Religious Places, People, and Events in Montgomery County


Father Divine of Montgomery County: Early 20th Century Advocate for Peace and Equality
Speaker: Judy Christensen


The Road to Damascus: Churches and Houses of Worship along New Hampshire Avenue
Speaker: Patricia Andersen
New Hampshire Avenue is home to more than thirty congregations representing nearly all major world religions. Sometimes called the “Highway to Heaven,” this ten-mile stretch of road between the Capital Beltway and Sandy Spring Road boasts an impressive array of religious communities and architectural styles, including the copper-domed