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The Rev. Todd Scoggins leaves CoH

The Rev. Todd Scoggins announced he would leave Cathedral of Hope. He has served as associate pastor of the congregation since 2009.

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CoH marks one-year anniversary of marriage equality

Cathedral of Hope marked the one-year anniversary of marriage equality with a program that included music, speakers, cake and lots of champagne on Sunday, June 25. The Turtle Creek Chorale performed at the beginning and end of the event. The … Continue reading

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Best Bets • 04.29.16

Friday 04.29— Sunday 05.01 Purple Party spins a weekend of partying for a cause Although they call it the Purple Party (singular), there are actually five events all weekend long at this circuit party and fundraiser from the all-volunteer Purple … Continue reading

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Richard Sheridan given probation and provide restitution in graffiti cases

Former Dallas City Council candidate Richard Sheridan was given felony deferred adjudication probation in 2014 graffiti cases that targeted the LGBT community.

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Cathedral of Hope celebrates Ash Wednesday at the Crossroads

The Rev. Neil Cazares-Thomas along with the rest of the pastoral staff of Cathedral of Hope spent evening rush hour at the Crossroads, the corner of Throckmorton Street and Cedar Springs Road so people could receive ashes on Ash Wednesday, the beginning of the Lenten season.

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UCC signs agreement with Boy Scouts

The United Church of Christ signed an agreement with the Boy Scouts of America to affirm the right of UCC congregations to charter Boy Scout troops that are in line with its religious principle of inclusion without discrimination.

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Cazares-Thomas installed as pastor of Cathedral of Hope

On Aug. 22, the Rev. Neil Cazares-Thomas was installed as the new pastor of Cathedral of Hope, the largest church in the world with a primary outreach to the LGBT community and allies. After a two-year search that began with … Continue reading

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Joint statement from CoH and BEB on UCC divestment resolution

Joint Statement from Reverend Dr. Neil G. Cazares-Thomas of Cathedral of Hope (United Church of Christ) and Rabbi Steve Fisch of Congregation Beth El Binah (Union For Reform Judaism):

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Local prayer services for people of Emmanuel AME Church

Cathedral of Hope will have an hour of prayer in solidarity with Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston and for an end to racism and gun violence at 7 p.m. tonight, Thursday June 18, at the Interfaith Peace Chapel, 5910 Cedar Springs Road.

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Rabbinical group condemns conversion therapy

In a long overdue ruling, the Central Conference of American Rabbis condemned “conversion therapy.” The CCAR is the rabbinical association of Reform rabbis.

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