Seitu’s World: Mourners Pay Respect To Cicely Tyson At Abyssinian Baptist Church In Harlem

Photographs by Seitu Oronde On Monday, February 15th, 2021 at 10 am, thousand’s of mourners pay respects to Cicely Tyson in Harlem, NY. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up Continue Reading →

The Abyssinian Baptist Church’s Book Ministry Reads Grant Harper Reid’s Harlem Bible

The Abyssinian Baptist Church’s Sister to Sister Book Ministry will have a Holiday Gathering Brunch to discuss their December book selection. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Continue Reading →

The 210th Anniversary Celebration Of The Abyssinian Baptist Church In Harlem NY

Happy 210th Anniversary, Abyssinian! In 1808, a group of African Americans – 12 women and 4 men – took a stand by refusing to accept segregated seating in the First Continue Reading →

“How People Of Faith Can Cope With Stress” Symposium At The Abyssinian Baptist Church In Harlem

The Abyssinian Baptist Church Women’s Ministry, Chairperson, Dr. Marcella Maxwell and Co-chairs, Yamisha Chestnut and Tiffanie Claude presented a Mental Health Symposium emphasizing “How People of Faith Can Cope With Stress” Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Abyssinian Baptist Church Cut From $3.1M

Abyssinian Development Corp., the sprawling housing and social service arm of Harlem’s most influential black church, was cut off from $3.1 million in city contracts two weeks ago after it Continue Reading →