Absalom Jones Day Service

February 7, 2021

The Feast of Absalom Jones

Join us for a Service of Evening Prayer in honor of The Rev. Absalom Jones, first African priest in The Episcopal Church.

Preacher: The Rt. Rev. Phoebe Roaf, Bishop of the Diocese of West Tennessee
Celebrant: The Rt. Rev. John Bauerschmidt, Bishop of the Diocese of Tennessee

This service will be available on the Christ Church Cathedral YouTube page for the entire month of February.

You can donate to Episcopal HBCUs here.
(Historically Black Colleges and Universities)

Click the link, then choose “Absalom Jones-HBCUs” from the drop-down menu.


The recording will be available on Facebook and YouTube for the month of February. We encourage individuals, small groups and congregations to utilize the recording, including the preaching by The Rt Rev. Phoebe Roaf, in gatherings and worship.  

A Partnership of Beloved Community Commission for Racial Reconciliation, and Christ Church Cathedral