On Wednesday, October 23, the Rev. Dr Arnold Thomas will deliver a presentation entitled, “The Browning of America: Reconciliation or Retribution”. This will be an evening event and will include a discussion period. The event will be hosted in Randolph, VT at a venue and time to be announced soon.
The Rev. Thomas is pastor of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Jericho, VT. Notable among his many accomplishments is his extensive ministry experience and involvement in numerous organizations concerned with social justice, human rights and racial justice having. He has served as…
President of the Vermont Ecumenical Council
Conference Minister of the Vermont Conference UCC (the first African American UCC denominational leader in Vermont)
Minister of Education, Ecumenical and Interfaith Relations at Riverside Church in New York City
Adjunct Professor of Religion at New York Theological Seminary
At his church in Jericho, the Rev. Thomas recently produced a seminar series entitled, “Racism in America”, which consisted of nine monthly forums featuring an excellent selection of presenters and discussion leaders.
The October 23 event will be co-sponsored by FORE (Focus on Racial Equality) and the Rutland Area Branch NAACP. Mark your calendar, and stay tuned to The Mountain for further details.