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Cathedral of St. John the Divine

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1047 Amsterdam Avenue, at W. 112th Street
New York, NY 10025 United States
212-316-7540

On view through 2014: Xu Bing’s Phoenix.  This monumental project, culled detritus from construction sites across the rapidly changing urban landscape of Beijing, is a stunning deat of engineering and beauty. Phoenix is composed of two birds, a male called Feng and a female called HuangFeng and Huang—together weighing 12 tons and measuring 90 and 100 feet long, respectively. They hang suspended in the Nave, two majestic birds in perpetual flight beneath its celestial ceiling. Hours: Monday – Saturday, 7am to 6 pm, Sunday 7am – 7 pm.

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March 2017

Wonderful Weavings Children’s Workshop

March 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Exploring the Cathedral’s tapestries and the stories they tell, children will learn about the Medieval craft of weaving. Families will then weave on looms they have crafted from cardboard, paper, and plastic before taking home their own textile creations. Recommended for children ages 4 – 8 years old. $10 per child, with accompanying adult. Check in at Visitor Center upon arrival. purchase tickets: https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pe/10116382

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Wonderful Weavings Children’s Workshop

March 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Exploring the Cathedral’s tapestries and the stories they tell, children will learn about the Medieval craft of weaving. Families will then weave on looms they have crafted from cardboard, paper, and plastic before taking home their own textile creations. Recommended for children ages 4 – 8 years old. $10 per child, with accompanying adult. Check in at Visitor Center upon arrival. purchase tickets: https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pe/10116382

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Dialogues on Race and Religion: The Rising Hope Prison Ministry

March 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Join formerly incarcerated men from The Rising Hope Program in Ministry and Human Services, which offers a post-secondary course of study designed to prepare people in prison for ministry or work in the helping professions, in a discussion of their experiences. Founded by the late Rev. Dr. George (Bill) W. Webber, President Emeritus of New York Theological Seminary, and Dr. Marian Bohen, a college educator and Ursuline nun, Rising Hope operates in several New York state prisons, including Sing Sing,…

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