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Good Friday Walk

  • Young and Harwood 1835 Young Street Dallas, TX, 75201 United States (map)
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On (Good) Friday, April 19, 2019 walk alongside local people of faith in Dallas as a part of The Dallas Area Christian Progressive Alliance and the Young Progressive Christians of Dallas 2019 Good Friday Walk. Together we will reflect upon the people Jesus cared most about--the least amongst us--on the day of his death. Beginning at the intersection of Young and Harwood walk through historically meaningful areas of Dallas and we will end up at City Hall to pray for our city together.

2019 Theme:

“Set the Oppressed Free” From

  • Mass incarceration

  • Unjust treatment of immigrants

  • Grinding poverty

  • A false theology of homophobia and transphobia


2019 Good Friday Walk Route and Times:

10:00 Gather at Young and Harwood (Near First Presbyterian Church Of Dallas)

10:15 Walk instructions and reading of Jesus’s mission statement in Luke 4:18

10:20 First Stop: Main Street Garden, Harwood and Main/Commerce

10:35 Second Stop: Pegasus Plaza, site of the lynching of Allen Brooks.

11:00 Third Stop: The Rosa Parks Statue / Rev. Martin Luther King Fountain

11:20 Fourth Stop: Belo Garden.

11:40 Final Stop: City Hall.


 



Earlier Event: April 18
Maundy Thursday Service
Later Event: April 19
Good Friday Service