ear.

The choir has been practicing at Absalom Jones for two years now. They even squeezed everyone in for a Christmas concert in our Chapel!

The CAU Philharmonic Society and Absalom Jones Episcopal Center have been in partnership since August of 2013. The choir meets in the chapel daily during the school year for practice. Additionally, students from the choir serve as singers at our Sunday Night Compline. The music from the Chapel wafts through the building each weekday at […]

May Dr. Harding Rest in Peace and Rise in Glory


  Dr. Vincent Harding, a teacher, activist, prophet, and preacher entered eternal rest on May 19, 2014. The New York Times obituary is here. You can read Lucas Johnson’s┬ámoving tribute about Uncle Vincent here. There will be a memorial service in Atlanta for Dr. Harding, and the details are forth coming.

Common Ground Visited

Parishioners from the Church of the Common Ground joined students from AJEC for pizza and Compline. This is the second year that we’ve celebrated this joint service during the Advent season.

Clark Atlanta Philharmonic Concert


    The Clark Atlanta Philharmonic Society ended the semester with a beautiful Christmas Concert at First Congregational Church in downtown Atlanta.     Congratulations to the Clark Atlanta Philharmonic Society for providing such a beautiful Christmas concert. The concert was deeply moving. One spectator described her experience this way, “At points during the concert […]

Partnership with Holy Cross Men’s Club Deepens


The partnership between AJEC and the Holy Cross Men’s Club (HCMC) continues grow. During their visit this February, HCMC joined us for worship and table fellowship. The discussion topic this month centered on Lenten practices. One student said, “I’m really excited about Lent this year. It’s only my second or third time doing something.” In […]