Building Interfaith Solidarity

Members of Flushing Monthly Meeting joined with people of all faiths in Flushing for the 2014 Queens Interfaith Unity Walk, which seeks to build interfaith peace and solidarity.  The Queens Interfaith Unity Walk arose in response to post-9/11 challenges and developed from a model in Brooklyn [...]

2014 Interfaith Unity Walk

The Flushing Interfaith Council invites you to our 6th Annual Queens Unity Walk Sunday, October 19, 2014, 1:00 pm @Flushing Meetinghouse, 137-16 Northern Boulevard, Flushing, NY 11354 (you are also invited to worship with Quakers at the Flushing Meetinghouse starting 11:00 am) The Interfaith [...]

Island of the Dead

New York’s city cemetery on Hart Island occupies 101 acres in the Long Island Sound on the eastern edge of the Bronx. It is the largest taxpayer-funded cemetery in the world. The City uses prison labor to perform the daily mass burials that number close to one million. Citizens must contact [...]