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Convent Avenue Baptist Church

420 W 145th St, New York City, NY 10031-5202
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The warmest of welcomes

We had heard that this was a warm and welcoming community, but didnt realise how true that was. The... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2018
Anita W
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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Very welcoming

Christmas Eve service was lovely and all of the people were very welcoming which is what you should... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2017
BecBelle
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Gold Coast, Australia
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10 Feb 2018
“The warmest of welcomes”
26 Dec 2017
“Very welcoming ”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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420 W 145th St, New York City, NY 10031-5202
Harlem
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

We had heard that this was a warm and welcoming community, but didnt realise how true that was. The people, the sermon.. everything was just really uplifting. Thank you!

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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Christmas Eve service was lovely and all of the people were very welcoming which is what you should expect from any church. The music was all Christmas themed and they were sang so beautifully it brought a tear to my eye. The Reverend gave a...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

It feels strange to "rate" a church. What can I say. This community was very warm and welcoming. The sheer feeling of community was overwhelming. And yes, there was praise and singing and it was beautiful!

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Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

Even for non-catholics it is an amazing experience. We were well received, the songs were great, and the reverend's speech was really good.

1  Thank Vinicius A
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Reviewed 30 July 2014

This church is awesome and its congregation so welcoming. Please respect the fact that you are visiting a church and the congregation which is so welcoming, is deserving of respect. It is a fantastic experience and one I will never forget. Uplifting, happy, memorable.

4  Thank ShazzaLee
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Reviewed 22 October 2013

I had always wanted a gospel experience, but didn't want the "tourist" version. This was the most genuine, welcoming congregation ever! I was a little "put off" initially that they had us visitors line up outside while the congregation continued to enter, but found out...More

7  Thank karajake
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bustling 125th Street, where street vendors and
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