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The Rev. José Humphreys

The Rev. José Humphreys

The Rev. José Humphreys is a faith organizer, and pastor of Metro Hope Covenant Church, a multi-ethinic church movement in East Harlem, NYC.  José remains committed to shalom-making in NYC, through facilitating conversation across social, economic, cultural and theological boundaries.

 

Blog Posts by The Rev. José Humphreys

Posted by The Rev. José Humphreys 8 weeks 1 day ago
I stepped off the elevator and was greeted by three men with hoodies in church yesterday. My shoulders tensed for a few moments. Growing up in New York City, I’ve been groomed in paranoia and 20/20...
Posted by The Rev. José Humphreys 2 years 1 week ago
Today I search my soul along with many Americans who are discussing the Trayvon Martin tragedy. These conversations can range from news blogs clamoring for justice to benign disputes about the facts...
Posted by The Rev. José Humphreys 2 years 12 weeks ago
Last Thursday, Jan. 12, I was arrested in the Bronx for civil disobedience along with 43 others. It was a group that consisted mainly of clergy and church laity, a grassroots evangelical effort led...

Articles by The Rev. José Humphreys

Birmingham Revolution: Martin Luther King Jr.’s Epic Challenge to the Church. IVP Books.