The Myrtle Baptist Church of West Newton

Rev. Brandon Thomas Crowley, MDiv, STM | Senior Pastor
Rev. Howard Haywood | Pastor Emeritus

21 Curve Street West Newton, MA 02465 | 617.332.5870


Justice for Michael Brown

Categories: Announcements,Church,Events

In light of recent events surrounding the murder of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO, we will be coming together with other houses of faith in the Newton community to hold a special interfaith prayer vigil for healing in this nation and a renewed courage to be faithful responders in this moment in our history.

This special service will be held on Sunday, August 24 at 1:00pm at Myrtle Baptist Church.

Please share this information with your networks and see the letters below from Pastor Crowley and Minister Chavis Jones, our Minister of Public Engagement on this issue.

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(Top-Bottom: AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, AP Photo/Sid Hastings, AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Huy Mach)

Author: myrtlebaptistchurch

Myrtle Baptist Church, founded by freed slaves in 1874, was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2008 and exists as one of the oldest black churches in New England.

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