Stand Up & Stand Out: Women of Faith in Our Time event October 4

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MANCHESTER, NHInterfaith Women of NH will host an event, Stand Up & Stand Out: Women of Faith in Our Time, at Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 65 Sagamore St. on October 4 at 6:45 p.m. Check-in begins at 6:15 p.m.

Speakers will include:

  • Veronica Molloy – “Antona Ebo, Franciscan Sister of Mary: A ‘Negro’ Nun, Civil Rights and Selma.”
  • Jean Dickson – ” Protestant Women’s Missionary Movement, which opened doors to more active roles for women in the church.”
  • Masooma Athar – ” Tawakkol Karman, a Muslim who won the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize working for women’s rights in Yemen.”
  • Mary Singer & Rachel Spierer – “Debbie Friedman, a pioneer who transformed the sound and spirit of Jewish liturgical music.”

RSVP via email or  call 603-315-9386.

The purpose of Interfaith Women of NH  is to share religious beliefs, cultures, and traditions among women of diverse faiths in order to develop understanding and friendship between us and within our community.